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New funding to help refugees arriving in Kamloops

By Kamloops This Week | Another Syrian refugee family will resettle in Kamloops thanks to the Refugees and Friends Together (RAFT) program. RAFT, which sponsors refugees through the Kamloops United Church, expects the family of four to arrive this fall and is looking...
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Should Ottawa pay for newcomers’ impact on transit?

By Vancouver Sun | Recent immigrants, international students and guest workers use transit at a much greater rate than the domestic population. Shouldn’t Ottawa help out more? Ridership on Metro Vancouver buses and Skytrain has mushroomed by 17 per cent since...
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