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Kamloops News

KAC hand out awards

Mar 6, 2021 / 7:00 pm

Kamloops Arts Council (KAC) announced the winners of the 11 annual Art Exposed Jurors’ Choice Awards. The jurors, consisting of Deb Got, Robin Hodgson and...

Crash on W. Victoria Street

Mar 6, 2021 / 1:33 pm

No injuries were reported but traffic was backed up along West Victoria Street early Saturday afternoon after a collision heading west onto the Overlanders...

Tee off times now open

Mar 6, 2021 / 12:00 pm

It’s the first week of March and that means golf is back in Kamloops. As of Thursday, March 4, three clubs have opened their doors to the public, and...

Potential exposure at school

Mar 6, 2021 / 8:49 am

According to Interior Health, another Kamloops school has had a recent potential COVID-19 exposure. The Sk’elep School of Excellence on Powwow Trail has...

DQ's big Kamloops plans

Mar 6, 2021 / 4:00 am

Could the Tournament Capital become home to Blizzard University? The owners of a building on Versatile Drive are hoping Kamloops city council will approve a...

'High-risk' teen located

Mar 5, 2021 / 5:14 pm

UPDATE 5:15 p.m. RCMP say a "high-risk" teen missing from 100 Mile House has been found safe in Kamloops. "A plan is currently in place to...

Cops probe beauty break-ins

Mar 5, 2021 / 4:00 pm

Police are warning Kamloops residents to be on the lookout for stolen items after a pair of city beauty outlets were burgled early Friday morning. Police were...

Kamloops' most wanted

Mar 5, 2021 / 1:45 pm

The following individuals were wanted by Kamloops RCMP as of the time of publication. Name: Amy Begon Age: 29 Height: Five-foot-three Weight: 119 pounds Race:...

Spitting suspect sought

Mar 5, 2021 / 1:14 pm

Police are looking for help identifying a suspect in a spitting assault earlier this week. Just after 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Mounties were called to a business in...

Missing woman found safe

Mar 5, 2021 / 9:50 am

Kamloops RCMP have located the woman reported missing earlier this week. Police had asked for the public’s help in locating 28-year-old Meguin Sky Scales...

Business owners weigh in

Mar 5, 2021 / 4:00 am

Some business owners on Victoria Street in downtown Kamloops say "it's about time," but they're happy to see city council taking steps to...

Ex-coach a no-show in court

Mar 5, 2021 / 4:00 am

The former head coach of the Kamloops Blazers was a no-show in court on Thursday, the day he was supposed to plead guilty and learn his sentence after being...

Cops catch assault suspect

Mar 4, 2021 / 8:00 pm

One person is in custody after police were called to a violent assault in 100 Mile House Thursday. The RCMP and the North District Provincial Support Team...

Alarms saved lives, KFR says

Mar 4, 2021 / 6:30 pm

Kamloops fire crews say working smoke alarms saved lives when a suite caught fire this week in a Valleyview motel. Emergency crews were called to the Tournament...

Yard waste drop-offs open

Mar 4, 2021 / 6:30 pm

The City of Kamloops is reminding residents that all yard waste drop-off locations are now open, however some changes have been made to facility hours....

House fire in Juniper Ridge

Mar 4, 2021 / 5:38 pm

Kamloops firefighters made quick work of a small fire at a house Thursday in Juniper Ridge. The call, at a home on Qu’Appelle Boulevard across the street...

Hotels want staycationers

Mar 4, 2021 / 5:26 pm

Having spent a year living under the added pressure of COVID, many British Columbians are extremely keen for a vacation. Yet that’s not easy (or for that...

19 infractions at care home

Mar 4, 2021 / 4:35 pm

A long-term care facility in Merritt that is the site of an ongoing COVID-19 outbreak is the subject of 19 outstanding Interior Health infractions, and eight of...

Savona, NorKam virus cases

Mar 4, 2021 / 12:04 pm

Two more Kamloops-area school exposure alerts have been added to Interior Health’s website, with Savona elementary and NorKam secondary reporting recent...

Landfill fire cause unknown

Mar 4, 2021 / 11:28 am

Fire investigators cannot determine a cause for Saturday's fire at the Mission Flats landfill because the blaze was too destructive. Ray Webster, fire...

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