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Morning Start: How to get a new phone charger for free

Your morning start for Thursday, July 14

Good morning everyone! It’s time to have another great day! Let’s get it started.

Fun Fact: Have you ever lost your phone charger and want to get a new one for free?

Go to a hotel and tell them you forgot your charger there. Most hotels have a box of forgotten phone chargers they’ve collected when cleaning the rooms.

On this day

In 1951, a sporting event (horse racing) is televised in colour for the first time.

In 1983, ‘Mario Bros’ by Nintendo is released in Japan.

In 1989, ‘When Harry Met Sally’ is released in theatres.

In 2008, ‘The Dark Knight’ is released in theatres.

National holidays

Today is National Mac and Cheese Day, National Nude Day, National Tape Measure Day, and Shark Awareness Day.

Weather forecast from Environment Canada

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In Penticton


In Revelstoke


In Salmon Arm

Salmon Arm

In Vernon


In case you missed it

Jason Mraz is coming to Kelowna this weekend. Learn more here.

RCMP are investigating fatal crash north of Vernon. Learn more here.

Penticton mayor calls on government to help worsening crime and mental health crisis. Learn more here.


Remember Limewire? Well they’re back as a new company, but with a nostalgic commercial.

Celebrity birthdays

If your birthday is today, you share a birthday with MMA fighter Conor McGregor (34), actress Jane Lynch (62), and Phoebe Waller-Bridge (37).

Have a great Thursday 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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