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City sees nothing wrong with size of staff By Andrea Klassen STAFF REPORTER firstname.lastname@example.org
An internal audit of the organizational practices that found Kamloops has more managers and staff than other B.C. communities of its size hasn’t led to a reduction in city workers. According to an in-house update released under the Freedom of Information Act last month, the city chose not to make “significant changes” to its organizational structure following the report by Born Consulting, a local-government management firm — an audit originally conducted in 2008.
But, city parks, recreation and culture director Byron McCorkell said, that’s because the larger number of staff identified didn’t represent that many positions. The original report showed the city has just under nine per cent more staff than other communities of a similar size — 659 employees, compared to an average of 607. It also has three per cent more people in management roles. “We’re talking about two positions,” said McCorkell. “So, really, you have to look at what services we’re providing in comparison with the other communities . . . and, overall, we feel our management group is in line.
“That’s what that number is saying to us. Statistically, we may have a couple more bodies, but overall we’re in pretty good shape.” McCorkell said it’s also worth noting the original report showed the city’s operating costs were seven per cent lower than average. “The bottom line in any conversation is how cost-effective are you? And, we feel we’re quite good in that regard. “So, we’re going to continue doing what we do.” According to the original report, the city is delivering “quality services to its residents on a similar cost basis as other similar-sized communities.”
However, it cautions the city against expanding much more than it has, calling any further staffing increases “not possible to justify.” McCorkell said that’s generally a recommendation the city has taken to heart. “We’re not going to go into a big hiring mode,” he said. “We’re going to continue to do what we do and fill vacancies. But, we’re not going to be expanding greatly.” According to an update looking at how the city has implemented the report during the last several years, all requests for new staff must now undergo a business-case analysis before they’re considered at budget time.
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Boy inspired to keep helping By Andrea Klassen STAFF REPORTER email@example.com
Christian Beatty, 9, shows off some of the donations from his two-day food drive, which netted 1,127 pounds of food and $1,100 cash for the Kamloops Food Bank. Beatty said he’d like the food drive to become an annual event. Andrea Klassen/KTW
As the final donations from his weekend food drive were weighed and added up, Christian Beatty was beaming. Over two days, the nine-year-old Juniper Ridge resident collected 1,127 pounds of food, plus another $1,100 in cash. His reaction? “Ho-lee crap.” After hearing about a fire at the Kamloops Food Bank last week that destroyed most of the organization’s food supplies, Beatty initially set out to collect enough food to fill his parents’ truck at least once. His first day of colBASS A8 lection at the Juniper Market netted nearly 500 pounds of non-perishable goods. The rest came during a second collection day on Monday, Aug. 6, at the Real Canadian Superstore. “Lots and lots of people came,” said Christian, who said his final tally is well beyond what he had hoped. “I felt like people actually meant what they did. Like, they did it not just because [the food bank] burned down, but because they wanted to.” Bernadette Siracky, food bank executive director, praised the outpouring of community support that has followed the fire. “This is amazing,” she said. “We actually have food to put in hampers . . . this community supports us, always.” Beatty wasn’t the only person with a big donation to bring in Tuesday morning. Kevin Rains, branch manager at the Sahali Scotiabank also stopped by as the food was being weighed to drop off a cheque from all three local branches for $5,000. Rains said he and his co-workers heard about Beatty’s project on the news and wanted to pitch in. “I think this young man is pretty inspirational,” he said. Though he had never organized a food drive before this past weekend, Beatty said he’s now planning an event for next August and hopes to run one every year.
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A Kamloops boater could face criminal charges after a long-weekend collision on the South Thompson River landed three floaters in hospital. Kamloops RCMP Const. Bernie Ward said the collision took place on Sunday, Aug. 5, just before 6:30 p.m., as a trio of women floated along the river in tubes. According to Ward, the women told investigators “a
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A Calgary man is clinging to life in a Kamloops hospital bed after a violent altercation on the North Shore over the long weekend. The age of the victim has not yet been made public, but police said they were called to Royal Inland Hospital early on Sunday, Aug. 5, after a man suffering serious head injuries was dropped off by friends at the emergency room. Doctors quickly placed the victim in a medically induced coma, so investigators have yet to speak with him. The man’s friends, however, told police they were walking down Wood Street in the area of Cherry Avenue apartment buildings at about 4 a.m. when they engaged in a back-and-forth conversation with a group of men on an apartment balcony. Kamloops RCMP Const. Bernie Ward said the group from the balcony then left the building and made
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An investigation into an industrial fire at Kemp Concrete on the Tk’emlups reserve is on hold due to fears the damaged building could collapse. “It’s too dangerous to go in,” said Kamloops Fire Rescue investigator Dan Funk. Investigators are waiting for a structural-engineer’s report on the burned mechanical shop and, Funk said, it’s possible the structure will have to be propped up to make it safe to go back in. The fire started at about 8 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 5, at the Chief Louis Way site. At the time of the blaze, firefighters and Kamloops RCMP said the fire could have triggered an explosion, because it was in an area where flammable and compressed chemicals were stored.
Funk said that’s no longer a concern for the investigative team. “There were chemicals in there at the time and there was a lot of gasses too, compressed gasses that were a concern,” he said. “But, now that it’s cool, it should be better to go in, providing we can get the structural integrity.”
Man sought in food-bank ﬁre Kamloops RCMP are still on the hunt for a man who may have been involved in the Aug. 2 fire at the Kamloops Food Bank. Const. Bernie Ward said investigators are making progress in their attempt to track down a man who was seen hanging around the agency for several hours before the fire broke out. “They’re definitely going after this with zeal,” said Ward. “There is a description in this par-
ticular instance which in the past we’ve lacked, so this is good.” The man was described by neighbours as non-white, with long hair and carrying a red backpack or sleeping bag. He was also riding a bicycle. “It’s a good description. And the other thing about it is the nature of this thing,” Ward said. “People call in more when you’re hitting the homeless and needy. “Harm the food bank or steal the Girl Guide money and stuff, and look out.” According to Kamloops Fire Rescue, the fire started in a lean-to shed next to the food bank’s storage area. Fire captain Kevin Hall said it’s not clear what started the fire, as there were no obvious accelerants found at the scene. While the blaze was contained to the storage space, it destroyed more than a month’s supply of food destined for food bank hampers.
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An Edmonton murder suspect accused of stabbing an undercover Mountie in Barriere last fall before allegedly twice stabbing his cellmate at Kamloops Regional Correctional Centre during a game of Scrabble is slated to stand trial next week. Mark Lindsay, who is being held in custody in Alberta on a seconddegree murder charge, is expected to appear in person at the Kamloops Law Courts on Monday, Aug. 13, to stand trial on two counts of aggravated assault. The son of a former Edmonton police chief, the 25-year-old is alleged to have stabbed his cellmate twice in the same eye — once with a pen and once with a pencil — last October. The cellmate, a 21-year-old Kelowna man, was left blinded in one eye. That incident took place about a month after Lindsay entered KRCC following his arrest north of Kamloops. He was apparently the subject of an RCMP Mr. Big undercover operation, in which officers pose as gangsters in an attempt to convince a suspect to confess to a crime.
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F KAMLOOPS IS EVER LOOKING TO FILL THE POSITION OF OFFICIAL CITY CHEERLEADER, LOOK NO FARTHER THAN BERNADETTE SIRACKY. You can’t have a conversation with her right now without hearing how absolutely wonderful the city is, in her view. And she’s had a pretty good opportunity to make that assessment in the past week since getting a phone call while on vacation in the U.S. that the food bank she oversees was on fire. I can just imagine how she felt because when I returned to the hotel in Lethbridge, where I was staying, and saw an email about the fire, I went into some sort of “oh-dear-what-canwe-do-what’s-happening-oh-dear!” mode. In fact, I didn’t even read my text to Bernadette that night, which led to a weird spell-check moment that left her wondering who was texting her and why were they asking about “his woman.” I thought I had typed “Heck, woman.” She is still making fun of it when we talk. The fact she can joke at a time like this speaks volumes about resilience. Within hours, it seems, Kamloops had started to rally as it learned an apparent arsonist had managed to burn the one area of the main Wilson Street building where food that was destined for hampers for the next two months was being stored. Volunteers were out every day emptying donation bins at local grocery stores, something that just
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LEVEL doesn’t happen. Volunteers, staff and a couple of board members were at the site on Monday — a statutory holiday when they could have been vegging out at a lake or hanging with friends at a cabin — to make sure hampers were ready to be given out this week. In fact, Bernadette said, there were more volunteers there this week than ever before. People were stopping to hand over donations, be they food or cash, on a regular basis. It continued through this week. That fact means that this list won’t be complete because, even as I sit here writing this column, there are people dropping off food or cash or cheques to help the food bank. There was the couple from Phase One Heating who brough more than 200 pounds of food they had bought. Their children have never known a day when there wasn’t enough food on the table, the wife said, so they wanted to help those who live with that reality. Some folks from Scotia Bank brought $5,000. Denis Peterson of Coopers Foods
called and offered his company to do whatever it needed to do to help. Christian Beatty, a nine-year-old who has his own personal link with the food bank, collected hundreds of pounds of food and plenty of cash in a drive he decided on as soon as he heard about the fire. National Rent-A-Car called offering to help, as did Valley First Credit Union. An employee at the Delta Sun Peaks who had a load of scrap metal he was taking in brought the cash he received from it to add to the collection. Rotary Daybreak came to help, as did Graycon Computers. who look after equipment at the building. BDO Dunwoody called to help. Project X gave theatre-goers for its production of Romeo and Juliet a discount if they brought food. Folks at food banks in Vancouver, Surrey and Merritt called offering whatever they could send that would help. Some folks have wondered aloud why the food collection is happening, since the agency has insurance that will cover the losses. Anyone who has ever dealt with an insurance claim knows the answer to that question. Yes, the food will eventually be replaced by insurance — but people continue to need help feeding themselves and their families now. And — no surprise to Bernadette and her staff — Kamloops is making sure that happens. firstname.lastname@example.org
