Skip to content

Local News

BC Lions FanFest set for May 21, but with altered times

BC Lions FanFest set for May 21, but with altered times

The event, which allows fans of all ages to meet Lions’ players and staff, will begin at 3 p.m. and include a team practice at 3:30 p.m., an autograph session at 5:30 p.m. and the Play with the Pros Clinic at 6 p.m.
More ground-penetrating radar work to be done at Tk’emlúps

More ground-penetrating radar work to be done at Tk’emlúps

The latest round of ground-penetrating radar work is set to begin later this week and take more than a month to complete
Kamloops MP takes aim at bail system to combat crime

Kamloops MP takes aim at bail system to combat crime

Frank Caputo wants to make it constitutional to have repeat offenders held in custody automatically in certain circumstances
National award for City of Kamloops, Tk’emlúps

National award for City of Kamloops, Tk’emlúps

The Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators’ honour is for collaboration
Police seek dash-cam footage in connection with grassfire

Police seek dash-cam footage in connection with grassfire

The human-caused blaze on May 17 between Cache Creek and Walhachin grew to about three hectares before being doused the next day
FireSmart Conference: Fire fuel management is key

FireSmart Conference: Fire fuel management is key

Wildfires can be a community threat, but they are also natural disturbances
FireSmart Conference: Embers, not flames, led to destruction of Lytton

FireSmart Conference: Embers, not flames, led to destruction of Lytton

Those embers ignited spot fires across short-distance vegetation gaps, carrying the fire through town
FireSmart Conference: Social media hindered evacuation of Juniper Ridge

FireSmart Conference: Social media hindered evacuation of Juniper Ridge

Social media worked against the evacuation of Juniper Heights during the Canada Day fire last year, according to former Kamloops Fire Rescue chief Steve Robinson
Mapping out ways to deal with climate change issues

Mapping out ways to deal with climate change issues

Interior Health project produced maps showing potential impacts from extreme heat, flooding, wildfire smoke vulnerability and extreme cold
Domestic tuition rates for some Ukrainian students at TRU

Domestic tuition rates for some Ukrainian students at TRU

Up to 50 Ukrainian students will pay the domestic tuition of $4,487, compared to the $18,355 normally charged international students