Daybreak KamloopsMinister Mary Polak- more reviews of Mount PolleyAug 21, 2014 | 7:44In the last few weeks, environmental concerns about mining have overshadowed any focus on economic activity.
Since the massive tailings pond spill at Mount Polley, the B.C. government has announced two reviews.
Daybreak KamloopsBC Wildlife Park- Grizzly Bear releaseAug 21, 2014 | 5:42Many of us heard the story about a small, starving orphaned grizzly bear.
They called him Littlefoot.
Last week he was released back into the wild near Fernie.
We started to wonder how successful his release might be.
Daybreak KamloopsDangers of foreign freelancing- Alan BassAug 21, 2014 | 6:13Much of our International news these days comes to us by way of independent journalists.
We rely on freelancers to bring us photos and stories from hard to reach places.
That's how American journalist James Foley built his career.
As you've been h
Daybreak KamloopsCouncil votes to move casino out of downtownAug 20, 2014 | 8:04Downtown Kamloops without a casino.
It's one step closer to reality.
Gateway Casinos, owner of Lake City Casino on Victoria Street...
...applied to move and expand their operation to Versatile Drive in Aberdeen.
Daybreak KamloopsKyler Zeleny- Out West photo book explores Kamloops back yardAug 20, 2014 | 3:24Our next guest knows a lot about the Canadian West.
Kyler Zeleny [ZELL-en-nee] recently drove over 10 thousand miles across Canada, documenting 160 rural communities.
That project resulted in a new book called Out West.
Daybreak KamloopsGolfathon tees off in KamloopsAug 19, 2014 | 3:12Gathering donations while golfing all day long.
Thats the idea behind the annual golf-athon at Sun Rivers in Kamloops.
Michael Chmilar [sh-miller] is head golf pro at Sun Rivers.
He'll be playing golf from dawn to dusk tomorrow.
Daybreak KamloopsVince Ready may mediate teachers strikeAug 19, 2014 | 6:54Meantime, many have pinned their hopes on Vince Ready.
The veteran mediator has agreed to help end the strike.
Or to at least take a shot at mending the fence between teachers and government.
Ready is known as the superhero of hard-to-negotiate lab
Daybreak KamloopsSummer rehearsal at the Stage One Theatre School in KamloopsAug 18, 2014 | 5:19Eleven kids.
Throw in some music and dancing.
And you've got Western Canada Theatre's "Stage One" theatre school.
Daybreak KamloopsTsilqotin demands independent reviewAug 18, 2014 | 5:22An independent review of the Mount Polley disaster.
It's a demand from many groups in the area.
And now the Tsilqotin National Government is calling for one as well.
To find out why, I've reached Chief Roger William.
Daybreak KamloopsThe future of the Mount Polley mine workersAug 15, 2014 | 6:44An update on the Mount Polley Spill. The mining company called a community meeting last night. The local steelworkers president was there.