It seems a shame that, with such a wealth of possibilities, the best Conservative leader John Cummins could do with a damning audit of legislature finances was to take a shot at Bill Barisoff. It’s clear from Auditor General John Doyle’s report some major reform is needed when it comes to finances at B.C.’s Legislature. And, in response to the report, which concluded financial practices at the Legislature were little short of a train wreck, there appears to be some needed change on the way. It’s a sad truth politicians and bureaucracies of every stripe play fast and loose with the public purse at times. In this case, it is dramatic how far out of whack things have gotten — Doyle’s report concluded a $1.3-billion adjustment is needed. Without a doubt, Doyle’s report is going to play against the Liberals with an election less than a year away. Surely Cummins could have found a better political target than Barisoff, questioning his conduct while calling for his resignation. True, as Speaker Barisoff holds overall responsibility for the finances, but there are factors that need to be considered. First, Barisoff does not stand alone. As Speaker, he is also chair of the nonpartisan legislative assembly management committee, where the true responsibility lies. Then too, the books didn’t get out of whack based on either a single man or even a single administration’s doing. It is against the system that allowed this mismanagement to go on for so long that Cummins should be directing his ire, not against a man or even a party. The province doesn’t need rhetoric. It needs real change, — Penticton Western News
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Re: A TALE OF TWO TOURS
Radiation and a side of vaccine Editor: Forty years ago, I had a malignant cancer which had spread to my muscles and lymph nodes. A radical mastectomy ensued and was followed by 18 radiation treatments. What could I do to survive? I convinced myself that if I received the smallpox vaccination and all other
inoculations I could get, they would fight the cancer. So, I asked for them and got them. It might be why I am still alive. Not long ago, I read that a vaccine related to the smallpox vaccine helped rid a rat of brain cancer. There have been studies regarding the effects of this vaccine and it appears they
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You think the Red Bridge is narrow? Editor: I would like to commend you for the excellent articles that appeared in KTW’s special edition on July 3, 2012, marking the 200th anniversary of the founding of our community. I would like to be able to add to this in a small way dealing with the articles regarding the mentioning of the five road bridges that remain today after the demolition of the Black Bridge back in 1972. I was born in Kamloops in 1938
and do remember crossing this bridge many times with my Grandfather on his way the the Kamloops Golf course. People think the Red Bridge is narrow but they would change their minds if they had to cross the old Black Bridge, at least it sure seemed awful narrow to me in the early 1950s. Sonny Zart Kamloops
Editor: The senior RCMP membersw leave much to be desired. For example, a dog died as a result of a cruel beating and the owner will be sentenced to the full extent of the law. We have discredited female police members who suffer from harassment by male members. Now, we have Monte Robinson, who killed a Polish immigrant and a cyclist and he walks with just a 12-month conditional sentence. To defend himself, he lawyered-up and lied. This low-life is an insult to our legal system and a disgrace to the RCMP and to his heritage. Senior RCMP members continue to sweep the wrongdoings of other members under the rug. Is this justice? J. Deesno Ashcroft
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Prime Minister Stephen Harper has rejected suggestions his government is considering pushing through the proposed Northern Gateway oil pipeline across northern B.C. Harper was asked about Enbridge Inc.’s pipeline project at a stop in Vancouver on Tuesday, Aug. 7, and the frequent accusation he has already decided it is in the national interest for it to proceed. “I’ve been very clear that decisions on these kinds of projects are made through an independent evaluation conducted by scientists into the economic costs and risks that are associated with the project,” Harper said. “I think that’s the only way governments can handle controversial projects of this manner, to ensure that things are evaluated on an independent basis, scientifically, and not simply on political criteria.” Harper told reporters he has spoken with B.C. Premier Christy Clark and other premiers about pipelines,
Prime Minister Stephen Harper said in Vancouver his government won’t impose a proposed oil pipeline across northern B.C. Black Press file photo
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Itâ€™s something altruistic Kamloops residents usually only think about in the weeks leading up to Christmas â€” donating toys to kids in need. But, a local womenâ€™s shelter is hoping to capitalize on some summer generosity with a toy drive aimed at helping displaced youth celebrate special occasions â€” and just be kids â€” yearround. Throughout August, the Y Womenâ€™s Emergency Shelter is running a program called The Empty Toy Box Project. â€œBasically, the idea is that every time a child comes to the
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OW MUCH DO TYRANTS FEAR MOCKERY? Consider the case of Belarus, often called “the last dictatorship in the heart of Europe,” where President Alexander Lukashenko has just fired his airforce and border-security chiefs because they did not stop a Swedish light plane from dropping teddy bears into the country. The plane, chartered by a Swedish publicrelations firm called Studio Total, crossed into Belarusian air space from Lithuania on July 4 and dropped hundreds of teddy bears on little parachutes on the outskirts of the capital of Minsk. The teddies bore labels calling for freedom of speech and respect for human rights, which is only
GWYNNE DYER World WATCH what Lukashenko’s opponents within the country demand — before they are carted off to jail. Lukashenko, who has won every “election” in Belarus since 1994, was furious. “Why didn’t the commanders intercept that flight?” he raged last week. “Who did they sympathize with?” In reality, his commanders weren’t paying much attention to air defences because nobody is going to bomb Belarus, but he
couldn’t accept that explanation. His power rests on people believing he is too strong to resist and the teddy bears said the opposite, very loudly. Meanwhile, some hundreds of kilometres to the east, a trial opened last week in Moscow. Three young women, Maria Alyokhina, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Yekaterina Samutsevich – Masha, Nadia and Katya to their friends – face a charge of hooliganism that could send them to jail for seven years for singing a song in church. Their real offence is that it was an antiVladimir Putin song. Masha, Nadia and Katya belong to a punk rock band called Pussy Riot. It’s a loose collective of about 10 young Moscow women, femi-
Nadezhda Tolokonnikova (left), Maria Alyokhina, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Yekaterina Samutsevich, who perform in the Russian band Pussy Riot, are in jail awaiting trial after performing a song in a church mocking Russian president Vladimir Putin.
nists in a very macho country who dress in brightly coloured clothes and balaclavas and use music and performance art to criticize the repression and conformity they see around them. They are funny, brave and sometimes offensive. They are not criminals. In an action one band member later called an “ethical mistake,” five of them entered the Cathedral of Christ the Redeemer in Moscow last March, stepped onto the altar and delivered a cheeky, shrieky song begging the Virgin Mary to free Russia from Putin. A companion videotaped them and the performance lasted exactly 51 seconds before security guards intervened and the police were called. The cops came and took down three of the band members’s names (the other two escaped), but made no arrests, did not confiscate the videotape and did not open a case against anybody. Only nine people had seen the performance and most of them were guards. It just wasn’t worth pursuing — until the video appeared on YouTube two weeks later and went viral. This all happened during the election campaign that saw Putin return as Russia’s president after eight previous years in that job and four more as prime
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Church head claims song an eternal sin XFrom A19
Pussy Riot chose to make its protest in Moscow’s cathedral in response to its patriarch’s public statements it was “unChristian” to demonstrate and the Putin era is “a miracle of God.” It is alleged the patriarch called Putin demanding legal action against the blasphemers. He was certainly cross — his spokesman, Vsevolod Chaplin, declared that “God condemns what [Pussy Riot] have done. I’m convinced that this sin will be punished in this life and the next. God revealed this to me like he revealed the gospels to the Church.” But, the decision to make a horrible example of the young women was Putin’s, not the patriarch’s. People accused of non-violent crimes are hardly ever held in custody in Russia before their trials, but Masha, Nadia and Katya were refused bail and have already been in prison for five
months. Nobody has been allowed to visit them, though two of the three have small children. The state-controlled TV channels (that is, almost all of them) have waged an endless propaganda war against them, portraying them as foreign agents. The trial verges on the ridiculous. On Aug. 2, a lawyer for one of the cathedral guards (who has “suffered deeply” and lost sleep over the incident), described the punk band as “the tip of an iceberg of extremists, trying to break down the thousand-year edifice of the Russian Orthodox Church by . . . guiding the flock through trickery and cunning not to God, but to Satan.” And behind it all, of course, was the “world government” — the Satanic West. The girls of Pussy Riot — they deliberately call themselves girls (“devushki” in Russian) to emphasise their innocence and
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This offer can be used in conjunction with most retail consumer offers made available by Ford at either the time of factory order or delivery, but not both. Employee Pricing is not combinable with CPA, GPC, CFIP, Daily Rental Allowance and A/X/Z/D/F-Plan programs. ‡‡No purchase necessary. For full contest rules, eligible vehicle criteria, and to enter as a Ford owner, visit www.ford.ca/shareourpridecontest (follow the entry path applicable to you, complete all mandatory ﬁelds and click on ‘submit’) or visit your local Ford Dealer for details. Open only to residents of Canada who have reached the age of majority, possess a valid graduated level provincially issued driver’s license, and are owners of Ford branded vehicles (excluding ﬂeet customers and all Lincoln and Mercury models). Eligible vehicle criteria includes requirement that it be properly registered in Canada in the contest entrant’s name (matching vehicle ownership), and properly registered/plated and insured. Non-Ford owners can enter by mailing an original 100 word essay on “what they like about Ford”, with their full name, full mailing address, email, daytime phone number (with area code) to: Vanessa Richard, Pareto Corp., 1 Concorde Gate, Suite 200, Toronto, ON, M3C 4G4. Contest closes at 11:59pm (PST) on the last day of the 2012 Ford Employee Pricing campaign which will be no earlier than August 31, 2012. Limit of 1 entry per person. Up to 8 prizes available to be won in Canada in 3 possible prize categories, each worth up to CAD$50,000. Chances of winning are dependent on the total number of entries received up to each 10,000 interval of unit sales under the Employee Pricing campaign (“Draw Trigger”). Odds of winning decrease as the contest progresses, more entries are made into the contest, and opportunities for Draw Triggers lessen. 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LOCAL NEWS DOGGONE HOT Degas, a nine-year-old Sheltie owned by Jan Newlove of Kamloops enjoys his shade umbrella while he watches beach lovers spend their day at Pioneer Park. George Wycherley/KTW
It is with deep sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Dell Brumbaugh on August 2, 2012 at the age of 69. Dell was predeceased by her husband Buzz in 1993. She will be lovingly remembered by her children Dean (Patty), Shelley, Lori, and Scott (Jen). Also left to cherish her memory are her grandchildren Brett, Tyson, Logan, Kelsey and Erin and her brother Don (Irene) Ritchey of Terrace. For Mom, summer was her time to shine. She spent many hours lovingly tending her beautiful ﬂower garden which brought her great joy. Christmas won’t be the same without her homemade molasses bread and grape jelly. A special thank you to all the friends, family and neighbours who so thoughtfully cared for mom during her illness. A private service will be held at a later date. In lieu of ﬂowers donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Arrangements entrusted to Kamloops Funeral Home 250-554-2577 Condolences may be emailed to the family from www.kamloopsfuneralhome.com
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JAMES LOWELL GOLTZ Born October 29, 1946, Died August 1, 2012 Daughters Candace, Alycia (Jed), Rebekka (Rick), and Tamar; grandchildren Esther, John, Noah, Daniel, Elise, Simon, Ian, Rachel and Michael; mother Rae, father Robert; brothers and sisters Verna, Karleen and Gary; David Gose; nieces and nephews Alexa, Ashley, Neil, Trapper, McKenzie and Morgan; faithful friend Catherine. Born and raised in Northern Minnesota and spent many years in Canada. He lived his lifetime being all the things he loved: hunter, outﬁ tter, cowboy, woodsman, father, craftsman, explorer, philosopher, athlete & artist. He loved his family, and lived everyday to the fullest. His favourite place to be was hunting on horseback in the mountains. Remembered as an enigma of days gone by.
