Edna Thorsen shows off her Saskatchewan Roughriders blankets, flag and lawn gnome on Monday, Oct. 9. -image credit: Jim Elliot/Salmon Arm Observer

A quick news catch-up before the weekend

Did the week somehow pass you by? Here’s a quick guide to what’s been going on in the Shuswap.

  • Oct. 13, 2017 6:00 a.m.

It’s Friday, you’ve almost made it to the weekend, but before you do, catch up on what people are talking about this week in the Shuswap.

Some of our top stories include:

Eight days in a health care ‘hole’

Passion for fishing leads to fines

Rough ride for Roughriders fan

Bank teller foils scam attempt on seniors

Fate of Eagle Pass lookout in hands of bureaucracy

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Jaws of life used to extricate injured motorist

A collision took place on Highway 97B near the Countryside Mobile Home Park late Monday afternoon.

Lawyer says RCMP cleared in car wash shooting

Independent report into shooting of Kayman Winter not yet released to the public.

Thrift store volunteer returns Bible to Alberta church

Salmon Arm woman knew documents were meaningful and made efforts to contact parish.

Falkland break and enter turns violent

Man shot in leg after catching unknown people in Falkland residence

Silverbacks’ comeback falters in Alberni Valley

‘Backs face Nanaimo tonight on coast and island road trip

Preparing for the worst

Shuswap emergency responders and arena staff tackle ammonia leak in training exercise

Senior randomly stabbed in B.C. mall food court

Woman arrested after victim, 71, suffers serious injuries

B.C. Liberal hopefuls begin final leadership push

Five MLAs, one outsider pitch policies to party members

Vancouver Island marijuana producer bought by Aphria in $230M deal

Aphria’s annual production forecast increases to 230,000 kgs

UPDATED: ‘Young, innocent’ teen hit during Vancouver shootout dies

15-year-old Coquitlam boy was in a car driving by the scene

Ontario man charged with selling Canadian’s usernames and passwords

Ontario man ran site that peddled billions of pieces of personal data: RCMP

David Emerson quits lumber talks as legal action begins

Former federal minister served as B.C. softwood trade point man

Men accused in Michael Bonin’s murder knew him: IHIT

20-year-old’s body found on a rural service road North of Hope in April

Singer of the Cranberries dead at 46

Her publicist says Dolores O’Riordan died suddenly Monday in London. The cause of death wasn’t immediately available.

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