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COVID-19 update: 609 new cases, six further deaths over past 24 hours

COVID-19 update: 609 new cases, six further deaths over past 24 hours

Interior Health had the third most cases of B.C.'s five regional health authorities, reporting another 92 residents who have contracted the disease
If Kamloops motels, hotels are redeveloped, what happens to longtime residents?

If Kamloops motels, hotels are redeveloped, what happens to longtime residents?

The City of Kamloops is looking to expand the revitalization tax-exempt program, including tax-exempt incentives to redevelop motel and hotel properties throughout Kamloops into multi-family residential or mixed-use development
Tk’emlúps may ask Pope Francis to visit when he comes to Canada

Tk’emlúps may ask Pope Francis to visit when he comes to Canada

The Vatican has announced the Pope has accepted an invitation from the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops to visit the country on a date yet to be determined
Arthur Hatton elementary will pilot Kindergarten child-care project in 2022

Arthur Hatton elementary will pilot Kindergarten child-care project in 2022

It is part of a pilot program funded by the provincial government that provides before- and after-school care to Kindergarten-aged students
Welcome to the 2021 KTW Christmas Cheer Fund

Welcome to the 2021 KTW Christmas Cheer Fund

The fund helps four Kamloops non-profits. Donations can be made directly online at www.kamloopsthisweek.com/community/cheer. Donations can also be brought to the newspaper’s office at 1365B Dalhousie Dr., which is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The vaccine mandate debate: Kamloops Coun. Walsh, Cache Creek Mayor Talarico stand opposed

The vaccine mandate debate: Kamloops Coun. Walsh, Cache Creek Mayor Talarico stand opposed

Denis Walsh calls such mandates ‘cruel and unethical,’ while Santo Talarico cites ‘freedom to choose’ what one puts into their body
Lead foot Jeepster pilot loses ride for a week

Lead foot Jeepster pilot loses ride for a week

Driver was caught hitting speeds of more than 100 km/h in downtown Kamloops on Oct. 23
Mid-afternoon siesta in running vehicle lands Kamloops man in RCMP cells

Mid-afternoon siesta in running vehicle lands Kamloops man in RCMP cells

Police were called on Oct. 24 to a report of a van on the road, with the engine running and the driver passed out on the steering wheel
COVID-19 update: B.C. reports 457 cases, two deaths over past 24 hours

COVID-19 update: B.C. reports 457 cases, two deaths over past 24 hours

The province now has 4,829 active cases, with 390 of those in hospital and 155 of those patients requiring critical care in ICUs.
Kamloops-Thompson school district to create committee to discuss vaccine mandate

Kamloops-Thompson school district to create committee to discuss vaccine mandate

The B.C. government has decided against imposing a provincewide mandate and has delegated the task of deciding whether to impose such a measure to individual districts