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  1. Foerster guilty in assaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Castanet.net

    ... hearing loss in one ear and was suffering from confusion, dizziness and emotional trauma. "I didn't trust anyone in Lumby or Cherryville," she said. "I was forced to move on knowing he was on the streets. I'll never feel the same about my family ...

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  2. Mild weather draws thousands to Table MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | GlobalNews

    ... future, to get their certification for training, and teaching other athletes how to become world-class and Olympians," Lumby explained. "We might be a little bit limited with the vertical terrain here, but we've got some really good pitch - we've ...

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  3. Regional district is for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    It wasn't a surprise that rural Lumby director Rick Fairbairn was elected chairperson of the Regional District of North Okanagan. After all, he has been on the board since 2002, has been vice-chairperson and has been acting chairperson after the death of Patrick Nicol in January.

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  4. Lumby victims identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Castanet.net

    The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of two persons who died following a motor vehicle incident near Lumby on Dec. 6. They were Diedre Naomi-Ann Hughes, aged 57, of Vernon, and her daughter, Emma Maria Danielle Froh, aged 22, of Lumby. Froh was the driver of, and Ms.

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  5. Victims identified in Lumby crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Diedre Naomi-Ann Hughes, 57, of Vernon, and her daughter, Emma Maria Danielle Froh, 22, of Lumby, died Dec. 6 in a motor vehicle accident on Highway 6, near the Tolko mill. According to the B.C. Coroner's Service, Froh was the driver of the vehicle, which was westbound on Highway 6 when it was involved in a collision with a eastbound SUV.

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  6. Okanagan women killed in weekend crash identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | GlobalNews

    The BC Coroners Service has released the names of the two women killed in an accident on Highway 6 Saturday night. Naomi-Ann Hughes, 57, of Vernon, and her daughter, Emma Maria Danielle Froh, 22, of Lumby, died after their car crossed the centreline and hit an oncoming SUV.

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  7. Posse brush back KnightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Sloan, who hails from West Kelowna, opened the offence at 13:16 of the first period. D-man Austin Garrington, a Lumby native, equalized nine minutes into the second frame, from Layne Greene and Zach Andrusiak. Sloan added insurance at 16:61 of the ...

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  8. Christmas begins on the farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... for not only a tree that they cut themselves, but also a taste of Christmas as it used to be. The couple moved to the Lumby-area property in 1974 from Salmon Arm with their four sons, Brad, Brett, Bruce and Bryan. "We lived in a tent at first and ...

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  9. Students wear Santa hatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Gifts are available to families living throughout the North Okanagan, including Armstrong, Falkland, Cherryville, Lumby, Lavington and Coldstream. "But I would like to encourage people to make contact with us, the sooner the better," she said. "And ...

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  10. Plug pulled on power planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... through five years of development programs, silviculture reports and engineering reports," said Mayor Chris Pieper. "Lumby and Cherryville want a further study on this. But the ministry of forests doesn't take risks that I'm aware of so I personally ...

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  11. Realtors' campaign bolsters food banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... will be joined by Enderby Financial and A.L. Fortune Secondary students. There will not be a door-to-door campaign in Lumby but residents can drop food off at the Lumby real estate offices. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's ...

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  12. Personal Best: Make your wishes knownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... with the goal of enhancing quality of life. There will be seven sessions held in various locations in Armstrong, Lumby and Vernon from Dec. 3 until March 5, 2015. Although the sessions are free you must reserve ahead as seating is limited. Topics ...

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  13. Hypothermic hunter at KGHRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Castanet.net

    Hypothermia and a possible dislocated hip have put a Vernon area man into Kelowna General Hospital for the night with non-life threatening injuries. Vernon Search and Rescue search manager Leigh Pearson says a man slipped while hunting near Lumby, approximately eight kilometers up Harris Creek Forrest Service road.

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  14. Kelowna man's hunting trip goes down hillRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | GlobalNews

    A man who was out hunting in Lumby Saturday afternoon was faced with a scary situation after he bent over to adjust a heat pack in his shoes and ended up falling down a ravine. According to Dave Hauber with Vernon Search and Rescue, the 51-year-old Kelowna man's hip gave out, causing him to fall.

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  15. Realtors rally for area food banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... and the food drive will begin at 5 p.m. in all communities Wednesday. There will not be a door-to-door campaign in Lumby but residents can drop food off at the Lumby real estate offices for the local food bank. Among the food items being sought ...

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  16. Motorists urged to take cautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... is south of Highway 97 in Lake Country/Vernon. BC Hydro expects power to be restored by 4 p.m. Another 84 residents in Lumby are without power due to a downed line south of Trinity Valley Road and west of Mabel Lake Road. BC Hydro expects power to ...

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  17. Cherryville road work beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... for time," he said of the community's willingness to fund a watershed assessment. However, Cpl. Henry Proce, with the Lumby RCMP, says there was no request from BCTS or the contractor for police assistance and he decided voluntarily to visit the ...

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  18. Teachers pen chapter in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Presently, the heritage committee is working on a history book on the modern era schools in Vernon, Coldstream and Lumby. "If anyone has photographs of the present schools, we would love to get a copy," said Margaret Myers, adding that Maglio can be ...

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  19. Two Lumby schools close after nearby gas leakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | GlobalNews

    Around 1,200 residents in the Lumby area don't have natural gas. This comes after a car crash Thursday morning severed the main line in Lavington.

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  20. Workers relighting gas after evacuation lifted in Lumby, B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Nanaimo Daily News

    Residents of a small community west of Lumby, B.C., were allowed back into their homes last night after a major gas line rupture that also knocked out power and closed a highway. The line was severed about 9 a.m. Thursday when a car crashed in Lavington, shutting down Highway 6, forcing the evacuation of about 65 homes and clearing out the elementary school.

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