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Morning Start: Sunsets on Mars are blue

Your morning start for Tuesday, June 28

Good morning! Let’s get your Tuesday started!

Fun Fact: Sunsets on Mars are blue.

On this day

In 1981, Canadian legend Terry Fox dies of cancer at age 22.

In 2013, Canadian sportscasters Jay Onrait and Dan O’Toole host their final episode of Sportscentre before leaving for the United States.

In 2017, ‘Spiderman: Homecoming’ premieres in theatres.

National holidays

Today is National Insurance Awareness Day, National Alaska Day, National Logistics Day, and National Tapioca Day.

Weather forecast from Environment Canada

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In Penticton


In Revelstoke


In Salmon Arm

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In Vernon


In case you missed it

Body of missing Calgary man found in Okanagan Lake. Read more here.

Mayor calls attack and shots fired at visitors to Penticton ‘deeply disturbing’. Read more here.

Sicamous RCMP say vehicle clocked going 205 km/h on Highway 1. Read more here.


This mom is teaching the kids young.

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Celebrity birthdays

If your birthday is today, you share a birthday with actress Kathy Bates (74), entrepreneur Elon Musk (51), director Mel Brooks (95), actor John Cusack (56), and football Hall of Famer John Elway (62).

Have a great day everyone!


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Jordy Cunningham

About the Author: Jordy Cunningham

Hailing from Ladner, B.C., I have been passionate about sports, especially baseball, since I was young. In 2018, I graduated from Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops with a Bachelor of Journalism degree
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