Don’t think of her as gone away, Her journey’s just begun. Life holds so many facets, This earth is only one. Just think of her as resting, From the sorrows and the tears, In a place of warmth and comfort, Where there are no days and years. Think how she must be wishing, That we could know today, How nothing but our sadness, Can really pass away. And think of her as living, In the hearts of those she touched, For nothing loved is ever lost; And she was loved so much. E. Brenneman
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Five Kamloops-based athletes went to London for the Olympic Summer Games. Catharine Pendrel is the only one left with a chance to medal — Page A26
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Pendrel set to take on the world By Marty Hastings STAFF REPORTER
Party late or get up early. Those are two ways to watch Catharine Pendrel — Kamloops’ last medal hope — go for gold on Saturday, Aug. 11, at the Olympic Summer Games. The women’s crosscountry mountain biking event gets underway at 4:30 a.m., B.C. time. It will be held on 550-acre Hadleigh Farm, a hilly outdoor course in the Essex countryside, about 60 kilometres outside London. Pendrel, ranked No. 1 in the world heading into the Games, is familiar with the course — she won the Olympic test event held at Hadleigh last July. “Racing and being successful on that course
tells me that I can be successful on that course again,” Pendrel told KTW. “I’ve shown myself to be top three in the world the last couple years. That definitely is my goal going in there.” The 32-year-old Harvey, N.B., product moved to Kamloops — world-renowned for its mountain-biking terrain — in 2006. Among her favourite places to ride are
Dufferin, on Schubert Drive and along the North Thompson River toward McLure. Pendrel won the world championship in 2011 and the International Cycling Union (ICU) Mountain Bike World Cup earlier this year. She placed fourth at the Games in Beijing four years ago, missing the podium by nine seconds. The course at
Hadleigh, which will take about an hour and a half to complete (setting your alarm for 5:30 a.m. might work . . .), has been altered since Pendrel won the test event in 2011. Organizers widened the usually narrow track to encourage more passing, according to cbc.ca. Hadleigh is also said to be TV-friendly, due to its lack of trees and open countryside. The five top-ranked female ICU crosscountry mountain bikers are, in order, Pendrel, Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjaa of Norway, Julie Bresset of France, Maja Wloszczowska of Poland and Annie Last of Great Britain. “I know there are a lot of women with the same goal and a lot of women that can be top three on any given day,”
Frizell left wondering after measuring-system ﬂaw By Marty Hastings STAFF REPORTER
Sultana Frizell was feeling hard done by after the women’s hammer-throw qualification round at the Olympic Summer Games in London on Wednesday, Aug. 8. The Kamloops-based Canadian athlete will not compete in the final, but she might have if there was not a problem
with the event’s computerized measuring system, which misfired on Frizell’s first effort — her best of the day. The distance of the throw was not recorded. Frizell was allowed a re-throw, but none of her official tosses matched the discounted heave. Her best recorded throw of 67.45 metres was well short of the qualifying mark.
“Unfortunately you’d like to double-check your [stuff] before you go ahead with an actual competition, so that was not within my expectations to have the measuring system not work,” Frizell told Brian McNair of Metroland Media Group. “It’s unfortunate and I did have three more throws, but I wasn’t able to execute on the three throws like my
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Pendrel said. “If I bring the best legs I can be the most successful, but I’m also going to need luck and smarts.” Kamloops will need coffee — perhaps a little Baileys, too.
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It won’t be of the same ilk as an Andy Murray-Roger Federer final, but tennis action across Kamloops will be hot this weekend when the Sunshine Open returns. “It’s amazing how many out-of-town people are coming and I’ve been turning people away because it’s full,” tournament director Al
Lincoln said. “People love coming to it and it’s called the Sunshine Open for a reason.” The tournament will be played at Kamloops Tennis Centre (KTC) and Riverside and Charles Anderson parks in hot temperatures under sunny skies, if Environment Canada’s predictions come to fruition. Spectators are invited to drop by and watch
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Longboard Challenge coming to Sun Peaks There is still room for local longboarders to take up the challenge at Sun Peaks Resort. The 5Forty Longboard Challenge is slated for Sunday, Aug. 19. There were 75 available spots, but more than 40 have been taken. “Sun Peaks’ terrain has a lot of longboard-
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Rockets’ blue liner jets to SAIT on scholarship Cora Sutton of the female midget AAA Thompson Okanagan Rockets has earned a hockey scholarship to SAIT Polytechnic. The NorKam secondary graduate, a defenceman who captained the Rockets last season, will study civil engineering at the Calgary school starting this fall. Sutton registered three goals and 17 points in 28 games with the Rockets in the 20112012 campaign. Thompson Okanagan fell 2-1 to the Fraser Valley Phantom in a best-of-three provincialfinal series last season. The Kelowna-based team is holding tryouts for the 2012-2013 season in the Little Apple from Friday, Aug. 10, to Sunday, Aug. 12.
Kamloops duo makes Team B.C. short-list Kevin Davis and Nick Chyzowski are one step closer to playing for Team B.C. at the 2012 Western Canada Under-16 Challenge Cup in Calgary in November. The Kamloops Minor Hockey Association products made the 28-player short-list, which will be cut to 20 in October. The Challenge Cup is a round-robin format tournament — featuring the best from B.C. Hockey, Hockey Alberta, the Saskatchewan Hockey Association and Hockey Manitoba — played every Canada Winter Games off-year. “It is quite an accomplishment to be selected
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The Kamloops Summer Swim Club hosted the Okanagan Regional Swimming Championships on Saturday, Aug. 4, and Sunday, Aug. 5, at Brock Pool. Jared Calder and Ben Branchflower highlighted the Kamloops team’s results. Branchflower cleaned up in the O Category 2 Division, winning gold medals in the 50-metre freestyle and fly races and the 100m free and fly races. In Division 8 boys’ action, Calder won gold medals in the 50m freestyle and fly races and silver in the 100m fly and free.
Sebastian Martin claimed bronze in the 50m fly in Division 2 boys’ action. Kamryn Cannings placed first in the 25m free and second in the 25m backstroke in the girls’ Turtles division. Kadence Martin, competing in the same division, placed third in the 25m free, while Eden McEachernToombs won bronze in the 25m back. Callum McEachernToombs, swimming in the boys’ Turtles division, won gold in the 25m back, while Tyler Cloet won silver in the 25m free. Log on to kamloopsthisweek.com for all of the weekend’s results.
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Danila Bim joins Gabriel Dube-Dupuis, general stage manager for Quidam. Dube-Dupuis’ father was one of the original street performers in Montreal who created Cirque du Soleil. Bim, who comes from Brazil, is one of three who perform the aerial hoops segment of the show, suspended above the stage pivoting, twirling and combining grace with dexterity. Lorne Kemmet photo
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HEY COME BOUNCING OUT OF THE LETHBRIDGE LODGE HOTEL, LOOKING LIKE ANY GROUP OF YOUNG ADULTS. Backpacks slung over shoulders, earbuds firmly in place, many carrying Kindles or paperback books. They board the large bus waiting at the back of the hotel for them and look like any group heading out for a day at the beach or doing some touring. Not this group, though. They’re Cirque du Soleil performers headed to the city’s Enmax Centre for hours of training before the evening show. And, it’s while they work backstage that these young men and women, some of them still in their late teens, transform. Even without the makeup, the wigs and the colourful costumes, wearing just warm-up and exercise clothes, they become something else as they run through their parts of Quidam, the next Cirque show headed to Kamloops. Their bodies move in ways most of us would never attempt. They think nothing of soaring dozens of feet above the concrete floor of the facility, trusting their co-performers to catch them after they spiral and somersault and flip. Fifteen semi-trailers rolled into Lethbridge for the seven shows, accompanied by 52 performers representing 23 countries, 22 full-time technicians and the other specialists who ensure the two-hour show being taken through Western Canada goes
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off nightly without a hitch. The cast gets Mondays and Tuesdays off, then starts in with traiing on Wednesdays, opening days in each location the troupe is visiting. They’ll go through their segments, do some exercising, stretching, head for the massage therapist, maybe take in a mixed-martial arts class Canadian performer JP Viens leads once a week. Later in the afternoon, before dinner and the 6 p.m. pre-show cast meeting, they’ll start to put on their makeup, get their costumes ready and relax before the 7:30 p.m. curtain. Quidam — the name comes from the Latin and means someone — draws its imspiration from “New York on a rainy day,” said public-relations spokesperson Jessica leboeuf. Franco Dragone, the man behind the 16-year-old show, wanted to take a look at connections and disconnections, at how people can seem busy but are really only thinking about themselves and about strangers in a crowd who, if you asked, would have a story to tell. The plot in essence revolves around Zoe (Alessandra Gonzalez, who is also one of the main singers). Her parents neglect her, lost in their own worlds — and she creates her own world of Quidam, where she meets unique characters. Quidam is considered “one of the classic shows that represents what has made the company famous,” leboeuf said. It’s headed to Kamloops next week, opening on Wednesday, Aug. 15 and continuing with shows through to Sunday, Aug. 19. While in Lethbridge, KTW spent a day with the cast and crew. Inside are stories on some of the people behind the magic of Quidam.
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Thousands of details create Cirque shows the big-top feel; for Quidam, lights were strung from the centre of the ceiling down to mimic the folds of a tent. Abel’s excited to be bringing Quidam to his home province — and, in particular, to Kamloops, where he has family and friends. It’s a sentiment he’s found he shares with many Cirque performers who have been to the Tournament Capital. “People here don’t always like small,” he said, “but they really like Kamloops.”
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Like most young Canadian boys, Sheldon Abel played hockey. But, while the young Revelstoke native played left wing for teams in Vancouver, others in his extended family got involved in the film industry in the area. That might be one of the main reasons why Abel was determined to give up the ice rink — except when at those ice-rink venues that host Cirque du Soleil. He was so determined, he said, that, when he missed a job fair for the company in Vancouver, he bought a plane ticket for Toronto and flew there to apply for a job. His first show was Alegria, where he worked his way through props technician and carpentry. Eventually, his skills — and a marketing cirtificate from BCIT — led him to be the go-to guy for all the details that keep Quidam, his current show, organized. In essence, if it has to be moved, loaded, unloaded, stored or used, Abel has to make sure it happens and know where every piece carried in the 15 semi-trailers is at every venue the troupe performs in during the current tour. He’s handled logistics for both arena and bigtop shows and prefers the arena, simply because loading and unloading
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shows that happen under a tent “can take three days to load out.” With arenas, it’s a matter of hours to get everything out of the trucks and, at the end of the run, back into them again. Wherever they go, Abel hires up to 100 people to help with the loading and unloading and then keeps a tight rein because “it’s a nighmare if you don’t keep it organized.”
Even then, problems can arise. Abel recalls a show he worked in Korea in the winter, when eightfoot-long steel stakes snapped as they were being pulled out of the ground. A sand storm in Dubai hit one of the tent shows and, months later “we opened a socket set and there was still sand in it.”
