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Latest Articles from Brendan Kergin

From Karachi to Kamloops

Oct 23, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Brendan Kergin Left to right: Muhammad Naeem, Nuzhad Ayesha and Amna Ahmed. "It wasn’t something we had initially planned," says Amna Ahmed. She, along with her mother, brother and cousin, have opened a new restaurant

Halloween theatrical treats

Oct 22, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Unsplash A series of stage performances are set up for the days leading up to Halloween by the Western Canada Theatre (WCT), including a one night in-person performance. The first of the three is Tales from the Graveyard, an online

Let's talk zoning

Oct 22, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Brendan Kergin The City of Kamloops is looking to the public for thoughts on how it's zoned. The city is going through its first major update to zoning bylaws in nearly two decades. Zoning bylaws dictate the way land is used throughout

Man found 4 days after fall

Oct 22, 2020 / 2:31 pm

Photo: Brendan Kergin A local family is relieved after police were able to find a man who had fallen in his home four days prior. Police received a call on Oct. 13 from a family worried about a man living in the area they hadn't

Stolen vehicle leads to thefts

Oct 22, 2020 / 2:15 pm

Photo: Lenn Korobanik Kamloops RCMP are seeking two suspects after a series of possibly related crimes were reported Wednesday morning. The first reported incident was around 6:11 a.m. at a shop in the 200-block of Lansdowne Street,

Zombie eagle? No, just hurt

Oct 22, 2020 / 12:54 pm

Photo: 100 Mile House RCMP A good Samaritan thought the eagle was dead when he put it in his van, but he got a surprise when it started flapping around. The man was along on Highway 97 near 100 Mile House when he spotted an eagle motionless

$250k gift to RIH

Oct 22, 2020 / 12:23 pm

Photo: Royal Inland Hospital Foundation James and Jessie Fedorak. Normally when a couple celebrate a major anniversary they'd be the ones receiving the gifts. In the case of James and Jessie Fedorak's 60th anniversary

Joining to bash some trash

Oct 22, 2020 / 9:00 am

Photo: TRU The city and university are uniting to bash some trash. TRU's annual Trash Bash was postponed earlier this year due to the pandemic, but now it's returning in less than two weeks. The event, which encourages people to

Harry Potter-inspired pop-up

Oct 22, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Blue Moon Room Salmon Arm is getting a sort of 'Room of Requirement.' The Blue Moon is having its official launch on Halloween, with a pop-up inspired by the world of Harry Potter and Hogwarts, says proprietor Amber

Cummins highlights RIH

Oct 21, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Cummins Looks like the construction at Royal Inland Hospital has the attention of people well outside the region. Cummins, the multinational engines producer, is highlighting the work being done at RIH. They've made a short video
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