Kamloops News Jan 28 to Feb 3, 2018

Kamloops teen stabbed

Feb 3, 2018 / 7:13 am

A Kamloops teen is in hospital after being stabbed Friday night. RCMP Sgt. Brandon Buliziuk said on Feb. 2, at approximately 10 p.m., police responded to a...

Power outage in Kamloops

Feb 2, 2018 / 8:44 am

A little less than 200 BC Hydro customers are without power in Kamloops. The cause of the outage is under investigation. Power went out around 8 a.m. BC Hydro...

Layoffs at Afton Mine

Feb 2, 2018 / 7:54 am

Twenty-eight employees have been laid off at New Gold's New Afton mine near Kamloops. Company spokesman Scott Davidson says the cuts at the gold, silver and...

Ex-cop guilty of assaults

Feb 1, 2018 / 4:53 pm

A B.C. Supreme Court judge has found a former RCMP officer guilty of five counts of indecently assaulting five boys in the late 1970s and early '80s. Alan...

RCMP seek info on fatality

Jan 31, 2018 / 5:24 pm

RCMP are looking for anyone with information on a fatal snowmobile accident in the Harp Mountain area near Barriere on the weekend. Cpl. Dan Moskaluk said on...

Bomb scare in Kamloops

Jan 31, 2018 / 9:35 am

UPDATE: 9:33 a.m. Kamloops RCMP are still investigating who made an explosive device found on Dallas Drive Tuesday. The RCMP Explosive Disposal Unit were able...

Man dies in backcountry

Jan 30, 2018 / 4:14 pm

The BC Coroner Service is looking into the death of a Kamloops man who died while snowmobiling. The man in his 50s died while snowmobiling near Barriere. The...

Beware fake $50 bills

Jan 30, 2018 / 10:54 am

Counterfeit American money is making the rounds in Kamloops. RCMP warn that three businesses have been passed fake $50 U.S. bills this past week. In all cases,...

Schools get the lead out

Jan 30, 2018 / 10:22 am

Kamloops schools will be equipped with lead-filtering systems on all water stations. School District 73 is installing filtrations systems at all its schools to...

Trial for teen bat beating

Jan 30, 2018 / 9:55 am

A trial date has been set for a man accused of assaulting a teen with a baseball bat in Kamloops. Kristopher Shaun Teichrieb, 41, was arrested on June 19, 2016,...