Abel’s a cheerleader for Cirque the company, praising it for the work it did to ensure it didn’t have to lay off employees as the economy slowed in recent years. That’s one of the reasons it started doing the arena shows, he said, as is the reality Cirque can take its performers to smaller communities. They still try to keep
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When he started in acrobatics at age 8, Andrii Lytvak had no idea he’d end up a clown. In fact, as his sports career continued and the Ukrainian athlete started winning championships, he had no thoughts of anything else, he said. And then, Cirque du Soleil came calling. “They always looking for people,” Lytvak said. “Every serious competition, there’s always some guy from Cirque who comes.” In 2009, that travelling guy asked Lytvakm Andrii Bilozor and Roman Urazbakiyev if they’d like to join Quidam — and take on the final act of the show, the Banquine. Banquine, which was created in the Middle Ages in Italy, involves 15 artists performing a continuous series of acrobatics, human pyramids and synchronized movements. In fact, of all the acts in Quidam, the Banquine is the one when general stage manager Gabriel Dube-Dupuis often finds himself holding his breath, even though he has seen it
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To watch Eric Saintonge manipulate his Cyr wheel, you’d wonder how he manages to do it. He must be using every single muscle in his body to spin and twirl the hoop during his act, the opening acrobatic scene, in Quidam. Not so, says the veteran Montreal athlete. “This, this is like a vacation,” he said of the work he does with the wheel. “In gymnastics, you have to do all the apparatus,” Saintonge said. “In the circus, you do what you like to do.” The 37-year-old has only been with the show for three weeks, filling in for the usual opening German wheel act, whose athlete is taking a break for a bit. The German wheel involves two hoops joined by joined together at various spots around the circles. The Cyr wheel, created by Quebecer Daniel Cyr — who taught Saintonge the discipline — is a single hoop, which
makes its movements more fluid. “I was the third or fourth person Daniel Cyr taught so I’ve been taught by the master,” he said. Saintonge has been performing with the Cyr for eight years as a freelance artist. This isn’t Saintonge’s first Cirque show, however. He started with it in 1996 as a consultant, trying out new apparatus. Eventually, Saintonge decided he also wanted to be on its stage and was one of the athletes to perform on the power track in Alegria, its own unique display of physicality and strength. His opening is one of 10 athletic acts in the two-hour show. Others include Chinese yo-yos — but not like the ones you remember from childhood — aerial contortion in silk, skipping ropes — see above re: your childhood memories — aerial hoops, hand balancing, Spanish webs, statue — you have to see it to believe it — duplex trapeze and the Banquine. Quidam is at Interior Savings Centre, 300 Lorne St., from Aug. 15 to Aug. 19. There are several shows and a variety of ticket prices. Tickets are at ticketmaster.ca.
Montreal athlete and performer Eric Saintonge works the Cyr Wheel. Lorne Kemmet photo
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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT At the galleries • Teeny Tiny — Lance Wisser Miniatures is on exhibition at the Old Courthouse Cultural Centre, 7 West Seymour St., from now to Aug. 31. The gallery is open Tuesdays to Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. • Applications to take part in the sixth annual Christmas at the Courthouse fine-art and craft show and sale are now being accepted. The sale runs Nov. 24 and Nov. 25. For more information, go online to kamloopscourthousegallery.ca.
Chamber music The Chamber Musicians of Kamloops present Summer Sentiments, the seventh of its 10-concert series, on Thursday, Aug. 16, at 7 p.m. at the Old Courthouse Cultural Centre, 7 West Seymour St. Admission is by donation with proceeds going to the Boogie the Bridge Youth Cultural Fund. The program includes Moericke Lieder by Hugo Wolf, Nocturne in C Sharp Minor No. 20 by Frederic Chopin,
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Call for creativity The Kamloops Museum and Archives is looking for submissions from youth under 18 for a planned new book, A Children’s History of Kamloops. Art submissions can be any size and created from paint, wax crayon or felt markets, with a description or essay describing the work in 100 to 500 words. Topics must receive prior approval by calling Melissa Baker, the museum’s educator, at 250-828-3493. Topics are due by Friday, Aug. 17.
Walking through history The Kamloops Museum lecture series presents an encore edition of the History of Kamloops Architecture walking tour on Saturday, Aug. 11, from 10 a.m. to noon. On Wednesday, Aug. 22, the museum will also host a new walking tour focusing on the history and architecture of downtown businesses and buildings. To register, go online to kamloops.ca/ezreg or call 250-828-3500 and refer to program 200433 for either tour. Each tour costs $8.
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ALL BOATERS! • ALL AGES License mandatory THIS SEASON
FRANK & ERNEST
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THE BORN LOSER
by Art & Chip Samsom
ATTENTION: Mandatory Boating Licensing Fishermen and Women! Do you need the Power Boat Licence? It is mandatory for all ages. Get it now! CALL CAPT JIM AT 250-318-0497 NOW FOR TESTING · GROUP TESTING AVAILABLE Capt.
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Activity Programs Please pre-register. Programs are cancelled if the minimum numbers are not met. SPECIAL EVENT!!
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The City of Kamloops and Tk’emlúps are hosting a bicentennial celebration on August 25, 2012 at Riverside Park from 10 am to 4 pm. Join us for all the events and festivities! For more information please visit www.kamloops.ca/200years Riverside Park Aug 25 Sat
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10:00 AM - 4 PM
Old Courthouse Chamber Music Series presented by Chamber Musicians of Kamloops Summer Sentiments with Soprano Carlene Wiebe, Pianist Daniela O’Fee, Violinist/Violist Cvetozar Vutev and the Vivace Chorale. Old Courthouse Aug 16 Thu
Karla Pearce Art Camps
$145 Ages: 7+
by Bill Schorr
Looking for something fun and artistic for the kids? Why not try an art camp for children ages 7 to 13. This is a high energy creative art class taught by Karla Pearce. Kids get to try different kinds of creative activities while meeting new friends. The daily art projects vary with drawing, painting, sculpture, crafts, and tye dye. Students also get to enjoy the great outdoors weather permitting. Karla Pearce Art Gallery Aug 27-31 10:00 AM-2:30 PM Mon-Fri 189441 Instructor: Karla Pearce NEW! Jam Preserves/Canning Workshop
Learn to cook and preserve your own jam. You will be taught how to use a boiling water bath canner and make both regular and low sugar jam. Each participant will take home two jars of jam, the recipe and guidelines for preserving in a boiling water bath canner. Mt. Paul United Church Aug. 14 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Tue 199633 Instructor: Dede Bone, Community Kitchens NEW! History of Kamloops Architecture $8 Special Presentation by the Kamloops Museum 10 yrs & up The tour will start with a presentation at the Museum, followed by a guided walking tour in downtown Kamloops. Please be prepared for walking in all weather conditions. BASED ON RESIDENTIAL HOMES. Kamloops Museum & Archives Aug 11 10:00 AM-NOON Sat 200982
To register call 250-828-3500 or visit www.kamloops.ca/ezreg
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B8 THURSDAY, August 9, 2012
More news about mental-health
HE ONLY WAY YOU CAN HEAR ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH NEWS FASTER THAN IN KAMLOOPS THIS WEEK IS IF YOU ARE A DOCTOR — AND MANY WILL BE HEARING THIS NEWS FOR THE FIRST TIME, RIGHT ALONG WITH YOU. Exciting news has been reported in the fight against cognitive loss and conditions like Alzheimer’s disease. Although the study is too small to make wild conclusions (only 156 people were tested), the University of Washington in Seattle reported daily hormone shots dramatically improved cognitive functioning of all but one test subject. A mini-chain reaction of hormone releases causes the body to produce more insulin and other hormones that decrease with age. Although not a cure for conditions like Alzheimer’s, this could bring us closer to developing treatments to prevent or delay onset of them. Another study from the busy Seattle university reported findings for a study every parent already knows: If kids watch violent media, their sleep will be disturbed. Before you say, “Duh!” just yet, of course everybody “knows” this, but it has not been scientifically studied until now. Violent media includes graphic video games, television and movies; sleep disturbance can be anything from nightmares to restless sleep. All people — and children, in particular — need adequate amounts of sleep to develop and to remain healthy, both physically and mentally. If you are an employer, help your bottom line by making your workplace mentally healthy. According to research from Stanford, depression is the single biggest reason for sick days taken from work. And, in a ground-breaking study out of Norway that followed more than 13,000 participants for six years, anxiety is a much more important risk factor for prolonged and frequent sick leave than previously thought. In fact, anxiety caused more prolonged loss of work time than did depression.
Naturally, people suffering with both conditions had the highest risk of absenteeism. Depression alone costs the American workplace $44 billion a year in sick days. According to the British Medical Journal, even mild psychological stress increases the death rate in otherwise-healthy people. The higher the psychological distress, the higher the death rates. Researchers reported stress often leads to hormone dysfunction; this can create some dramatic health declines. To the British researchers involved, this hormonal link between stress and health is what causes otherwise healthy people to die prematurely. Interestingly enough, the World Health Organization reported families with a lower income had an earlier onset of mental disorders. Looking at almost 40,000 people from 22 countries, a study from the University of Tokyo also found links between mental illness and earlier death. More news about football brain, a phrase coined by the media to describe the brain damage caused by repeated blows to the head when playing sports. Former Atlanta Falcon star Ray Easterling only played NFL football for eight years, but had significant signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy — brain and neurological damage — as the result of his football injuries and head traumas. Our knowledge about this poorly understood area of brain health has exploded in the last few years and we are now beginning to see the effects of very small blows, repeated over time in sports, add up to major brain and mentalhealth impairment. If your child or youth plays soccer, be concerned about heading the soccer ball. It is almost unconscionable a sport that promotes use of the head to drive a ball travelling at high speeds does not promote use of helmets. Professional sports leagues are starting to take these research reports seriously — and so should athletes and parents of athletes. If you have a comment or question for us, write to us at Kamloops@cmha.bc.ca because we love to hear from you.
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WEEKLY HOROSCOPE CAPRICORN - Dec 22/Jan 20 ARIES - Mar 21/Apr 20 Marked improvement is on your horizon, Aries. As new possibilities seem There is no easy way around the work you have to get done, Capricorn, but there are plenty of helpers who may be able to pitch in and lend a to rise without cause or reason, you see the silver lining in the cloud. hand. TAURUS - Apr 21/May 21 AQUARIUS - Jan 21/Feb 18 Taurus, it’s difﬁcult when you feel like you’re being pulled in too many Stop looking to others for solutions to your problems, Aquarius. The directions. This may require sitting down and making a priority list to only one who is qualiﬁed to handle them is you and possibly a spouse or get started. romantic partner. GEMINI - May 22/Jun 21 Don’t try to mask your emotions this week, Gemini. It is OK if others PISCES - Feb 19/Mar 20 see the truth about how you feel. Let others explore the honesty in Pisces, this week you feel like you’re walking around on a cloud. But you your expression and actions. know well you have everything handled. CANCER - Jun 22/Jul 22 Cancer, if you haven’t done so already, plan a trip to somewhere for a FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS respite from the grind. Try to book something that is outside of your comfort zone. AUGUST 5 AUGUST 9 LEO - Jul 23/Aug 23 Leo, your energy is infectious and many people notice how well you keep going when others will simply tire out.You’ll need that energy for work this week, too. VIRGO - Aug 24/Sept 22 Virgo, a big opportunity comes your way that you shouldn’t pass up. Resist the urge to point out all of the negatives and focus only on the positives for the time being. LIBRA - Sept 23/Oct 23 There’s more than meets the eye to a particular situation, but you seem biased, Libra. Consider all sides of the situation before you decide which side you’re on.
