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Kamloops News

Arrested over guide dog

Jul 19, 2019 / 10:06 am

A blind man was arrested in Kamloops over a dispute about allowing his guide dog into a gas station. Ben Fulton thought police would defend his rights, but...

Her $2.1M slot spin

Jul 19, 2019 / 6:54 am

Andy and Marlyne Dumoulin have more than two million reasons to smile. Marlyne is the winner of the largest slot machine jackpot in Canadian history, which she...

Fire seen south of Kamloops

Jul 18, 2019 / 4:44 pm

BC Wildfire is reporting a fire start just south of Kamloops along Highway 5A on Thursday afternoon. The cause of the fire is not yet known. It came in at the...

Recovery program closing

Jul 18, 2019 / 9:56 am

Mustard Seed Kamloops will be closing its men's recovery program, the non-profit has announced. The reason is "to develop strong, more robust...

Fatal fire not arson

Jul 17, 2019 / 2:25 pm

RCMP and Kamloops fire investigators have determined that a fire that claimed the life of a Kamloops woman and her dog was not suspicious. An examination of the...

Fire victim identified

Jul 16, 2019 / 3:03 pm

UPDATE: 3 p.m. After an early morning fire claimed the life of a Kamloops woman, a GoFundMe page has been set up to help her family cope with the financial...

60 thefts from cars in week

Jul 15, 2019 / 2:44 pm

If you were wondering whether there have been a lot of thefts from vehicles in Kamloops recently, you would be right. And it appears that it's happening all...

Shtuka documentary posted

Jul 15, 2019 / 1:59 pm

A documentary that tells the story of a missing Alberta man who went missing from Sun Peaks resort has been uploaded to YouTube. Ryan Shtuka, 20, was last seen...

Woman pulled from fire

Jul 15, 2019 / 10:11 am

A fire at a Kamloops home has sent a woman to hospital in critical condition. Police and Kamloops Fire Rescue were alerted to the flames about 3:40 a.m. When...

Indigenous teachers boosted

Jul 15, 2019 / 9:36 am

Thompson Rivers University is expanding its Bachelor of Education program by 16 seats in September to help address a shortage of Indigenous teachers in the...

Flight in cool old warbird

Jul 15, 2019 / 6:20 am

If you missed the Flying Legends of Victory Tour stop in Kamloops, one YouTuber has offered a glimpse into what was seen. Adam V posted a video sharing the...

Highland Games a real fling

Jul 14, 2019 / 6:55 am

The Kamloops Highland Games attracted hundreds of participants, competitors and fans on Saturday. The games included dancers, pipe bands and heavy events such...

Beware battery thieves

Jul 12, 2019 / 10:33 am

Kamloops RCMP are warning locals to mark their travel trailer batteries with some form of identification. This following "numerous reports" of such...

$1M to help wildfire risk

Jul 12, 2019 / 10:07 am

More than $1 million in grants will help reduce wildfire risks in the Kamloops Fire Centre region. The B.C. government announced on Thursday a further...

Cop rescues injured eagle

Jul 11, 2019 / 4:42 pm

An injured bald eagle is being cared for at B.C. Wildlife Park Rehabilitation centre in Kamloops after being rescued by a Logan Lake RCMP officer. Const. Ryan...

Classic car can be yours

Jul 11, 2019 / 11:23 am

Ever dream of cruising down main street in a tricked out Camaro? That dream can be reality with the Habitat for Humanity Kamloops raffle. The group that builds...

Thief choked out by victim

Jul 10, 2019 / 9:05 pm

A truck thief in Kamloops picked the wrong vehicle to steal on Monday. Chad Freeman was awoken by his daughter that day, alarming him his truck was being...

Adventurer in Kamloops

Jul 10, 2019 / 7:30 pm

The National Geographic Adventurer of the Year will be speaking in Kamloops next week. The Thompson-Nicola Regional Library will be hosting athlete, author and...

Second gov't pot store open

Jul 10, 2019 / 5:05 pm

It happened with much less pomp and circumstance than the first one, but the Kamloops' second government cannabis store has opened at the Northills Shopping...

Film doc on disappearance

Jul 10, 2019 / 4:35 pm

A documentary telling the story of Ryan Shtuka's disappearance from Sun Peaks in February 2018, will soon be on the big screen. Made as part of the Telus...

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