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Kamloops News Last 7 days

You are getting sleepy

Oct 16, 2018 / 7:06 pm

A major British Columbia university is looking for more people to put to sleep. Thomson Rivers University’s student-run sleep centre clinic is designed to...

'Historic' day for city

Oct 16, 2018 / 3:27 pm

Councillors for the City of Kamloops took less than 10 seconds to unanimously approve B.C.'s first and only marijuana dispensary. The store, to be run by...

City cutting back gas usage

Oct 15, 2018 / 7:00 pm

The pipeline explosion near Prince George last week is causing a provincial shortage of natural gas. In Kamloops, the municipality is taking steps to reduce...

K9 captures culprit

Oct 15, 2018 / 5:00 pm

The RCMP canine unit was called in to help arrest a man who broke into a City of Kamloops warehouse Monday morning. The 43-year-old man forced a door open to...

Replica gun leads to arrest

Oct 15, 2018 / 12:05 pm

A 44-year-old man from Kamloops has been arrested following an incident with a replica gun at a Tim Hortons. RCMP say that on Friday around 8 p.m., police were...

Lone pot shop set to open

Oct 15, 2018 / 10:20 am

B.C.'s public safety minister says the government has received 173 applications for cannabis retail outlets, but only one approved store will open Wednesday...

Time to pass the flag

Oct 15, 2018 / 9:16 am

With the 2018 Canada 55+ Games wrapped up, the Canadian Senior Games Association is officially looking to Kamloops as the event’s next destination. This...

An outstanding new teacher

Oct 15, 2018 / 5:57 am

A new teacher in the furthest reaches of School District No.73 was recognized as Outstanding New Teacher by Premier John Horgan on World Teacher Day. Maymie...

Kayaker found safe

Oct 14, 2018 / 12:14 pm

A search and rescue mission ended successfully in Kamloops on Saturday night. Kamloops Search and Rescue members were notified at 10:30 p.m. of a missing...

Truck hit school bus

Oct 12, 2018 / 12:11 pm

A pick-up truck rear-ended a school bus during this morning's commute in Kamloops. RCMP say the crash happened around 8:45 near the 300 block of Tranquille...

Man escapes on foot

Oct 11, 2018 / 3:48 pm

A man fled from Kamloops police Thursday afternoon. At about 2:30 p.m. a police officer noticed a pickup truck driving erratically on Summit Drive near Columbia...

Opening doors on legal pot

Oct 11, 2018 / 5:00 am

The first government-run cannabis retail store in the province is set to open in Kamloops next Wednesday, but the store will be stocked with less than half the...

Missing man was murdered

Oct 10, 2018 / 3:13 pm

RCMP say Kamloops man Troy Gold was murdered, days after he was reported missing. "Through investigation, the RCMP determined that Gold's disappearance...