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The truth can be told, I’m a knife nerd
HE PHONE RINGS ON A THURSDAY AFTERNOON, RIGHT IN THE MIDDLE OF A THOUGHT. Pop goes that thought, never to be had again. But, it’s Chefhusband and, while I am known for ignoring calls at all times of the day and night, for muttering hexes on Alexander Graham Bell and his dratted contraption, I am always glad to hear from Chefhusband, who works long hours. Right away, I can tell he’s been bit by a bug of news. In the ambient noise behind his voice, I can hear his entire kitchen staff has been infected, too. “Guess what’s come to Kelowna?” he says, pausing to give me time. (Tick tock. Tick tock.) Now, while he’s wait-
DARCIE HOSSACK Bon APPÉTIT ing for me to guess, let me take you back to October of 2010. It’s a beautiful autumn afternoon in Calgary and I’m with a friend, browsing the shops and food boutiques in the newly trendy area of Inglewood. Back when I lived in Calgary, Inglewood was a shambletown, an area of the city known for drugs and, well, drugs. Now, the smirch has been all but washed away and, in its place is a chocolate shop that
imports its own cocoa beans. There’s a thrummingly busy deli the size of a warehouse. A bakery wafting the scent of sourdough at nose level. And there’s Knifewear, a Japanese knife shop, from which I emerge with a new chef’s knife, a ceramic steel and a t-shirt that illustrates various cuts of horse. (We are not horse eaters, but any anatomist will tell you we, and all animals, are made of roughly the same cuts. The grim irony made me snicker.) The knife, made in Japan and bearing the river patterns of its forging, was for Chefhusband. Since giving it, I’ve not seen it more than twice. Very little, it seems, is worthy of its edge and, since I am not Samurai
(AKA a certified chef), I am not permitted to use it. Now, back to last Thursday, where we’ll skip straight to the answer. “Knifewear opened a shop on Pandosy!” exclaims Chefhusband. We are there before the weekend ends. At first, I pop into a shop next door to see about a chair for the desk I use when hiding upstairs from the phone. With one in mind, I then wander two doors down and find just about every chef in the valley getting teary at what they behold. Every chef, including mine. Up and down the display cases, they pick up blades with the sort of reverence not seen since Indiana Jones lifted the Holy Grail. They are philatelists at a stamp convention. Lepidopterists in a
butterfly museum. Nerds in a comic book store. “Knife nerds,” I say to myself, smiling at their goofy expressions. On a butcher block in the centre of the display cases is a potato and a soft tomato and, when no one else is busy, I’m given a knife (girly, but fierce) to try. It is a thing of glory. “Knives should be sexy,” I’m told as I grasp the handle, which settles into my hand with perfect balance and slices through the tomato with the force of nothing but its own weight. I lift the knife and look into its surface — and then I see it. Through the smear of tomato juice, through the flowers embossed in the steel I see a goofy grin. I see the same look as on the faces of the chefs around me. I see a knife nerd. And she is me.
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6 ripe Roma tomatoes, diced 1/2 small shallot, finely diced Leaves from 2 stalks of basil, thinly sliced 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus ex 1 1/2 tbsps. white wine vinegar Flaked kosher salt/freshly ground pepper Baguette or other artisan bread, sliced 1 clove garlic Chevre (fresh goat cheese) In a large bowl, toss together tomatoes, shallot and basil together with dressing ingredients. Season to taste. Brush top sides of bread with olive oil. Place on a grill (or in toaster oven) and toast on both sides. Slice garlic clove in half and rub on oiled sides of bread. Spread with goat cheese and top with bruschetta mixture.
Darcie Hossack is a food writer and author of Mennonites Don’t Dance. For past recipes, go online to
nicefatgurdie.wordpress. com. She can be contacted at onepotato2potato@ shaw.ca.
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Bamﬁeld — on the edge By Cherie Thiessen SPECIAL TO KTW travelwriterstales.com
HE FRANCES BARKLEY NUDGES THE PIER ON BAMFIELD’S WEST SIDE, IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO THE GLEAMING RED AND WHITE BUILDINGS OF THE PROVINCE’S OLDEST COAST GUARD STATION. A boardwalk twists along the inlet with cottages sprouting docks perching alongside. The proprietor of the tiny general store is hanging out a sign: “Closed for Freight Receiving.” Our binoculars have never been far from our eyes during this threehour voyage down wilderness-fringed Alberni Inlet from Port Alberni to Barkley Sound. We’ve spotted eagles, inched by rainbows and chugged in and out of rainstorms and occasional splatters of sun. The passenger freighter’s crew of five is casual and friendly and the captain, John Adams, has pointed out interesting spots along
the way. Kildonan, for example, was a thriving cannery village of 500 in 1914, but now is home to only a few summer cottagers and fewer still full-timers. In summer, the Frances Barkley also stops at the old Sechart whaling station, now a lodge catering to kayakers. This Norwegianbuilt ship, which can carry 200 passengers and 100 tons of cargo, docks wherever it’s needed — at fish farms, small settlements like Kildonan, and even float homes. Don Kapalka from the Imperial Eagle Lodge meets us in his cherry red ATV and we jolt along the steep and rocky track. The Kapalkas bought the property in October 2010, adding kitchenettes to their five cottages, improving their one-acre garden and enlarging the dock to accommodate guests arriving by boat. This is starting to remind me of the Long Beach I used to know 35 years ago, with its rough dirt road snaking from Port Alberni through to the Pacific
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Rim and that feeling of being at the very edge of the world, before the area got tamed. Bamfield, after all, is close to Long Beach’s southern extremity at Ucluelet, as crows fly and boats bounce. It’s also the northern terminus of the West
Coast Trail. We arrive at the lodge and — eager to explore — stow our luggage in our immaculate accommodation, soon slogging along the rocky track in search of Brady’s Beach, a scenic and popular public beach and cove. XSee LIFE B11
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Down with Us Free Our Grapes By Jake Ootes, Celista Estate Winery
Cheers are emanating from the House of Commons in Ottawa over the passage of the bill that amends the Importation of Intoxicating Liquor Act. Ottawa now says it is no longer a criminal offence to ship or receive wine from another provincial jurisdiction. The amendment now allows the importation of wine from one province into another “by an individual for his/her personal consumption.” Ottawa has downloaded the issue to the provinces. While the federal restriction has been removed, the amendment to the Act provides authority to the provinces to set limits on personal importations of wine as well as limits to direct consumer sales by internet and telephone, etc. But the amendment to the Act did not address the issue “for resale or other commercial use.” As an example what this law has done is change a rule which allows Joe and Jane Public to take wine across the provincial border from British Columbia to Alberta (which we all know has been happening anyway) and that it is no longer a criminal offence. This action removes one barrier, but for B.C.’s small wineries there are additional issues. The wineries are still held hostage to provincial policy makers and their liquor control boards. Perhaps even more so now! The federal amendment is only one of many barriers facing small winery businesses in British Columbia. Comments by Miles Prodan, Executive Director of the B.C. Wine Institute, are published in an article by Gordon Hamilton in the Vancouver Sun. Prodan says he believes the liquor boards are going to drag their feet on meaningful change because to them it is the start of an erosion of their control. In other words the liquor board may see a vintner ship a bottle to an individual today, tomorrow it sees a case of wine shipped to a restaurant, or a bar -- hence an erosion of their monopoly and their income. That would hurt the liquor board revenues, which by the way in B.C. reached the following astronomical figures as published in the Financial Post publication Canada’s
500 Largest Corporations. British Columbia Liquor Distribution Branch ranked 140th with revenue of over $2.6 billion and profit of $890 million, representing a return on their asset value of 528.9 per cent., the biggest return of any of Canada’s largest Merchandisers. Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission, owned the Government of Alberta, by comparison, had revenues of over $4 billion and profit of over $2 billion. You can bet the Alberta government does not want an erosion of their profiteering enterprise. However for the good of free enterprise, wineries should be allowed to ship wine across provincial borders without restriction and without financial penalties to commercial outlets. Wineries will add value to the local and provincial economies of British Columbia and create jobs for B.C. residents. It seems perverse that the large wineries of France, Italy, Germany, the U.S., etc. dominate our wine markets. They have the resources of large scale enterprises, their own supportive governments to challenge and brake down our trade barriers, and huge production volumes around the world. I do know, and understand, B.C. is committed to free trade. Within hours of the “Free my Grapes” bill being passed by the federal government the B.C. minister responsible, Rich Coleman, whose department is responsible for the liquor file, had his agency issue a press release stating B.C. has adopted new regulations on inter-provincial trade and that it is ok for an individual to take wine across the provincial border. The big issue is to allow the direct shipment of wine into the commercial sector of another province. Provinces such as Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, who have no winery industries, will no doubt restrict BC wineries the ability to sell direct to a wine merchant, bars and restaurants in their jurisdictions. This is where Rich Coleman can, and should, play a pro-active role – arrange a sit-down with his provincial counterparts with the message “drop the barrier.” Coleman needs to make this legal. The issue should not be left to the small wineries of British Columbia to take the initiative.
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Twenty minutes later, we emerge onto an expansive beach, with tidal pools to explore and huge stacks to clamber on, while monster rollers toss up spray and mallards play hide and seek. We wander until weâ€™re beachcombed out and ready to explore Bamfieldâ€™s more-developed side. East and West Bamfield are split by the inlet, connected only by boat. With twice the population and most of the amenities, East Bamfield is home to the well-known Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre, dedicated to education and research. Here is also where the pub hangs out, along with a motel, restaurant, marine shop and much of the population of 250. Itâ€™s not always easy to find a skipper to ferry you across the inlet but, because weâ€™re at the Imperial Eagle, weâ€™re in luck. Don operates several boats and water taxi operator is one of the many hats he wears, along with fishing guide and proprietor. We wind up the day with a provisioning trip to the tiny general store and head home to cook dinner in our snug cottage. The next day, weâ€™re
meeting Sheryl and John Mass, operators of Broken Islands Adventure Tours. The day dawns brightly and we head into Barkley Sound aboard their 27-foot vessel to explore the Broken Islands and to look for bears, whales and sea lions. Our three-hour tour stretches into four as we linger to watch two humpback whales feeding, snap photos of sea lions and study two beachcombing black bears. Surfing in the Pacificâ€™s massive roll-
ers, I gulp salt-waterscented air so sweet I can feel it down to my toes. We even have time to snugly circumnavigate a few of the more than 100 uninhabited islands that make up that kayakerâ€™s nirvana, the Broken Island Group. The traditional territory of the Nuuchah-nulth people for thousands of years, these deserted islands shelter many important archaeological sites and middens, some off limits. The next day, we
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re-board the Frances Barkley on a sunny May return that stretches like spandex. Experiencing life on the Coast the way it was once lived, we mind not a bit that the return trip is two hours longer.
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EYE ON COMMUNITY
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SCHOOL OF SOUNDS: Students of the Kamloops Interior Summer School of Music put on an hour-long concert at the steps of of the Thompson-Nicola Regional District building, showing off their musical skills before an appreciative group of onlookers.
A BIG GIRL NOW: Adaku Eze-Okole has taken the big step from being one of the city’s New Years babies to helping with Saturday morning shopping at the Kamloops Farmers Market on St. Paul Street. George Wycherley/KTW
A COLOURFUL BRUSHOFF: Kerrie Laycock gives an airbrushed butterfly to old Katrina and mom Jessica Jules at Tranquille Farm.
