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Still a Liberal stronghold

Oct 25, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Amandalina Letterio Peter Milobar, left, and Todd Stone. The BC Liberal MLAs in the two Kamloops ridings get to return to Victoria.  Todd Stone (Kamloops-South Thompson) and Peter Milobar (Kamloops-North Thompson) were declared

Mountie rescues cold calf

Oct 24, 2020 / 9:56 am

Photo: RCMP A Mountie in the Peace region can add "rescued a young calf from a frozen slough" to their resume. During the morning of Oct. 20, the Hudson's Hope RCMP was notified that a young calf had fallen through the ice,

Barista's complaint tossed

Oct 23, 2020 / 5:11 pm

Photo: Pixabay The BC Human Rights Tribunal has dismissed a woman's sexual harassment complaint against a now-shuttered Kamloops coffee shop and one of its baristas, ruling that an anonymous #MeToo letter published in the local newspaper

Power being restored

Oct 23, 2020 / 1:28 pm

Photo: BC Hydro The outage map. UPDATE: 1:30 p.m. Power has been restored in the area, according to BC Hydro. UPDATE: 11:35 a.m. BC Hydro has restored power to Shuswap residents, with the exception of a small outage west of Scotch

Woman injured, IIO called

Oct 23, 2020 / 12:37 pm

Photo: Brendan Kergin The Independent Investigations Office of BC is investigating an Oct. 14 incident in Kamloops that resulted in injury to one woman. Mounties were called to a home in the 1800 block of Greenfield Avenue around 4:30 p.m.

A new Parkcrest school?

Oct 21, 2020 / 10:10 am

UPDATE: 10:20 a.m. The local BC Liberal candidates promise, if elected, they'll fast track the Parkcrest rebuild through an insurance claim process.  "We should be standing in front of an active construction zone. There should

Sullivan reacts to decision

Oct 20, 2020 / 4:30 pm

Photo: Brendan Kergin Terry Sullivan — the interim superintendent of the Kamloops-Thompson School District — says the board of education does not agree with an arbitrator's decision to reinstate a local teacher

Shots fired update

Oct 20, 2020 / 2:18 pm

Photo: Kamloops RCMP Steven Gardner. Kamloops RCMP have not arrested any suspects tied to the Oct. 16 shooting incident that closed down parts of Columbia Street West and landed one individual with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound in

IIO clears police sniper

Oct 20, 2020 / 12:00 pm

Photo: Contributed An RCMP officer who killed an armed man in Lytton earlier this year has been cleared of any wrongdoing by the Independent Investigations Office of BC. Police responded to a report of a suicidal male on Jan. 13. According

A socially distant debate

Oct 20, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Tereza Verenca From left, the Kamloops-North Thompson candidates: Dennis Giesbrecht (BC Conservative), Peter Milobar (BC Liberal), Thomas Martin (BC Green), Sadie Hunter (BC NDP) and Brandon Russell (Independent). An in-person, all-candidates
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