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Preserving the memorial

May 28, 2020 / 12:15 pm

In less than 24 hours, the City of Kamloops and the Rocky Mountain Rangers will be removing the Snowbirds tributes posted along the fence on Tranquille Road.  The memorial, which stretches some 450 metres, started taking shape shortly after

A bird's-eye view of Ajax

May 28, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Jan Nademlejnsky/YouTube Ajax Mine may no longer be the political hot potato it was in recent years, but the site is still there with the pits from past ventures catching water. Local pilot and YouTuber Jan Nademlejnsky flew

Survey says...

May 27, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Brendan Kergin Tourism Kamloops is looking to locals for some ideas. The organization, which focuses on bringing visitors to Kamloops, is reaching out to residents this week with a public survey. "As a Kamloops resident,

Downtown firearm complaint

May 27, 2020 / 4:04 pm

Photo: Brendan Kergin FILE: A police car. Two people were taken into police custody today after reports of a firearm in a vehicle downtown. Around 3 p.m. today (May 27), police received a tip about a firearm in a vehicle at Lansdowne

Rising rivers force closures

May 27, 2020 / 2:35 pm

Photo: Brendan Kergin Rivers Trail at Riverside Park on May 27, 2020. Peak levels on the Thompson Rivers are still coming. That's according to the City of Kamloops, which is monitoring local river levels. "We are expecting

Weapons, drugs, arrested

May 27, 2020 / 9:37 am

Photo: Brendan Kergin Kamloops RCMP were busy last night with a series of traffic stops that netted weapons, drugs and cash, along with a couple of arrests. Among the items collected overnight were a cattle prod (that was found along with

City projects under budget

May 27, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Brendan Kergin FILE: Victoria Street West under construction. Over the last 20 or so months, the City of Kamloops has undertaken millions of dollars worth of projects, the majority of which have come in below budget. In a

More patio space green lit

May 26, 2020 / 4:00 pm

Photo: Brendan Kergin A patio in downtown Kamloops. The City of Kamloops will be temporarily changing some guidelines around patios in an effort to help the local economy recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. The new guidelines were approved

YKA memorial to come down

May 26, 2020 / 9:31 am

Photo: Brendan Kergin Click here to view gallery Photo: Brendan Kergin Photo: Brendan Kergin Photo: Brendan Kergin Photo: Brendan Kergin Photo: Brendan Kergin The memorial along the edge of the Kamloops Airport in honour of Capt. Jenn

X Fest axed

May 26, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Brendan Kergin The crew setting up for X Fest in 2018. Project X Theatre won't be holding its annual X Fest this year due to COVID-19. The annual summer program this year was to feature a version of The Lion, the Witch and

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