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An Olympic-size egalitarian step
T’S BEEN HEARTENING TO SEE two Saudi Arabian women participating in the Summer Olympic Games, a first for women from the conservative kingdom. Olympic organizers and the media have hailed it as an important step toward full gender parity for the movement, hoping this would open doors for more sportswomen from Muslim nations to compete in future Games. The theological debate around male-female equality and distinctive has gone on for centuries. Starting with NARAYAN MITRA the blame game You Gotta Have in the Garden of FAITH Eden, modern feminists and misogynists have been waging wars not worth the salt. The reality of gender discrimination is rooted within a complex set of circumstances that affect women’s lives. These include division of labour, cultural and social expectations and secondary status in household and public life. These issues are couched within the con-
flicting and competing value systems. Some of the changes are attempts to remedy injustice or right the wrongs of groups that have been historically subjected to oppression. Today, it is the extreme and persistent forms of discrimination that have resulted in problems girls and women face in many parts of the world. Many problems are rooted in the patriarchal approach in child-rearing and child-care practices. These partisan methods have become so entrenched in the psyche of the masses that there seems to be no clear-cut method for tackling the issue at individual, familial and societal levels. The Genesis account of Adam-Eve missteps still continues as the butt of jokes in living rooms, as well as from many pulpits. But, of the two, who is really to be blamed for the fall, if any? Traditional Jewish and Christian interpretations in the early chapters of Genesis have led to the heaviest blame falling on Eve for the entrance of sin and death into the world. But, what does the Bible really say about Eve’s participation in the fall? A close reading of the account indicates the difference in God’s dealing with Adam and with Eve. This, plus other related New Testament pas-
sages and Job 31:33 have given sharp focus to the account of the fall. In Genesis 1, God called the creation “very good.” Both man and woman were created in His image and were instructed to multiply, fill the earth and subdue it and to have dominion over living creatures. Adam was to tend the garden prepared for him and keep or guard it. This implies some evil power was seeking to enter the garden. He had the task of looking after a beautiful park and he had fellowship with God. Yet, God saw that it was “not good” for him to be alone and formed woman — a mate, his equal partner and counterpart, of the same essence but different. The woman was to be a strong help. But, of the two, incessant debate has gone on to cross-examine who, is to be blamed for going against God’s decree and lead the rest of humanity into degeneration and ultimate death. Some consider the early chapters of Genesis like parables. We can look at them as the listeners to Jesus and the Apostle Paul must have received them. Jesus, in his reply to the Pharisees, who were testing him on the issue of divorce (Matt. 19:3ff) stated God’s law of marriage as found in Gen. 2:24.
Paul refers to the creation of Adam and Eve in 1 Cor. 11:8-12 and the forming of both and their involvement in the fall in 1 Tim. 2:13-14. He also stated Adam’s guilt in Romans, chapter five. The early chapters of Genesis are presented as the account of our first parents, but they also tell the reader human beings, meant to live for the glory of God by obedience to and in dependence upon Him, have freedom to choose. If they choose wrongly, there can be forgiveness and reinstatement with the CreatorGod through repentance. The worldwide abuse of women and girls in our day is enormous and tragic. Satan is still the archenemy of women (also of man in different ways). Through Christ’s disciple-servants, marked change in attitude and conduct has and is continuing to take place in many cultures. firstname.lastname@example.org KTW welcomes submissions to its Faith page. Columns should be between 600 and 800 words in length and include a headshot of the author, along with a short bio on the writer. Submissions can be sent via email to email@example.com.
Places of Worship THE FEAST
Come and join us for our Family Service every Sunday. When: Summer Service Time Sundays at 9 am Where: Calvary Community Church Building, 1205 Rogers Way Contact: Phone 250.376.1548 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.jesusfeast.ca
Church is boring? You may be surprised. Come try us out.
233 Fortune Dr. 250-376-6268 SUNDAY SERVICE TIMES
9:15 am - 10:20 am 11:00 am - 12:05 pm
UNITED CHURCHES OF CANADA Kamloops United Church
kamloopsunited.ca 421 St. Paul St. • Sundays 10:00 a.m. Rev. Teri Meyer • Rev. Bruce Comrie
Mt. Paul United Church 1205 Rogers Way Kamloops 250-374-2888 Pastor Don Maione
SUNDAY 10:30 AM
(Sunday School during the service)
Bible based, Christ centred & family oriented. SUNDAY WORSHIP 10:30am Sunday School during the service
815 Renfrew Avenue Rev. David Schumacher 250.376.8323
To advertise your service in the Worship Directory, please call
To advertise your service in the Worship Directory, please call
St. Andrews Lutheran Church
140 Laburnum St. • Sundays 9:30 am Rev. LeAnn Blackert
Plura Hills United Church www.plurahillsunited.com
2090 Pacific Way • Sundays 10:00 am Rev. Carolyn Ronald
COMMUNITY CHURCH 344 POPLAR A Caring Community of believers Invite you to: Sunday School - 10:00 a.m Worship Service - 11:00 a.m. Women’s Bible Study Tues. - 6:30 p.m. Call for info re: Celebrate Freedom Program to restart October 2nd, 2012
To advertise your service in the Worship Directory, please call
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Your community. Your classiﬁeds.
fax 250.374.1033 email classiﬁeds@kamloopsthisweek.com Announcements ...............001-099 Employment....................100-165 Service Guide ..................170-399 Pets/Farm ......................450-499 For Sale/Wanted..............500-599 Real Estate .....................600-699 Rentals ..........................700-799 Automotive .....................800-915 Legal Notices ................920-1000
Deadlines 2 pm Friday for Tuesday 2 pm Tuesday for Thursday PAYMENT - All ads must be prepaid. No refunds on classified ads.
*Run Until Sold
*Run Until Rented
(No businesses, 3 lines or less)
(No businesses, 3 lines or less)
(based on 3 lines)
1 Issue ..................$13.00 1 Week ..................$25.00 1 Month ................$80.00
Household items, vehicles, trailers, RV’s, boats, ATV’s, furniture, etc.
Houses, condos, duplexes, suites, etc. (3 months max.)
*$34.95 + Tax *Some restrictions apply. *Ads sched-
*$52.95 + Tax *Some restrictions apply. *Ads scheduled
uled for one month at a time. Customer must call to reschedule No refunds on classified ads.
for one month at a time. Customer must call to reschedule No refunds on classified ads.
1 Issue...................................$16.30 1 Week ..................................$31.50 1 Month ............................. $104.00
Tax not included. No refunds on
Special: Add an extra line to your ad for $10
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Regular Classified Rates Based on 3 lines
AUG. 13TH HOME SUPPORT WORKER DIPLOMA
AUG. 13TH HEALTH CARE ASSISTANT DIPLOMA
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2pm Tuesday for Thursday’s Paper.
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Advertisements should be read on the ﬁrst publication day. We are not responsible for errors appearing beyond the ﬁrst insertion. It is agreed by any Display or Classiﬁed Advertiser requesting space that the liability of the paper in the event that errors occur in the publishing of any advertising shall be limited to the amount paid by the advertiser for the portion of the advertising space occupied by the incorrect item only and there will be no liability in any event beyond the amount paid for such advertisement.
Lost & Found Found rottotiller attachment in Dallas area call to identify (250) 573-5353 Lost Lexus key in black pouch reward $100 (250) 376-4448 LOST: TOYOTA car key with Fob and additional key, Saturday, July 22, possibly in parking lot near Kamloops Keg restaurant and heritage railway. If found, please call 1250-832-6765
Children Childcare Available ENRICHED DAYCARE
(voted best preschool 2011) Now accepting registration for Aberdeen and Sahali. Superior Care and education. Programs offered: 0-30 months, 30 months to 5yrs, and afterschool care for Summit Elementary.
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upcoming event for our
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email@example.com Kamloops Montessori & Kamloops Village Garden Summer Camp Programs We run weekly or monthly fun and exciting summer camp programs for children ages 2.5-6 250-372-9945 We are also accepting registration for our fall preschool/k programs at Sahali (located at McGowan Elementary)250-374-4264 and Aberdeen (located at Aberdeen Elementary) 250-3729940
This position will focus on audit engagements, with some review and compilation work as well. We provide a competitive salary and beneﬁt package including pension plan. The successful candidate will have spent several years in a public practice accounting ﬁrm, and be well-rounded in experience and training. An accounting designation is not required, but good audit experience is crucial. Great written and oral communication skills are a must. Proﬁciency with standard public-practice technology and software is assumed. Berg Naqvi Lehmann, Chartered Accountants is both the longest-established and largest full-service public accounting ﬁrm in the West Kootenay region. Our steadily growing audit practice serves a range of clients, mainly municipal and not-forproﬁt. We also serve a wide range of non-audit clients, both private owner-managed businesses and public institutions, and have a thriving tax consulting practice.
699 Victoria St.
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Business Opportunities AUTOMOTIVE SCRATCH & Chip Repair. Lucrative. Easy to learn. Mobile. Exclusive territory. Income Potential $100/hr. Very low operating expenses. F/T or PT. 1(250)686-0808.
The FO Eagles #3453 Ladies Aux will be holding nominations for Vice President for the 2012/2013 term at the regular meeting, Monday, August 20th, 2012 at 7:30PM. The meeting will take place at 755 Tranquille Rd. Kamloops, BC. Contact: Charlene Proznick at 250-376-4163 or proznick@ telus.net
NEW CHILDCARE CNTR IN SORRENTO LOOKING FOR- ITE & ECE TEACHERS. HIGHEST WAGES IN THE AREA. CALL (250)-4633601 email@example.com
~ Caution ~ While we try to ensure all advertisements appearing in Kamloops This Week are placed by reputable businesses with legitimate offers, we do caution our readers to undertake due diligence when answering any advertisement, particularly when the advertiser is asking for monies up front.
699 Victoria St.
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Aug. 10-12 Aug. 24-26 includes airbrake pre-trip
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SUMMIT MONTESSORI Education/Trade Schools
School of Trades & Technology
Become a Psychiatric Nurse in your own community There is an urgent need for more Registered Psychiatric Nurses (RPN), particularly outside the urban areas of the province. And with the workforce aging – the average age of a Registered Psychiatric Nurse in BC is 47 years – the number of retirees from the profession is exceeding the number of graduates. Entry-level earnings start at $30.79/hour to $40.42/hour. Train Locally – The only program of its kind in BC, students can learn within their local communities via distance education, local and/or regional clinical placements, and some regional classroom delivery. This 23 month program is accredited by the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of BC (CRPNBC). Government student loans, Employment & Labour Market Services (ELMS), band funding & other ﬁnancing options available to qualiﬁed applicants.
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Build Your Career With us Journeyman Millwrights Meadow Lake, Sk. • Focus On Safety Performance • Industry Leader In The World Markets • Competitive Compensation Packages • Sustainable Business Practices • Progressive Environment Do you thrive in a dynamic and challenging environment with opportunities for continuous growth and development?
Apply online today and build your career with us!
