Kamloops News Last 7 days

Fire 50% contained

Jun 28, 2017 / 4:00 pm

A wildfire 12 kilometres west of Kamloops is 50 per cent contained. Ground fire crews have made significant progress at Dew Drop and say there is no threats to...

Dew Drop fire doubles

Jun 28, 2017 / 8:00 am

A wildfire burning about 12 kilometres west of Kamloops has doubled in size since Tuesday afternoon. The Dew Drop fire has grown from 75 hectares to 156...

Naked and in distress

Jun 27, 2017 / 9:59 am

A portion of Columbia Street in Kamloops' city centre had to be shut down around 5 a.m. Tuesday after a report of a naked man, displaying angry behaviour,...

Wrong ways to drive

Jun 27, 2017 / 9:51 am

Kamloops RCMP are shaking their heads after stopping a driver early Tuesday morning who had open beer in his vehicle, was on his cell phone and was also a...

Wildfire near Kamloops

Jun 27, 2017 / 5:36 am

BC Wildfire Service firefighters are battling a fire within sight of Kamloops. The Dew Drop fire is estimated at 75 hectares in size and is considered active....

A rocking Canada Day

Jun 26, 2017 / 5:19 pm

Canada's 150th will rock at Sun Peaks Resort. On July 1, the resort near Kamloops will join the rest of the country in celebrating Canada's 150th...

Missing woman sought

Jun 25, 2017 / 8:20 pm

Police in Kamloops are looking for a woman who was last seen by her family on Friday. Clarice Krause left her home Friday in her white Ford Explorer and has not...

Fire danger starts to climb

Jun 23, 2017 / 12:30 pm

The BC Wildfire Service is preparing for increased fire activity as this weekend looks set to heat up. With temperatures forecast in the 30s, the service is...

Motorcyclist dies in crash

Jun 23, 2017 / 9:40 am

A 32-year-old Kamloops man is dead following a motorcycle accident Thursday evening. RCMP Cpl. Jodi Shelkie said police received a report of a single-vehicle...