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Kamloops Transit to run on natural gas

Jan 17, 2014 / 3:20 pm

The future of Kamloops Transit will sound dramatically different next year, when the fleet changes over to Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). When compared to...

Suspicious fire at known crack shack

Jan 16, 2014 / 7:38 pm

Police and Fire investigators were at the scene of a suspicious house fire for much of the morning after the residential fire was reported just before 5 a.m....

Kamloops, CUPE agree on new contract

Jan 16, 2014 / 12:19 pm

The City of Kamloops and CUPE Local 900 have reached an agreement on a new five-year contract, with staff ratifying the new agreement with 74% support on...

TRU sets their sights overseas

Jan 15, 2014 / 3:31 pm

Facility leaders at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops continue to set their sights high, and have recently announced the next step in their...

Former Sun Peaks chef wins competition

Jan 15, 2014 / 2:06 pm

Vancouver native Shelley Robinson is the latest winner of the Food Network TV competition, Chopped Canada. The former executive chef at Delta Sun Peaks beat...

Bullet hit mom as she watched TV

Jan 14, 2014 / 3:01 pm

A Kamloops woman has tearfully testified that her four-year-old daughter was sitting on her lap when she was struck by a bullet from a gun fired in an upper...

Wine Fest kicks off with sold out events

Jan 13, 2014 / 8:04 pm

The Okanagan Winter Wine Festival kicked off at Sun Peaks this past weekend with a sold out event. The festival had previously taken place over just one...

Kamloops bomb threat is over

Jan 13, 2014 / 7:26 pm

7:30 p.m. Update: RCMP in Kamloops are reminding the public to leave questionable or suspicious items where they are found and not to touch them after a couple...

Stolen Kamloops truck hits police car

Jan 13, 2014 / 2:22 pm

Vernon RCMP were able to track down and find a stolen truck after Kamloops RCMP alerted them it was heading their way. On Sunday January 12 at approximately 7...

Boyfriend arrested in murder

Jan 12, 2014 / 3:04 pm

Kamloops RCMP have made an arrest in the murder investigation of 16-year-old CJ Fowler. On December 5, 2012 Fowler's body was located near Guerin Creek in...

Red Cross bullying seminar

Jan 12, 2014 / 8:50 am

The North Kamloops Library is offering a free seminar in February. Beyond the Hurt: Bullying and Harassment Prevention Program will be held from 11 a.m. - 4...

New development in murder case

Jan 11, 2014 / 7:09 pm

Kamloops RCMP will be holding a news conference on Sunday at 11 am to announce a significant development in the murder investigation of C.J. Fowler. The...

A Blind Date in Kamloops

Jan 11, 2014 / 12:06 pm

There's nothing like the thrill of a first date - anything can happen. The Western Canada Theatre invites you to come experience all the anticipation,...

Help Clover the bear find a safe home

Jan 10, 2014 / 11:35 am

The BC Wildlife Park in Kamloops is working with bear experts and zoologists to design a new home for Clover the bear. Clover is an 18-month-old rare white...

Task force looks for volunteers

Jan 10, 2014 / 10:10 am

Do you have some spare time? Do you like to volunteer? If the answer is yes, then this might be for you. The City of Kamloops is seeking three members, one from...

Dangerous dog bylaw in Kamloops

Jan 10, 2014 / 8:29 am

A new bylaw aimed at controlling dangerous dogs went into effect Jan. 1, but the Thompson-Nicola Regional District wants animal owners to know that it will not...

Safeway evacuated in Kamloops

Jan 9, 2014 / 1:45 pm

A bomb threat forced the evacuation of a Safeway in Kamloops Thursday morning. RCMP were called to the store along Fortune Drive after it's believed three...

Kamloops Daily stops the presses Sat.

Jan 9, 2014 / 1:09 pm

The last edition of the Kamloops Daily News will roll off the presses on Saturday, days after the paper announced it had given employees two months' notice....

Horse starvation case in Kamloops

Jan 8, 2014 / 10:11 am

Charges could be recommended by the end of this month against four people suspected of animal cruelty at a farm near Kamloops. BC SPCA senior animal protection...

Cruelty charges urged in dog shooting

Jan 8, 2014 / 10:11 am

A suspect has been identified and proposed charges are expected to be recommended within days after two large dogs were shot near Kamloops, B.C. Barriere RCMP...

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