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One arrested after shooting

Jul 3, 2022 / 5:47 pm

Photo: Williams Lake Stampede Facebook A photo of a past Williams Lake Stampede One suspect has been arrested after a shooting at the Williams Lake stampede grounds on Sunday afternoon, according to police. In a statement, RCMP Sgt. Kris

Crash near Revelstoke

Jul 3, 2022 / 5:33 pm

Photo: DriveBC Highway 1 is closed 32 kilometres west of Revelstoke after a vehicle incident happened on Sunday afternoon, according to DriveBC. UPDATE: 5:33 p.m. Highway 1 west of Revelstoke is now open to single-lane alternating traffic

Merritt hospital ER closed

Jul 3, 2022 / 5:06 pm

Photo: Glacier Media The emergency department at Nicola Valley Hospital will be closed for 24 hours starting Monday morning, according to Interior Health. In a news release, the health authority said the Merritt hospital emergency department

Mobile home park on alert

Jul 3, 2022 / 3:24 pm

Photo: Shuswap Emergency Program An evacuation alert has been issued for a mobile home park in the Shuswap area due to the threat of a landslide. The District of Sicamous, through the Shuswap Emergency Program, issued the evacuation alert

First office rebuilt in Lytton

Jul 2, 2022 / 4:00 am

Photo: Kristen Holliday Daniel Mundall, MLA Jackie Tegart, Mayor Jan Polderman and MP Brad Vis cut the ribbon officially opening the first rebuild in the Village of Lytton since the fire one year ago. One year after a fire razed most of

Community strong after fire

Jul 1, 2022 / 4:00 am

Hollyhocks and other wildflowers are blooming between the twisted metal wreckage and rubble that still sits in Lytton’s town centre, devastated by fire a year ago Thursday. On Thursday, heavy equipment and workers were busy on some properties

Looking back on Juniper fire

Jul 1, 2022 / 4:00 am

Photo: Daniel Gottfriedson This photo, taken from across the South Thompson River, shows the hillside between Juniper Ridge and Valleyview lit up by orange flames on the night of July 1, 2021. It was late in the evening last Canada Day when

One year since Lytton blaze

Jun 30, 2022 / 3:15 pm

Photo: Contributed Lytton residents gathered Thursday for a private event commemorating one year since a fire tore through their town. Click here to view gallery Photo: Contributed Photo: Contributed Photo: Contributed Photo: Contributed

'Good energy' at Norbrock

Jun 30, 2022 / 4:00 am

Even on a rainy mid-June evening, the stands filled up at Norbrock Stadium, with fans eager to take in each home game of the Kamloops NorthPaws’ first season. Jamie Shinkewski, operations manager for the NorthPaws — who toil in the

Fresh takes on kids' classics

Jun 29, 2022 / 4:00 am

Theatre under the Trees is back for its 2022 summer season with two imaginative productions that offer a fresh and unique take on classic stories. Red Riding Hood is a musical adaptation of childhood a favourite. Actor Brittney Martens, who



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