Kamloops News Last 7 days

Family of four dead in home

Mar 26, 2017 / 8:04 pm

Four bodies found in a home in the area of Ashcroft on Friday have been identified as a family of four, including two young boys. A funeral for the family is...

Stranded hiker rescued

Mar 25, 2017 / 5:10 pm

UPDATE: 5:10 p.m. The stranded hiker has been rescued by an RCMP helicopter, and has been transported to Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops by the BC Ambulance...

Memorial for Wagamese

Mar 25, 2017 / 5:01 pm

Although Edna Manitowabi did not know author and journalist Richard Wagamese well, she knew the power of his words. The Ojibway elder and professor emeritus at...

Four found dead in home

Mar 25, 2017 / 4:10 pm

Four bodies were found by police in a home near Venables Lake Friday afternoon. Ashcroft RCMP responded to a “request for a wellbeing check” at a...

TRU expands nursing

Mar 24, 2017 / 8:30 pm

Thompson Rivers University is getting bigger. The Kamloops university will be home to a new $30.6-million Nursing and Population Health Building that will help...

Medical emergency in pool

Mar 24, 2017 / 7:56 am

A child is doing well after lifeguards dived into action this week. The City of Kamloops says a child may have experienced a medical incident during a public...

Judge tries to fast-track trial

Mar 23, 2017 / 6:47 pm

Comments made by a B.C. judge about the number of days that should be allotted to hear a sexual assault case have led to a complaint to the Canadian Judicial...

Grabs her, exposes himself

Mar 23, 2017 / 2:08 pm

A man followed a woman and exposed himself to her on Monday night in Kamloops. According to police, the woman was walking on Tranquille Road around 10 p.m. when...

Teen missing for a month

Mar 22, 2017 / 11:38 am

It's now been over a month since a Kamloops teenager went missing. Aislynn Hanson, 17, went missing on Feb. 20 from a medical facility in the Kamloops area....

Dr. dies in waiting room

Mar 21, 2017 / 9:00 pm

A retired Kamloops doctor died in the hospital he served for decades – and his widow says the ordeal exposed gaps in service at Royal Inland Hospital....

Searching for third suspect

Mar 21, 2017 / 3:08 pm

Police in Kamloops have arrested two men and are looking for a third, after a resident reported his home was being broken into. The attempted break-in happened...