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Grand Forks remembers historic hotel

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Wednesday morning, firefighters try in vain to stop flames from tearing through The Grand Forks Hotel in Grand Forks, B.C., built in 1909. (RCMP)
On his way to Nelson Thursday, for the premiere of Khaos, Daybreak host Chris Walker stopped in Grand Forks.

He couldn't miss the burnt shell of the old Grand Forks Hotel. It's right downtown.

So is the Kokomo coffee shop. In fact, its bay window looks over the pile of ashes that was once a historical haunt.

Chris went inside to find out who was sitting in that window and to hear their thoughts on the much-changed view from their plush armchairs.
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