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Police say $2,000 worth of tools stolen from Kamloops SPCA construction site

By Ashley Legassic
January 15, 2019 - 1:45pm Updated: January 15, 2019 - 4:46pm

KAMLOOPS — Police are looking for two suspects who stole $2,000 worth of tools from the construction site for the new SPCA in Kamloops.

Kamloops RCMP Staff Sgt. Ed Preto says two men went to the site in the 2800-block of Tranquille Road on Jan. 9 at 1:30 a.m.

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Canadian journalist who was kidnapped in Somalia set to speak at TRU

By Ashley Legassic
January 14, 2019 - 10:41am Updated: January 14, 2019 - 11:56am

KAMLOOPS — More than 10 years ago, journalist Amanda Lindhout was kidnapped and held hostage in Somalia. In March, she'll be speaking about it at Thompson Rivers University.

IDays is kicking off at TRU this March, and Lindhout will be the keynote speaker on March 11.