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  1. Stork Report: New arrivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Baylee Luba Fuhr-Jacobson . A sister for Kiyler, 17 months. A granddaughter for Darcy Gerlinsky and Deanna Wells of Lumby; Tracy Fuhr and Tim Frost, Brian Jacobson, all of Vernon. A niece for Autumn Marchand of Vernon. A great-granddaughter for ...

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  2. Tree falls on menRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Vernon Morning Star

    WorkSafe B.C. is investigating a logging accident east of Lumby Wednesday morning that resulted in one man being airlifted to Kelowna General Hospital. Three men from an Enderby contracting firm were working in the bush 34 kilometres east of Lumby off Highway 6 and approximately 45 kilometres up a forest service road, in the Keefer Lake area, when a dislodged tree came sliding down the mountainside, striking the three men.

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  3. Tree falls on three loggers, requiring full scale rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | GlobalNews

    Emergency crews were called to a logging accident just after 8 a.m. Wednesday morning. Three loggers were hit by a tree in the Monashee Pass area, about 34 kilometers east of Lumby.

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  4. Historical comedy tells story of Lumby and areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    It looms over Lumby and the White Valley with its two humps, but the mountainous formation known as Camel Hump has had a few names. "Someone told me that Camel Hump was once called Coyote Sleeping, but our First Nations call it the Signal Place or the Listening Place," said Lumby playwright Phillip Wagner, who is about bring the play he wrote about the area to the local stage.

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  5. Car found burnt and shot upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Castanet.net

    ... Audi was found two days later, about four kilometres up Nobel Canyon Road in Coldstream. According to Cpl. Proce, two Lumby residents left their vehicle window open and a purse in plain sight, when they went for a walk on the Salmon Trail, on the ...

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  6. Three arrested, including mother and son, in Lumby 'drug rip.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Vernon Morning Star

    Individuals forcibly broke into a home on Grandview Avenue on March 27 and stole marijuana plants that were being cultivated under a license from Health Canada. Lumby RCMP investigated and proposed charges of break, enter and theft were recommended against three individuals: one is a youth from Lumby; the other two are a mother and son from Vernon.

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  7. Poll: Pot products for pets?Read the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Castanet.net

    True Leaf Medicine International has applied to become a Health Canada medical marijuana licensed producer. The Lumby firm, which has financial backing from former B.C. premier Mike Harcourt, has identified potential new revenue sources in the pet nutrition industry.

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  8. Balancing actRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... officers for the city core and volunteers for the rural areas surrounding Vernon. It seems to work for Coldstream, Lumby and others. In terms of policing; we need more auxiliaries, trained, armed and living in Vernon long-term. These officers would, ...

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  9. Pot for pets True Leaf's planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Castanet.net

    True Leaf Medicine International has applied to become a Health Canada medical marijuana licensed producer. The Lumby firm, which has financial backing from former B.C. premier Mike Harcourt, has identified potential new revenue sources in the pet nutrition industry.

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  10. Neil Bruce - a life and deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Castanet.net

    Fifty years ago, Const. Neil Bruce gave his life to save another. He was shot in the line of duty trying to save a Lumby woman who was being savagely raped in a cabin on Powers Creek in an area we now know as Glenrosa.

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  11. Const. Neil Bruce - the manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Castanet.net

    Fifty years ago Const. Neil Bruce gave his life to save another. He was shot in the line of duty trying to save a Lumby woman who was being savagely raped in a cabin on Powers Creek in an area we now know as Glenrosa.

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  12. Remembering Const. BruceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Castanet.net

    Bruce was shot while attempting to negotiate the release of a 16-year old Lumby girl, who was being forcibly confined and sexually assaulted in a cabin near Powers Creek. He was shot during an early morning incident on April 10, 1965, in what is now Glenrosa and died in hospital four days later.

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  13. Cherryville home raidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... the information was they were using stolen electricity to power this grow operation," said Cpl. Henry Proce, with the Lumby RCMP. A 40-year-old man was arrested on scene, transported to Vernon police cells and will be charged for the alleged theft ...

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  14. Drugs, beatings and crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Castanet.net

    The tenant had a legal licence to grow marijuana, and that was the sole purpose the home was broken into. - Police attended to a single-vehicle accident on Highway 6 near Frank's Store in Cherryville, Thursday at 10 p.m. A 39-year-old Lumby resident had rolled his truck and, after being removed by fire crews, became combative with ambulance staff.

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  15. Region asked about water fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Salmon Arm Observer

    ... could evolve into something similar to the Okanagan Basin Water Board, which focuses on a variety of water issues. "Lumby is already spending a lot of money on its liquid waste management plan and doing work on our creeks," said director Kevin ...

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  16. Mulgrave Titans take silver at senior girls 'A' provincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | North Shore News

    Daniela Martin of the Mulgrave senior girls basketball team goes on the attack at the provincial A championships held recently in Lumby. The top-seeded Titans claimed silver.

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  17. Wind rips through regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Vernon Morning Star

    At around 7 p.m., Lumby RCMP officers responded to a residence in the 400 block of Lumby Mabel Lake Road for a Hydro hazard caused by the wind. While B.C. Hydro and the Lumby volunteer fire department were on-scene, a tree fell down causing risk to other mobile homes.

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  18. Radioman hangs up micRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Castanet.net

    ... the shuttle challenger disaster and Sept. 11, 2001," said Morrison. Born at Vernon Jubilee Hospital and raised in Lumby, where his parents owned a service station, Morrison has had a lifelong love of cars, in particular his 1969 Pontiac Beaumont, ...

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  19. at Ranom: Climb every mountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Silver Star's summit shouldn't really count as one of them. I have only been atop one of the humps of Camel Hump near Lumby. I have looked to Bluenose above Lavington, but never climbed to her snowy top. My last trip to Monashee Provincial Park was ...

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  20. RCMP officers investigate theft of vehicle batteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... responded to a call reporting an adult male was being beat up by five youth wearing hoodies in the downtown area of Lumby. "They ran off when the police car arrived in the area," said Proce. "The victim was not able to provide many details or their ...

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