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‘I’ve got a shark . . . They thought I was kidding’

Kamloops man has fish story of a lifetime When Alex Petrie returns to Kamloops next week, he’ll be talking about the one that got away with...

Owner of problem 13th Street home is leaving it up to police

The owner of a North Kamloops home where shots were reported earlier this week said responsibility to deal with problems rests with RCMP. A property information...

ATM heist at TRU nets thieves $15K

Kamloops Mounties are on the hunt for thieves who made off with as much as $15,000 after cutting their way into a bank machine...

Straightening up

The City of Kamloops parks department was on the Rivers Trail in Westmount Thursday, working to repaint a traffic line, portions of which were...
BECKETT AND LETTS

Beckett trial might not be moving

A former New Zealand politician accused of murdering his Canadian wife while on vacation in B.C. six years ago may not apply to move...

Man could face 10 years without parole

IN THE PHOTO: Tyler Myers was shot to death in the Bastion elementary schoolyard shown above on Nov. 21, 2008. The 24-year-old man found...

Kamloops will screen final Tragically Hip concert in Riverside, McDonald parks

What is expected to be The Tragically Hip’s final concert will be screened in two outdoor venues in Kamloops. The Hip are on a final...

Child-porn sentence to be served on weekends

A Thompson Rivers University administrator who was caught with child pornography on his work computer will not be bound by a 10-year restriction on...

TRU’s trades and technology dean stepping down to focus on research, teaching

Thompson Rivers University’s high-profile dean of trades and technology is leaving the post at the end of October, citing a need for change as...

Green Leader Elizabeth May in Kamloops for July 29 forum on Ajax mine

The leader of the Green Party of Canada will be in Kamloops on Friday night as part of a community forum on the proposed...

Teichrieb denied bail; will return to court Aug. 11

A Kamloops man accused of beating a teen into a coma after finding him on or near his Brocklehurst property last month has been...

Grass fires prompt warning

Two grass fires above the Aberdeen Fire Hall have authorities warning about the fire risk as the temperatures rise in Kamloops. Mounties say a fire...

Help shape Kamloops’ master plan

City of Kamloops staff want to know how you get around the city ‚ and what is stopping you. Public consultation for the city’s updated...

Coroner requires assisted-death reports

The provincial government has passed a regulation requiring medically assisted deaths to be reported to the BC Coroners Service. The federal government has complied with...

RIH parkade opens

The new 350-stall parkade at Royal Inland Hospital is now open. Public parking will be available in the new parkade and in various other...

Kamloops council approves $50K plan for resource recovery centre

The City of Kamloops will spend $50,000 to realign the entrance to the former Owl Road dump, since renamed the Kamloops Resource Recovery Centre...

Kamloops council will grapple with office space issue

A human resources company looking to leave the downtown core will get to make its case to Kamloops city council. At its Tuesday meeting, council...

2017 Y Dream Home will rise in Juniper East

Canadian Home Builders Association president Matt McCurragh (right) launches the new 2017 Dream Home on Kicking Horse Drive on Wednesday. Dave Eagles/KTW Hank Bangma’s first training...

Schoenborn’s annual review adjourned until May 2017

The Telemon Place mobile home where Allan Schoenborn killed his three children in 2008 was later demolished. KTW file photo An annual hearing to review the...

Chainsaw sparks house fire in North Kamloops

Kamloops firefighters put out a blaze at a home at 156 Wilson St. yesterday. The homeowner was working inside with a chainsaw when a...