Class 1 Drivers to haul dry vans Western Canada & US. Only drivers with 2 years exp. & US border crossing capability. Local Drivers also required. Dedicated tractors, paid drops, direct deposit. No phone calls Fax 250-546-0600
Education/Trade Schools CORE & PAL Courses week days and/or weekends. www.pal-core-ed.com or Call George 852-0595 / 579-1938 Visa or debit accepted FOODSAFE COURSE by certiﬁed Instructor Saturday August 18th 8:30am-4:00pm $60 Preregister by phoning 250-554-9762
HUNTER & FIREARMS Courses. Next C.O.R.E. August 18th & 19th Saturday & Sunday. P.A.L. Sunday August 12th. Challenges, Testing ongoing daily. Professional outdoorsman & Master Instructor:
www.tolko.com EXPERIENCED PROCESSOR OPERATOR REQUIRED IMMEDIATELY FOR A FULL TIME PERMANENT POSITION. 3-5 years experience with Waratah dangle head and related computer programs preferred. This is a full time, permanent position working in our post and rail yard in beautiful southern BC. Great working conditions, excellent wages, beneﬁts and proﬁt sharing. Please fax resume to 1250-295-7912 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Drivers/Courier/ Trucking BRONCO TRANSPORTATION
HOME CONSULTANT Looking for a Home Consultant to Represent Eagle Homes. Our goal is to ﬁnd an out-going, detailed oriented person with strong computer software skills with a good understanding of current sales and marketing tools (facebook, twitter, web based marketing) and have great communication skills, face-toface, email and on the phone. A good understanding of the Kamloops real estate market is an asset. Willing to work weekends. Salary, beneﬁts, commissions. Please forward a Resume via email email@example.com, fax 250-573-2276 or in person to our ofﬁce at 7510 Dallas Drive, Kamloops.
$2000 Signing Bonus Owner Operators & Company Drivers for BC, Alberta & Sask.
Must have previous ﬂat deck experience. Please fax resume & abstract (1)604.888.2956 or e-mail:jerry @broncotransportaion.com
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NOW HIRING PART-TIME COSMETICIAN Shoppers Drug Mart, Columbia Place OFFERING 20 + HOURS/WEEK Must have experience. Bring resume in person or fax to
250-374-4009 An Alberta Construction Company is hiring Dozer and Excavator Operators. Preference will be given to operators that are experienced in oilﬁeld road and lease construction. Lodging and meals provided. The work is in the vicinity of Edson, Alberta. Alcohol & Drug testing required. Call Contour Construction at 780-723-5051. Big Sky Station in Savona has an opening for a p/t short order cook, must be able to work evenings and weekends and have reliable transportation Experience an asset. Starting wage $10.25 Forward RESUME to Box 166 Savona BC V0K 2J0 OR FAX 250373-0053 I PAY Cash $$$ For All Scrap Vehicles! and $5 for auto batteries Call or Text Brendan 250-574-4679 North Okanagan Sawmill is looking to hire an individual with experience as a Welder, Fabricator and Millwright. We offer competitive wages along with a comprehensive beneﬁt package. Please fax resume to 250-838-9637
Automotive Wholesaler We are looking for an individual to manage our automotive pre-owned wholesale division. This person will be responsible for wholesale purchasing of pre-owned vehicles for the Bannister Automotive Group. Automotive experience in pre-owned vehicles is required. Email in conﬁdence to firstname.lastname@example.org Required immediately for
Work in Northern BC -
Iron Workers/Steel Erectors & Carpenter’s
Shared position available for cabinet and countertop business. 3 days a week and some months will be full time. Duties include showroom sales, 20/20 design, on site measures, interior design and simply accounting. Must be a team player, experienced and organized. Wages depending on experience. Please reply to Box 1329 Kamloops This Week 1365-B Dalhousie Dr. Kamloops BC V2C 5P6
For more information please call our Circulation Department 250-374-0462 We’d be happy to get you started!
VOLUNTEERS WANTED KAMLOOPS KIA & COMMUNITIES IN BLOOM invite individuals or groups to participate in the SECOND ANNUAL COMMUNITY CLEAN UP DAY ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 21, 2012 Everyone is welcome to join in for about 2 hours of some good clean fun followed by a BBQ. Inspired by the KIA Drive Change Event, this is your opportunity to come together with a number of organizations and the City of Kamloops to help MAKE KAMLOOPS SHINE. Sign up at www.facebook.com/kamloopskia or call Jennifer Scheps at 250-376-7266
working foreman willing to re-locate to Houston BC. Send resume to ofﬁce@monsterindustries.ca or fax to 250-845-3245. For more information check out our web site www. monsterindustries.ca
Ad Designer Merritt Herald
Hours of work: A minimum of 25 hours a week Responsibilities: • Ad design using InDesign & Photoshop • Real Estate listings • Uploading information to the internet • Mockup of paper editions • Reception • Additonal duties as required This individual must be able to endure pressure/ deadline situations and yet keep a healthy sense of humour with their fellow employees. The Merritt Herald publishes and distributes to over 8300 homes twice a week. If you feel you have what it takes to be a star among our stars we look forward to hearing from you. To apply, please forward your resume with a cover letter to: Theresa Arnold, Associate Publisher Merritt Herald 2090 Granite Ave., P.O. Box 9 Merritt, B.C. V1K 1B8 e-mail: email@example.com
MERRITT HERALD Kamloops This Week has a great opportunity for Youth, Adults and Seniors. Seniors We are looking for carriers and/or back up carriers in your neighbourhood. As Kamloops’ award winning newspaper, we take great pride in employing carriers of all ages. Whether you are looking for some fresh air and exercise or a great ﬁrst job for your children, delivering Kamloops This Week can be very satisfying! • EARN EXTRA CASH • DELIVER ONLY 2 DAYS A WEEK (TUESDAY & THURSDAY) • PAPER BUNDLES DELIVERED TO YOUR DOOR • KEEP FIT - A LOCAL WALK (GET PAID TO EXERCISE) • PROMOTE RESPONSIBILITY AND INDEPENDENCE • BE YOUR OWN BOSS - GAIN WORK EXPERIENCE ASK US WHAT ROUTES ARE AVAILABLE NEAR YOU.
as well as
The Merritt Herald is looking for an Advertising Creative Consultant to work along side our award winning design team. Need extra $ $ $ Kamloops This Week is currently hiring Substitute Carriers for door-to-door deliveries. Call 250-374-0462 for more information.
Housing Outreach Worker (Permanent Full-Time) The ASK Wellness Centre (ASK) is a community-based organization in Kamloops that is dedicated to providing resources and support to the Kamloops Community. This position will assist the Housing Team provide services to clients with multiple barriers in seeking affordable, safe, and supported community housing. Identify and develop a customized support system for each client including liaise/ referral to other community resources. Mediation between client and landlord when necessary and provide street services when required and appropriate. Provide crisis support and assessment when required. Will be required to provide verbal and written reports, case notes and letters. Qualiﬁcations: BSW, Human Service Degree or equivalent and experience with mental health/addictions and homelessness issues; knowledge of community resources, Mental Health First Aid and Level 1 First Aid an asset, criminal record check required, access to vehicle in good working condition and possess valid driver’s license with relevant insurance in order to transport clients. Salary commensurate with experience. Full beneﬁts offered after a successful probationary period. Please apply by sending your Resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday, August 14, 2012, 4:30pm.
Sandvik Mining Western Canada Seeks a Field Service Technician Sandvik Mining is a business area within the SandvikGroup and a leading global supplier of equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining industry. The oﬀering covers rock drilling, rock cutting, rock crushing, loading and hauling and materials handling. The qualiﬁed candidate will be have the ability to repair and maintain heavy mining equipment and eventually train mining personnel as required on operation and repair techniques. The position will also act as a mentor and lead for other Sandvik personnel. The position is part of the western area sales and service team and will be located in Kamloops, BC. QUALIFICATIONS • licensed heavy equipment mechanic or have another similar trade license with equivalent experience • ability to read technical schematics • knowledge of heavy equipment including mining, construction, forestry • strong mechanical and electrical troubleshooting ability • excellent communication skills, both verbal and written • ability to utilize equipment manuals and use computer for equipment research and completing technical reporting • ability to work well independently and be self-directed • ability to work shift work required • valid driver’s license • have an appreciation for a safe work environment and safe work practices. HOW TO APPLY Qualiﬁed individuals can send their resume no later than August 20, 2012. Candidates can apply at www.Sandvik.com/career to job #317902 or fax their resume to 1-866-479-2551. Please quote job #317902 in fax subject line.
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B16 ❖ THURSDAY, August 9, 2012 Employment
NEUCEL SPECIALTY CELLULOSE is a softwood dissolving sulphite pulp mill, located in peaceful, picturesque Port Alice, on the majestic West Coast of BC near the Northern tip of Vancouver Island. Do you appreciate sport ﬁshing, hockey, mountain biking, golﬁng, scuba diving, hiking, camping, skiing, caving? Port Alice and the surrounding areas are a home base and playground for you and your family. Port Alice is a friendly town and a great place to raise children. Currently there are exciting employment opportunities at Neucel and we are looking for qualiﬁed and committed people to ﬁll them. • 2nd Class Power Engineer • Electrician (2) • Millwright (2) • Vibration Analyst • Process Engineer • Maintenance Purchaser • Manufacturing Support Engineer • Shift Superintendent
Automotive/Light truck Journeyman Mechanic with Diesel experience exhaust/pipe bending knowledge an asset email resume to email@example.com
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Required immediately Fabricator for busy welding/fabricating/machine shop. Must have various experience in mining and sawmills. Mostly shop work but must be willing to work out of town and willing to work ﬂexible hours. Beamac offers competitive wages and beneﬁt plan. Please mail resume to; Beamac Installations, 1085 S. Lakeside Dr., Williams Lake, BC. Fax; 250-398-6452 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
To apply for any of these positions please send your resume to: email@example.com or Fax 250-284-7715. www.neucel.com
Medical/Dental DENTAL HYGIENIST Dr. David Rushka is looking for a permanent part time (M/W, full day) hygienist starting Sept 5. Experienced candidates preferred. Please email your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
TICKETED Crane Operator in the West Kootenay Area with experience/Ability up to 75 ton crane send resume to email@example.com
Only 2 issues a week!
Drywall textured ceilings and painting 30yr+ exp ins trade cert. call Jeff 778-921-2497
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Pets & Livestock
QUEEN SIZE MATTRESS & BOXSPRING
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5 PIECE DINING ROOM SET
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Queen Size Sleigh Style Bed Set Bed, Dresser, Mirror and a nightstand. Still in boxes. Worth $1799. Must sell. $699! 250-434-2337 or 250-314-7022
Animals sold as “purebred stock” must be registrable in compliance with the Canadian Pedigree Act.
1948 John Deer D Painted and restored all documented $5000 (250) 372-8754
PETS For Sale?
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TRI-CITY SPECIAL! for only $46.78/week, we will place your classiﬁed ad into Kamloops, Vernon & Salmon Arm. (250)371-4949 classiﬁeds@kamloopsthisweek.com
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Trades, Technical Armstrong Collision is accepting resumes for Journeyman Autobody Technicians or 2nd & 3rd year apprentices for immediate employment. Phone 250546-3300 or Fax resumes to: 250-546-3376 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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HOME & YARD HANDYMAN If you need it done, Give us a call ! Steve 250-320-7774
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Ariens 6.0 self propelled 21” w/blades/bag new Apr 2011 $495 (250) 376-7638
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Top Dollar paid for riﬂes and $hot Guns of all calibers. We will pick Up (250) 371-0860 OPEN HOUSE Aug 11th and 12th 12-2pm 2191 INVEREMERE PLACE Brocklehurst 2/BDRM 1/bath Executive Rancher. Beautiful back yard. Hand carved hard wood ﬂooring, custom cedar fencing UV blinds throughout underground sprinklers 5yrs old. Must see! $319,000 (250) 8198665 Reduced!
