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Supply chain pressure impacting Kamloops stores, restaurants

Supply chain pressure impacting Kamloops stores, restaurants

But business owners and politicians are urging people to stop panic-buying, noting supply issue will be resolved
Fundraisers launched to help mom whose child died in head-on crash near Logan Lake

Fundraisers launched to help mom whose child died in head-on crash near Logan Lake

Ember Young died in the head-on collision on Highway 97C near Foley Road. Ember’s baby sister Hailey and mom Jordan sustained serious injuries
Airlines add flights to/from Kamloops Airport in wake of highway closures

Airlines add flights to/from Kamloops Airport in wake of highway closures

Specific details on flights and costs can be found on the websites of the airlines
Killer has appeal bid dismissed by province’s highest court

Killer has appeal bid dismissed by province’s highest court

The BC Court of Appeal has rejected Stephen Fraser’s argument for a new trial. Fraser was convicted of second-degree murder in connection with the Feb. 11, 2017, death of Cody Foster
Kamloops pulp mill must be sold to third party as part of Domtar/Paper Excellence merger

Kamloops pulp mill must be sold to third party as part of Domtar/Paper Excellence merger

That is the condition set by the Competition Bureau of Canada in approving the US$3 billion deal
Highway 3 may reopen by end of this weekend

Highway 3 may reopen by end of this weekend

But damage to the Coquihalla Highway will take months to repair before traffic can return
Head-on crash near Logan Lake claims life of child

Head-on crash near Logan Lake claims life of child

Cpl. Mike Halskov of the BC Highway Patrol said the crash occurred at 12:15 p.m. on Highway 97C near Foley Road
While search for Mayor’s Chain of Office continues, city hall burglar gets sentenced for Sept. 12 break-in

While search for Mayor’s Chain of Office continues, city hall burglar gets sentenced for Sept. 12 break-in

The unique Mayor’s Chain was stolen from Kamloops City Hall on Sept. 10, two days before another break-in occurred
Shendruk will be only Interior Health senior executive to be based in Kamloops

Shendruk will be only Interior Health senior executive to be based in Kamloops

Diane Shendruk is vice-president of clinical operations for Interior Health North. Her pending move comes amid criticism of the health authority by Kamloops Coun. Mike O’Reilly
A seismic shift in recreation? New curling facility pondered, Memorial Arena may become indoor gym space

A seismic shift in recreation? New curling facility pondered, Memorial Arena may become indoor gym space

The city’s recreation master plan cites need for a 12-sheet curling facility, while Memorial Arena could eventually be converted to indoor gym use