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Kamloops News

Meditating to Kamloops

Feb 25, 2014 / 4:26 pm

The TNRD Library System is hosting a free introductory seminar on the practice of meditation, led by Evelyn Vipond-Schmidt from Shambhala Meditation, on...

Vehicle fires

Feb 25, 2014 / 9:56 am

Emergency crews were called out to two vehicle fires in the last two days. At approximately 8 p.m. Monday police attended a truck on fire in an alley behind...

Last doctor leaves Logan Lake

Feb 24, 2014 / 7:55 pm

When Dr. Uzair Sheik turns out the lights at his rural British Columbia family practice at the end of this week, the town will be without a family doctor. For...

Pedestrian struck on Yellowhead Hwy. 5

Feb 24, 2014 / 6:35 pm

A pedestrian is in serious condition after being struck on Highway 5 and Mount Paul Way Monday afternoon. The accident happened at around 3:30, traffic was...

Suspected drunk runs over man

Feb 22, 2014 / 7:45 am

At around 10 p.m. police received a report of a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Highway 5A and Rogers Way. A driver was trying to make a left turn...

Female coach faces jail for sex with girl

Feb 21, 2014 / 4:33 pm

The Crown wants a female hockey coach to spend up to a year behind bars for sexually exploiting a 15-year-old girl in Kamloops. At a sentencing hearing in BC...

RCMP search for smash & grab thieves

Feb 21, 2014 / 6:22 am

Kamloops RCMP were busy during the night tracking down suspect(s) involved in several business break-ins. The RCMP were alerted to problems at four businesses...

Kamloops couple survives Mexican trip

Feb 20, 2014 / 10:30 am

A Kamloops couple believe they were seconds from death during a scuba diving expedition in Mexico. Diane Barry and her husband, Tim, were on a one-day diving...

Small fire in Industrial building

Feb 19, 2014 / 7:11 pm

Fire crews in Kamloops were able to quickly extinguish a small blaze in an industrial building, Wednesday morning. According to assistant fire chief Curtis...

Kamloops dealership riddled with bullets

Feb 18, 2014 / 4:10 pm

An incident at a local car dealership has Kamloops RCMP asking for the public's assistance. Four new vehicles at the Kamloops Toyota dealership on Caribou...

Millionaire helps Kamloops' University

Feb 18, 2014 / 11:32 am

Amidst the spectacle of the TRU Foundation’s carnival-themed Gala on Saturday evening, a moment of generosity shone brighter than the finery and beads of...

Kamloops compassion club puts up fight

Feb 17, 2014 / 1:21 pm

It's the first day in what may be a long legal journey for the owner-operator of a Kamloops compassion club. Carl Anderson and his business partner Wesley...

Trial starts 14 yrs. after man disappeared

Feb 17, 2014 / 1:06 pm

A trial is underway in Kamloops into the murder of a man who disappeared from his home in Lytton, more than 14 years ago. Crown lawyer Tim Livingston says the...

Fire hydrant taken out by crash

Feb 16, 2014 / 10:08 pm

Emergency crews were called to a two vehicle crash on Sunday afternoon at Poplar and Willow in Kamloops. City crews were also on hand to contain a fire hydrant,...

Final Kamloops budget meeting set

Feb 14, 2014 / 7:00 pm

Following the workshop style budget sessions the City hosted last fall regarding the 2014 City budget, the final public budget meeting will take place on Feb...

Teens arrested for child porn

Feb 13, 2014 / 2:21 pm

Three young men have been arrested in Kamloops and charged with distributing child pornography. Word of these crimes was first reported last month when the RCMP...

Women in trades build on grant money

Feb 12, 2014 / 1:20 pm

Recognizing that some women may face difficulties when choosing to enter a trade school, the RBC Foundation has announced a $700,000 grant for female students...

Kamloops teacher dies after minivan flips

Feb 11, 2014 / 7:19 pm

The superintendent of the Kamloops school district says a teacher has been killed in a traffic accident in British Columbia's eastern Fraser Valley. The...

Kamloops woman killed in crash

Feb 11, 2014 / 5:00 am

The BC RCMP have just released the following details concerning the crash: "The investigation now reveals that a 42-year-old Kamloops man, was operating a...

4 killed in tragic trio of accidents in BC

Feb 10, 2014 / 7:50 pm

Four people are dead following three separate accidents that occurred across B.C. on the province’s second annual Family Day holiday. The first victim,...

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