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Houses For Sale
709 ROSEWOOD CRESCENT
Custom home in the Rosewood neighbourhood in Sun Rivers, built for entertaining. Offers a gourmet cooks’ kitchen featuring granite (cafe imperial) island, stainless Kitchen Aid appl, Excel maple cabinetry throughout. Main ﬂr is in a vibrant southwestern design w/bright open spaces & features a DR, cozy LR w/rich engineered HW ﬂrs & gas F/P, ofﬁce/den area which could also serve as a 2nd bdrm, a luxurious spa-like enste in Mbdrm, handy ldry/mud rm & a powder room. The daylight WO bsmt features huge rec room to accommodate the pool table & media area w/ surround sound, 2 bdrms, 4 pce bath & lots of storage. Plenty of outside areas to relax, gorgeous community water feature.
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Real Estate Business for Sale Established Tailoring Business for Sale busy Victoria Street location, will train call for more information call (250) 851-8600
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KEN FEATHERSTONE 250 374.1461
For Sale By Owner BY OWNER
Call 250-371-4949 for more information
5 Star Caravans West Resort in Scotch Creek B.C. Lakeside lot, end unit. Plenty of extra space. Steps to beautiful sandy beach with a wharf for your boat. Newer 2006 1bedroom, 1bath, park model trailer, plus a tastefully decorated guest cabin. Resort has 2 pools, 2 hot tubs, Adult & Family Clubhouse, Park, Playground. $1500/week 250-371-1333
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/mo 1,100 OAC
FOR LEASE 1,100 sq.ft. • 2 Bays 2,700 sq.ft. paved, fenced, lighted compound. 320 sq.ft. mezanine store front ofﬁce, clean building. 1,600/MO + HST
Brand New Home New 27 x 48 or 1296 sq.ft. home. Ready for immediate delivery on your foundation! • Fully finished painted drywall • Upgraded windows & doors • Over $30,000 in upgrades for NO CHARGE • 8’ side walls Suggested retail: Manufacturer’s Rebate:
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Antiques / Classics 1955 Farm Haul Cub Tractor w/blade not running great project offers (250) 376-6090
Room for rent cls to TRU and bus, int, tv, util incl, meals neg $600/mth 250-851-0934
Shared Accommodation IN private home, pleasant surroundings fully furnished working male pref. near amenities behind sahali mall 10 min walk to TRU 374-0949 or 372-3339
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ValleyView 3bdrm + den, 1 1/2bth, family oriented complex, 5appl, n/p $1295 call or text 1-604-616-6200
Rooms for Rent
DOWNTOWN furnished Lhk. NP, NS,No drugs, men. $425 +dd, f/s & sink incl 374-2500. Furnished Brock Bdrm with private bath and sitting room w/wiﬁ, dry n/p, n/s prefer female $500mo 250-371-1787
1bdrm daylight suite w/d, all util incl sep ent and prk recent reno cls to sch, pool n/p $850 (250) 852-1982 Westyde
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3bdrm cls to everything like new North Shore carport f/s, w/d, n/p, n/s prefer couple $1200 (250) 376-0113 + util
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Centrally Located Clean Secure building with resident manager. 1 Bdrm, some with views.
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New 2 or 3 bedroom, 2 bath home & land packages
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The Sands Lower Sahali
3bdrm main ﬂoor Westsyde, 5appl, A/C lrg balcony. N/S non-partiers. Prefer seniors willing to do home care for reduced rent. $1200+DD incl/util Ref Req (250) 579-8585 4bdrm 3bth N Shore 5appl, n/s sm pet ok $1350 + util (604) 219-0798 avail Sept 1st 4Bdrm split level newly reno’d View on South shore 2 car garage N/S N/P $1900/mo 250-374-4560 Avail immed Downtown or North Shore 3bdrm $1300 or $1500 avail Jul 15 or Aug 1st (250) 3745586 New reno Sun Peaks 3bdrm house w/d, f/s, pets ok avail Sept 1 $1200 (250) 819-3815 NORTH SHORE, 3 bdrm, 1 bath house, newly reno’d w/ bsmt, fenced yard, gas heat. (867)536-2307 after 10 am or firstname.lastname@example.org
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VALLEY VIEW Moving Sale 2194 Crescent Dr. off of Highland Dr. Sat Aug 11th 8-1pm hse hold items misc unique items, tools +++
Suites, Lower 2BDRM large N/S N/P Close to schools Working person pref’d $900 incl util 819-3368 2bdrm level entry, N Shore, n/s pet ok w/d, Avail now $750 (604) 219-0798 2bdrm new reno w/d, n/p, adult oriented Avail now $875 util incl (250) 376-4109 2bdrm, North Shore, newly renovated, util incl, close bus, $1100mo 250-376-4421 ABERDEEN 2Bdrm daylight f/s w/d ns/np $1000/mo util incl Avail Sept 1st 250-372-2482 Brock 1bdrm util & cable incld N/S N/P close to school & bus avail Sept 1st $750 376-4307 Brock close to schools 1Bdrm N/S N/P $700/mth avail Sept 1st 250-682-3199 / 376-7869 Brock or Downtown 2bdrm or 3bdrm no dogs, $800 or $900 avail immed or Aug 1st (250) 374-5586 Large Sahali 1bdrm close to TRU, wd, np, ns, util incl $800 Avail immed 250-320-9205 Valleyview lge living space 2 bdrm, 5 appliances, $1100mo hydro & gas incl 250-372-2380
Lakeview 1bdrm large furnished suite near Clinton $275 250-459-2387 after 5pm Lakeview sm all season cabin for rent furnished $225 near Clinton (250) 459-2387aft 5pm
UPPER SAHALI 1787 McKinley Crt Sat Aug 11th 9-2pm Fashion men & women clothing, computer 34inch TV
Homes for Rent 1bdrm + den heat inc w/d f/s mat couple or sing person, no dogs 1 mile before Pinantan $800 ref req Avail Aug 1st (250) 573-3921
Cottages / Cabins
Call or email for more info:
ABERDEEN Sat and Sun 8-2pm 2467 Drummond Crt kids toys and clothes and house hold items
Apt/Condo for Rent
CALL 250-376-8542/ 250-319-6054
1Bdrm Apartment 1525 Tranquille Rd. $750 per month 1 cat allowed avail Sept 1st n/s w/d on site (250) 376-9059 2Bed Suite in 55+ RiverBend Seniors Community, Kamloops, $1800/m, River view Wheelchair friendly. Avail. immd. catherine_steele@hot mail.com 1-604-408-1023 Van Sun Rivers, Talasa Crt, furnstudio new, $900 inc util, laundry in suite 250-320-0057
Bed & Breakfast
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Kamloops BC call for availability 250-374-7467
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Cars - Domestic 04 PT Cruiser GT Turbo. 5sp, loaded, 106,000kms, Excellent cond. $7500 (250) 319-9232 2005 Chrysler 300C Hemi fully loaded auto new tires/snow $14,000 250-372-9405
RUN UNTIL SOLD ONLY $34.95(plus Tax) (250)371-4949 *some restrictions apply call for details
Cars - Sports & Imports
“Read All About It” Kamloops This Week Run Till Rented gives you endless possibilities... $52.95 + tax Max 3 Lines Max 12 Weeks Must be pre-paid (no refunds) Scheduled for 4 weeks at a time
1989 Mercedes Benz 6cyl 190, 2.6 ltr 4 door. Low mileage Immaculate Condition. (250) 372-8479
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Private parties only - no businesses Special: Add an extra line to your ad for $10 CALL 250-371-4949
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89 Dodge Daytona ES 5spd, 2.5lt, front wheel dr. 15”x6” cast alum wheels stored for 5 yrs, new bat. & mufﬂer TLC needed $1500 250579-9483
Commercial Vehicles Toyota Forklift For Sale Model 42-6FG18 Max lift 3500lbs $5000obo 250-374-0462
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1986 Red Honda Elite 80 motor cycle exc cond. 3 helmets incl $600obo (250)377-4661
2005 25.5ft Coachman Luxury trailer, Northern Spirit Mint Cond, used 2x, slps 6, qu bed, hideaway, many extras $24k new asking $12.5k (250) 5733346
Off Road Vehicles 2008 Yamaha Grizzly 660 ATV, 1363km & attachments 250-376-8009, 250-852-1751
Run until sold New Price>>$59.95 Do you have a vehicle, boat, rv, or trailer to sell? With our Run til sold specials you pay one ﬂat rate and we will run your ad until your vehicle sells.* • $59.95 (boxed ad with photo) • $34.95 (regular 3 line ad)
Recreational/Sale 1991 Okanagan 25’ 5th wheel, 1 slide out, mint condition $6900. obo 250-577-3222 2004 Ford Adventurer 20ft Class C motorhome fully loaded $29,000 250-372-9405
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2002 Chevy Avalanche Z71 for sale. 190,000kms, V8, Fully loaded, leather seats, PW, PL, PS, A/C, Alloys, Full sized spare tire, keyless entry, security, sun roof, locking storage, back seats fold into cab, removable back window. Comes with tent designed to clip to box. Needs a little TLC but still an awesome truck. $7000 OBO. Call 250-5720869
Sailboat, 15.5’ Falcon, ﬁberglass, centreboard, new Northsails on trailer. $2750. Louis Creek. 250-672-9623
4 College Sweethearts
Sport Utility Vehicle 09 Jeep Patriot North 4x4 std, ac, fully loaded 61,500km drk green $18750 250-672-9623
I PAY Cash $$$ For All Scrap Vehicles! and $5 for auto batteries Call or Text Brendan 250-574-4679
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• Cars • Trucks • Trailers • RV’s • Boats • ATV’s • Snowmobiles • Motorcycles • Merchandise • Some restrictions apply • Includes 2 issues per week • Non-Business ads only • Non-Business ads only
1999 GMC JIMMY Tan in color. 209,000km Great Condition, fully loaded. $2999 Call 250-319-8236
1981 Aqua Star 140 evanrude many extras 2 spr props depth ﬁnder Low hrs stored under cover for 11yr $4100 372-8754 1991 Sea-Ray, 17’ w/trailer. Fully loaded New condition. New 115 Mercury outboard engine $9500 (250) 573-3463 1999 18’ Campion Allante 535. 4.3L Volvo Penta. X-tra’s Low hours $13,000obo 376-4447 99 25’ Mariah big blk, cuddy, shore pwr microwave, on cus trailer $24900 (250) 374-5564
14 FT. ALUMINUM FISHING BOAT WITH TRAILER. $ 900 OBO 250-573-2203 AFTER 6PM
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THURSDAY, August 9, 2012 ❖ B19
Memories & Milestones Proud parents Shanon and Jake are thrilled to introduce OSSIE JOHN GELOWITZ
OSSIE JOHN GELOWITZ into their lives and into their hearts. Excited grandparents Viv & Al Overland and Judi & Gerry Gelowitz are over the moon in love. Uncles Luke, Ray & Andy are so happy for the new family. The birthing team and hospital staff were amazing!
Happy “First” Birthday to our Grandson
LYNDEN SCOTT ACKLES (August 3, 2012) Much love always, Gramma & Grandpa Ackles xoxo
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