Kamloops News Last 7 days

Awesome alley art

Oct 18, 2017 / 6:45 pm

Some back alleys in Kamloops are much more appealing thanks to a work experience program that transformed the area in to safe, usable spaces. The alleys have...

Multiple firearms stolen

Oct 17, 2017 / 4:24 pm

Kamloops RCMP have received 12 reports of theft from vehicles in the last two days – including three in which firearms were stolen. Two of the vehicles...

Attempted luring at school

Oct 17, 2017 / 11:46 am

An 11-year-old girl kept her wits about her while an unidentified man allegedly attempted to lure her into his vehicle. The incident occurred Monday afternoon...

Declared dead, still alive

Oct 17, 2017 / 8:55 am

A Kamloops man who recently lost his mother is fighting for his own life after a bureaucratic mix-up declared him dead. Bryan Kupiak, 65, is healthy, but says...

Thief takes the BAIT

Oct 16, 2017 / 7:00 pm

A 19-year-old Kamloops man is awaiting court proceedings after allegedly trying to steal a BAIT car. Police say about 4 a.m. Saturday, they were alerted to an...

Missing woman located

Oct 16, 2017 / 6:30 pm

UPDATE: 6:30 p.m., Oct. 16 Police advise Taylor Lynn Wilson has been located. Police would provide no further details. ORIGINAL STORY: Oct. 14 Police in...

Kamloops hotel robbed

Oct 16, 2017 / 6:18 am

A Kamloops hotel was robbed overnight. But, RCMP have a suspect in custody after he was tracked by a police dog. The Holiday Inn and Suites on Tranquille Road...

Recognizing wildfire heroes

Oct 14, 2017 / 4:00 pm

British Columbia's government is looking to recognize people who went out of their way to help when record-breaking wildfires tore through the province this...

Runaway semi crashes

Oct 14, 2017 / 7:13 am

A medical incident behind the wheel resulted in a runaway tractor-trailer in Kamloops on Friday. Luckily, no other vehicles were involved when the truck driver...

Coq reopened after snow

Oct 13, 2017 / 12:30 pm

UPDATE: 12:30 p.m. DriveBC is reporting the highway has now reopened. UPDATE: 11:15 a.m. An early dump of snow has turned British Columbia's Coquihalla...

Stolen car, loaded gun

Oct 12, 2017 / 11:49 am

Kamloops RCMP say a stolen car and ID and a loaded handgun led to the arrests of two suspects earlier this week. On October 7, a visitor to Royal Inland...