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THURSDAY, February 16, 2017

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COMMUNITY Y STRONG KIDS CHALLENGE

KTW’s Press Time back at the gym for the kids RAY JOLICOEUR

KTW PRESS TIME

and awareness for kids in our community to lead a healthier lifestyle.

DAVE EAGLES/KTW

My New Year’s resolution for the last 15 years is finally coming to fruition. Lose weight, get blood pressure under control and develop better eating habits. I just needed the right motivation — and I think I’ve found it. KTW is participating in the Y Strong Kids Challenge I have joined a again this year under the moniker Press Time. fundraising effort by our local YMCAfor kids in our comand monitor our daily YWCA called the munity to access Y proprogress. YMCA Strong Kids grams. I’m off to a great Campaign. Co-workers At the same time, start. Tara Holmes, Jordane Press Time members Although I cheated a Joneson, Linda Skelly, have set our own lofty bit and started two days Don Levasseur, Kelly goals. We are fortunate early, I am already at Hall and Christopher to have our coach 1,000-metre swims and Foulds round out our and personal trainer, 50-minute runs on the team Press Time, which Kat Middleton of treadmill (with a decent has10.33”w participated in the Heartbeats Fitness, to incline and medium x 7”h - cmyk campaign the last few help us along. speed.) With any luck, years. She has set each of I’ll see the results I’m The month-long us up on programs to looking for and, at the challenge raises funds hold us accountable same time, raise funds

Stronger together

The Y Strong Kids Challenge began on Feb. 13 and runs through March 13. We are asking the community to donate to the cause, whatever possible: 10$, $20, $50 or maybe even $100. Anything helps. This year’s campaign aims to help 900 kids achieve their own goals of participating in programs that are sometimes unaffordable or unattainable. For more information, go online to http://www.kamloopsy. org/y-strong-kids.htm. To donate, call 250374-7437 or stop by the office at 1365 Dalhousie Dr.

Project Updates and Construction Plans for Kamloops LEARN MORE

Join Us: Thursday, February 23, 2017 Coast Kamloops Hotel Ballroom A/B/C Drop in between 6 pm and 8 pm Presentation at 6:30 pm

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Trans Mountain is committed to ongoing engagement throughout the life of the Project. Take this opportunity to continue the dialogue about the Project on topics that matter to you. Please note, Contractors will not be hiring or accepting resumes at the event.

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