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Day of Peace event coming

Sep 18, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Brendan Kergin With the international Day of Peace coming up, organizers with Interfaith Kamloops wanted to do something, but the pandemic shelved a repeat of last year's event at Waterfront Park. So this year, like many others,

Free VIFF film in Kamloops

Sep 17, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Brendan Kergin The Kamloops Film Society and Vancouver International Film Festival are partnering to bring a B.C.-made film to the Paramount Theatre. Monkey Beach, which takes place in Vancouver and Kitamaat Village, is

94% of students returned

Sep 17, 2020 / 3:27 pm

Photo: Brendan Kergin The Kamloops-Thompson School District is estimating around 94 per cent of students have returned to the district's classrooms. The district expected around 14,700 students when it prepared it's budget for the

Season passes sell out

Sep 17, 2020 / 1:39 pm

Photo: Brendan Kergin Sun Peaks. If you were planning on getting a Sun Peaks alpine season pass but haven't yet, it's too late. They've sold out. Both individual and family options. Sun Peaks Resort announced on Sept. 8

Last of the Snowbirds to fly

Sep 17, 2020 / 10:06 am

Photo: Brendan Kergin FILE PHOTO: The Snowbirds at the Kamloops Airport. All the CF Snowbirds CT-114 Tutors will once again be in Moose Jaw again soon. The last six of aerial demonstration team's planes will be flown to their

Beavers need your help

Sep 17, 2020 / 4:00 am

Photo: Tracy Reynolds/BC WIldlife Park Willow The BC Wildlife Park's rehabilitation team is looking for donations to help a pair of young beavers. Alder and Willow were both born earlier this year and came in to the rehab centre in

Mayor's task force report in

Sep 16, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Brendan Kergin City of Kamloops staff and administration have some new guidance with the newly published Mayor's Task Force on Economic Recovery and Renewal Report. The task force was struck in the spring at the start of the COVID-19

COVID confirmed in Chase

Sep 16, 2020 / 4:19 pm

Photo: Centre for Disease Control Artists rendering of COVID-19. "There is no need to panic." That's the message from the Little Shuswap Lake Indian Band (LSLIB) after they were notified of a lab-confirmed case in the

More rec facilities opening

Sep 16, 2020 / 11:53 am

Photo: Brendan Kergin FILE PHOTO: Curlers at McArthur Island. The City of Kamloops will be opening another handful of recreation and community facilities soon. With user groups requesting more ice time, council unanimously approved

Lawsuit against WHL, NHL

Sep 16, 2020 / 10:31 am

Photo: Kobe Mohr/Facebook Kobe Mohr. A former Kamloops Blazer and Kelowna Rocket is leading a class action lawsuit against multiple hockey leagues alleging a conspiracy to exploit teenage players. The Toronto Star is reporting a


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