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  1. Village life revealed through numbersRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Vernon Morning Star

    The majority of respondents have lived in Lumby for less than one to 10 years while one quarter have lived in the village for more than 20 years.

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  2. Getting to know: Dayton RickettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    This week, The Morning Star presents her interview with Dayton Ricketts, a 23- year-old singer/songwriter from Lumby.

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  3. Mill ready to run following electrical fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... in a month or two when the mill will really need the kilns. Coldstream Fire Department was backed up by Lavington, Lumby and BX crews initially and later called in Armstrong and Vernon for further assistance. "We owe the success to neighbouring fire ...

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  4. Fire rips through Coldstream millRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... was in the building at the time. The call, which came in before 9 a.m., drew firefighters from Coldstream, Lavington, Lumby and BX-Swan Lake, as well as B.C. Ambulance, Terasen Gas and assistance, including an excavator, from the District of ...

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  5. Family praises emergency crewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... want any more tragedies happening," said Sylvia. The recovery effort included the RCMP, Vernon Search and Rescue, the Lumby Fire Department, B.C. Hydro, a crane operator and a tow truck driver. Richard Fisher, Gregg's brother, was impressed with the ...

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  6. Family praises emergency crewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... want any more tragedies happening," said Sylvia. The recovery effort included the RCMP, Vernon Search and Rescue, the Lumby Fire Department, B.C. Hydro, a crane operator and a tow truck driver. Richard Fisher, Gregg's brother, was impressed with the ...

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  7. Lumby area motorist identifiedRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The B.C. Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who died after a motor vehicle incident in Lumby in the North Okanagan June 14. Fisher was the driver and sole occupant of a pickup truck, which was driving northbound downhill on Shuswap River Drive, a gravel road, at about 8 p.m. when the vehicle left the road and rolled down an ... (more)

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  8. Nakusp woman dies in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Castanet.net

    North Okanagan RCMP says speed is likely the culprit that sent her car into a roll at 9 a.m., 41-kilometres east of Lumby, near Angel Falls.

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  9. Call for barriers along Shuswap River Drive after dead man pulled from submerged carRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | GlobalNews

    ... drive off the road near Mabel Lake Road and Shuswap River Drive. READ MORE: Truck in Shuswap River may belong to Lumby man The fast moving river, swollen with winter run-off, was considered too dangerous for crews to enter on a recovery mission. An ...

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  10. B.C. securities regulator alleges that Victoria lawyer and Lumby...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Canada NewsWire

    BCSC staff maintains that Morrice and Byrne worked together to create and sell shell companies, and were purportedly involved with three mining companies that were shell companies with minimal assets and no active business: According to the notice, Morrice created and maintained the shells by facilitating their incorporation, opening their bank ... (more)

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  11. Divers locate Lumby area driverRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | Vernon Morning Star

    RCMP divers entered the Shuswap River Thursday, near the dam on Mabel Lake Road, and discovered a 1994 Ford truck that plunged into the water June 14. B.C. Hydro, which operates the dam, helped divers by drawing down the river so they could initiate the search.

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  12. MMBC recycling program expands in British ColumbiaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Recycling Today

    ... continues to expand. On July 15, 2014, the Armstrong, British Columbia, Bottle Depot and the Venture Bottle Depot in Lumby began accepting MMBC materials. "We would like to acknowledge MMBC for recognizing the concerns of our residents, which ...

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  13. Rural Lumby home sustains fire damageRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... the site in a timely manner." On the way back to the hall, firefighters dealt with a vehicle fire on Vernon Street in Lumby at 10 p.m. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for ...

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  14. Inquest date set for Lavington mill deathRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Vernon Morning Star

    The B.C. Coroners Service has established new dates for a public inquest into the death of a Lumby man.

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  15. Stork Report: New arrivalsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... B.C. A great-granddaughter for Elizabeth Kennedy of Williams Lake. June 29: Born to Rylan and Sarah Gatzke of Lumby, a boy, 7 lbs. 6 oz., named Luca Conrad . A brother for Gia, 2 1/2. A grandson for Roxsy and Marcel Salvas of Lumby, B.C.; Cindy and ...

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  16. Man killed by horned cowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Castanet.net

    ... out of Cherryville, Castanet news has learned that a man lost his life after being struck by a cow. According to the Lumby RCMP and the BC Coroner the man was working on a cattle farm on Campbell Road in Cherryville corralling the herd, when a ...

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  17. Local hang glider wins national championshipRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Prince Albert Daily Herald

    ... he said. "It was kind of strange when you think about it -- I didn't think I was good enough." Yet his success at the Lumby Air Days races belied that trepidation, as Theoret placed first in the king post hang gliders' division -- an early victory ...

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  18. MMBC expands PPP recycling to five more communitiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Solid Waste and Recycling

    ... rk of over 160 depots also continues to expand. On July 15, the Armstrong Bottle Depot and the Venture Bottle Depot in Lumby started accepting MMBC materials.

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  19. Heat sparks Okanagan campfire banRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Vernon Morning Star

    ... and protect public safety," said Tanya Laing Gahr, Vernon's communications co-ordinator. Others initiating a ban are Lumby, the Regional District of North Okanagan, Spallumcheen, Lake Country, Enderby, the Splatsin First Nation, the Okanagan Indian ...

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  20. Orex to Drill 5,000 Metres on the Jumping Josephine Gold-Silver ProjectRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    DDL is an experienced diamond drilling company, with a service and supply office in Lumby, BC.

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