Kamloops News Last 7 days

Man dead after hit and run

Oct 22, 2018 / 4:08 pm

A man, 48, is dead after a vehicle struck him on Seymour Street in Kamloops then took off. On Oct. 20 at 1:40 a.m. a taxi driver contacted Kamloops RCMP to...

Cage fighter facing charges

Oct 20, 2018 / 12:47 pm

A Kamloops mixed martial arts fighter has been charged with multiple counts of domestic assault. Matt Baker, 34, is due in court Nov. 1 on four counts of...

Fatal pedestrian collision

Oct 20, 2018 / 7:19 am

A pedestrian was killed in a motor vehicle collision in Kamloops overnight. Kamloops RCMP were on the scene into this morning on Seymour Street West, near the...

Some pot strains sold out

Oct 17, 2018 / 7:17 pm

Consumers in British Columbia wanting to legally buy recreational marijuana for the first time on Wednesday were most likely to use the province's online...

Educating cannabis buyers

Oct 17, 2018 / 1:45 pm

UPDATE: 1:45 p.m. Buying cannabis at the province's first legal retail cannabis store in Kamloops is an educational experience. During the opening of...

Plenty of buzz, but no chaos

Oct 17, 2018 / 11:30 am

B.C. is coping with a complex shift in policy as recreational marijuana is legalized, but the province has passed one significant hurdle with its online sales...

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...