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An email reminder that cell phone numbers are about to go public is making the rounds again.

Shawn Hall of Telus says it's nothing to become alarmed about.

Hall says there's no fear that telemarketers will have cell phone numbers and people receiving the emails should delete them and not forward them.

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Even after postponing the last regular meeting of City Council, tonight's agenda is not a heavy one.

Deputy City Clerk Carole Fraser says it's basically two meetings in one, with no delegations or unfinished business for council to consider.

Fraser says the Financial Services Manager's report for adoption is the last order of business on the agenda.

Other than that there's a number of items under information.

The meeting gets underway at 7 o'clock in the Council Chambers at City Hall.

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The New Democrat leadership hopeful from the Fraser-Nicola riding doesn't believe weighted membership votes will influence who wins the leadership nod.

Harry Lali says his Indian heritage doesn't give him a weighted vote.

Lali, one of three people seeking to replace Carole James as leader of the BC NDP, says it did happen in the 2000 nomination.

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A unique zoning initiative is reducing the risk and impact of a large-scale outbreak in the livestock industry.

BC Cattlemen Association President Judy Guichon says the West Hawk Lake Zoning Initiative on the Trans-Canada Highway near the Manitoba-Ontario boundary, the only passage point for commercial vehicles between Eastern and Western Canada will help control the possible spread of foot and mouth disease.

Since December 6th, the facility has run continuously, ensuring a complete data set of all livestock movement between the zones.

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The BC Hockey League trade deadline arrives at 6 pm today, but things could be slower than past years.

Since December 1st, there have been just five trades involving seven teams and seven players.

In 2009, there were 15 trades involving 19 teams and 21 players over the same time period.

The Merritt Centennials aren't expected to make a major splash, but are considering adding a defenceman.

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