4,900 new affordable rental homes on the way for B.C. families

 November 13, 2018 /  Darryl Schmidt /  BC, News, Politics /  No Comments

Help is on the way for middle-income families in 42 communities as the Province moves forward with more than 4,900 new affordable mixed-income rental homes as part of the Building BC: Community Housing Fund.“Years of inaction on the B.C. housing crisis left families struggling to get by and unable to get ahead,” said Premier John Horgan. “These new, affordable rental homes are an important step toward addressing the housing crisis and giving families in every part of the province a break from sk …

BC Rural Dividend grant supports Ashcroft Indian Band

 November 13, 2018 /  Darryl Schmidt /  BC, News, Politics /  No Comments

The Ashcroft Indian Band will be able to provide upgraded services for tourists exploring Thompson-Nicola country, thanks to a $464,948 grant from the Province.“The special circumstances provision of the Rural Dividend was specifically designed to assist communities undergoing economic hardship, such as those impacted by wildfire,” said Doug Donaldson, Minister of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development. “This project will provide jobs and attract tourism dollars to sup …

WolfPack men’s soccer sign first recruit for 2019-20 (Marican) – TRU WolfPack

 November 13, 2018 /  Darryl Schmidt /  Kamloops, News, Sports, TRU /  No Comments

  Posted on: November 13, 2018WolfPack men’s soccer recruit Denzel Marican (photo by D-Leigh Courtney)Just over a week since their Canada West season ended, the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack men’s soccer team has signed their first recruit.Head coach John Antulov and the WolfPack are announcing that local player Denzel Marican of South Kamloops Secondary will join the program in September 2019.   Marican plays club soccer for the Thompson Okanagan Football Club.The 5’9” Marican is a forwar …

BLAZERS FALL 5-2 TO EVERETT – Kamloops Blazers

 November 11, 2018 /  Darryl Schmidt /  Kamloops, News, Sports /  No Comments

The Everett Silvertips scored three goals in the third period to beat the Blazers 5-2 on Sunday night in Kamloops. Luc Smith and Nolan Kneen had the goals for the Blazers, while The Silvertips got a goal and an assist from Jackson Berezowski, Jalen Price and Connor Dewar. BOX SCORE   Source link


 November 11, 2018 /  Darryl Schmidt /  Kamloops, News, Sports /  No Comments

The Kamloops Blazers are hosting the Everett Silvertips at 5:00pm at the Sandman Centre. Following tonight’s game there will be a post-game skate with the fans, so make sure to bring your skates! GAME PROGRAM PURCHASE TICKETS   Source link


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Kelowna child care centre selected to deliver low-cost universal child care

 November 11, 2018 /  Darryl Schmidt /  BC, News, Politics /  No Comments

Families at Okanagan College’s Little Scholars are now paying no more than $200 a month per child as part of the B.C. government’s universal child care prototype project.“Little Scholars is a welcoming, inclusive centre, which provides dedicated services for young parents, Indigenous families and children with extra support needs,” said Katrina Chen, Minister of State for Child Care. “This focus on inclusivity means that no one is left behind, and every child at the centre is able to learn and t …

Premier’s statement on Remembrance Day

 November 11, 2018 /  Darryl Schmidt /  BC, News, Politics /  No Comments

Print Office of the Premier British Columbia News Premier’s statement on Remembrance Day https://news.gov.bc.ca/18428 Statement Victoria Sunday, November 11, 2018 8:00 AM Statement Victoria Sunday, November 11, 2018 8:00 AM Premier John Horgan released the following statement in honour of Remembrance Day and the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War:“On Remembrance Day, British Columbians honour the courage and sacrifice of veterans, armed forces members and merchant marines who ha …

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