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Kamloops News

Pledge to end stigma

Jul 6, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Addictions Matters Kamloops is looking to locals to help end the stigma around substance abuse. The group wants locals to be aware of the words they use when...

Highway 5 reopened

Jul 6, 2020 / 1:59 pm

UPDATE: 1:58 p.m. The incident is now clear and regular traffic patterns have resumed. UPDATE: 12:42 p.m. Highway 5 north of Kamloops is closed due to "a...

Drugs found by baby

Jul 6, 2020 / 1:58 pm

A Kamloops mother is warning other parents to be aware when they head to the park after her 11-month-old daughter nearly ingested what appeared to be heroin....

New North Shore sushi joint

Jul 6, 2020 / 11:00 am

Kamloops probably has at least one fish, and it would make sense it has two fish, and there are likely some red fish. But soon it will absolutely, certainly,...

Civic building reopens

Jul 6, 2020 / 9:00 am

If you have business with the Thompson-Nicola Regional, as of this morning the civic building is open to the public. Regular hours of operation will return as...

'Is my skin care racist?'

Jul 6, 2020 / 4:00 am

An RCMP officer in Kamloops is under review after a controversial Instagram post in which he asks, 'is my skin care racist?' CTV News reports the post...

Buffs for the wildlife park

Jul 6, 2020 / 4:00 am

A new fundraiser for the B.C. Wildlife Park is hoping to get people into the buff. Sorry, no, that's into a buff. Kamloops-based Streetside Apparel has...

Rivertown Players go online

Jul 5, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Kamloops's Rivertown Players are going to be back this summer, but instead of taking to a stage, they're taking to the screen. This season they'll...

"Hello" from a crow

Jul 5, 2020 / 11:50 am

It seems the local bird population might have something to say to Kamloopsians. In a video posted on YouTube, a wild crow can be heard making a sound very...

City calendar contest opens

Jul 5, 2020 / 4:00 am

The City of Kamloops is now accepting photos for its 2021 calendar. Residents of all skill levels are invited to submit their pictures. "This year, we are...

Got a production idea?

Jul 5, 2020 / 4:00 am

Are you an artist who's looking for a performance venue? Western Canada Theatre (WCT) is currently accepting proposals for the Pavilion Theatre this fall....

Hwy 97 reopens

Jul 4, 2020 / 9:55 pm

UPDATE: 9:55 p.m. Traffic is moving again in both directions. The road has been cleared, according to a tweet from DriveBC. UPDATE: 9:30 p.m. DriveBC says the...

Flood warning for Bonaparte

Jul 4, 2020 / 8:00 pm

The River Forecast Centre has placed the Bonaparte River under a flood warning. The province says the river is "rising rapidly" and was at a 20-year...

Woman wins vintage RV

Jul 4, 2020 / 4:00 am

A Kamloops woman will no longer be roughing it in a tent. Chantelle Pigeon is the lucky winner of the Citation RV & Trailers raffle. She picked up her prize...

TikTok vid goes viral

Jul 4, 2020 / 4:00 am

The kind actions of a Kamloops family have gone viral in a new video posted on TikTok. In late 2018, Maison Cavaliere, his wife Riley and his mom Katrina were...

June real estate #s are in

Jul 3, 2020 / 7:00 pm

The local real estate market saw growth last month when compared to the same time last year. According to the Kamloops and District Real Estate Association...

Man arrested in Valleyview

Jul 3, 2020 / 3:21 pm

Mounties arrested a 36-year-old man in Valleyview Friday afternoon (July 3). According to a news release, police say the individual from Kamloops is well-known...

Cute beavers rescued

Jul 3, 2020 / 3:00 pm

Two rescued beavers from the Okanagan are currently on the mend at the BC Wildlife Park. Alder and Willow were admitted to the Fawcett Family Wildlife Health...

Casino restaurant reopening

Jul 3, 2020 / 1:45 pm

Patrons will soon be able to frequent the Barside Lounge & Grill inside Chances Casino. Gateway Casinos made the announcement this afternoon (July 3) in a...

Porta-potty goes for a ride

Jul 3, 2020 / 12:00 pm

Facebook users couldn't hold back the porta-potty jokes Thursday night, after videos of one travelling down a road in Barnhartvale surfaced online. In the...

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