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  1. Arrests linked to alleged carjacking and lottery theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Vernon Morning Star

    A man and woman wanted in connection with allegedly stealing a vehicle in Kamloops have been arrested in Vernon, and the case is linked to a series of lottery ticket heists. Cpl. Jodi Shelkie, with the Kamloops RCMP, said a 42-year-old man and 33-year-old woman were taken into custody in Vernon after being arrested there Saturday in a stolen 2008 Ford Focus.


  2. Still time to see and enjoy latest Shenkman exhibitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Orléans Online

    ... he had set up his own studio/gallery; and he passed on his passion to others as a teacher at Cariboo College in Kamloops. When he and his wife Signy moved to Ottawa in 1989 to take over the role of chief cartographer with Canadian Geographic ...


  3. Rental scam a risk to university studentsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Daily News

    ... would be opportune targets for this type of scam," Staff Sgt. Grant Learned said Monday. The victim, a 22-year-old Kamloops man, reported to police that he made an agreement online with a Myron Kapel to rent an apartment on the 200 block of ...


  4. Having a ball raising moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    Donors attending the Canadian Cancer Society's Daffodil Ball helped to celebrate its 12th anniversary by donating $158,000 during the spirited evening. The gala raised funds for the research of Dr. Torsten Nielsen and shared the cancer story of Kieren O'Neil, a 14 year old from Kamloops, whose own journey was positively impacted by Nielsen's discoveries.


  5. Junk collecting woman in small B.C. town reaches the silver screen at CannesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... landfill. While Jackie Cooke is well-known as a quirky character in the farming community of Westwold (between Kamloops and Vernon B.C.), her junk-collecting ways and fondness for the F-word have now gone around the world thanks to the short film ...


  6. Multiple accidents on CoqRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    "Kamloops and Logan Lake RCMP members are currently responding with B.C. Ambulance Service to reports of multiple accidents on the Coquihalla Highway near Exit 355," said S/Sgt. J.R.Wessel.


  7. Accidents on CoqRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    UPDATE 2:17 P.M. Kamloops and Logan Lake RCMP members, along with B.C. Ambulance Service, responded to reports of multiple accidents on the Coquihalla Highway near Exit 355. "Upon attendance, three accident scenes were observed involving four vehicles," said S/Sgt.


  8. Valleyview landfill operator continues legal battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2012 | Daily News

    ... B.C. Supreme Court justice Robert Powers ruled there was no merit to Ambrosi's allegations that five City of Kamloops employees as well as one Ministry of Environment employee refused to give him documents to which he was entitled. Claiming ...


  9. Carjacking duo nabbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Castanet.net

    The 42-year-old man and 33 year-old woman were arrested in Vernon, Saturday, following the events in Kamloops on Friday. The duo allegedly crashed a stolen SUV into another vehicle at 8th Avenue and Columbia Street in Kamloops, injuring two occupants.


  10. Man appeals unexpected driving prohibitionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily News

    A B.C. Supreme Court judge set aside a driving prohibition handed to a Kamloops man in traffic court Wednesday after the Crown expressed concern about why it was imposed. Travis Yanchuk was in traffic court in the morning, disputing a ticket for driving without due care.


  11. Emerald Centre a beacon to homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2012 | Daily News

    ... back. It's not that we don't love them. It's because we love them. We want them to achieve a home," she said. Kamloops-North Thompson MLA Terry Lake recalled being on a ride-along with the RCMP and ending up at the 'Vous, watching officers take down ...


  12. Kamloops-based RCMP officer charged with fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | Daily News

    A local RCMP highways officer faces a charge of fraud after allegedly swindling a Kamloops business out of nearly $1,000 in stereo equipment. Const.


  13. Skateboarders working for a parkRead the original story

    Saturday | Sun Peaks Independent News

    ... site." Currently, skateboarders in Sun Peaks don't have a location to skateboard and have to make the commute to Kamloops where they note the skate park is full even when other nearby recreation sites are vacant. "We usually get our parents to drive ...


  14. Last pint: New owners closing Westsyde PumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily News

    ... not viable as it is." Fox'n Hounds owner Al Deacon said the Westsyde Pump story is being repeated around B.C. In Kamloops, this list of shuttered pubs includes former North Shore establishments Bailey's and Malone's on Eighth as well as Sgt. ...


  15. Man jumps from bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Castanet.net

    Kamloops RCMP arrived in time to see a man dropping into the Thompson River from Overlander Bridge Friday morning. However the 25-year-old male appeared to be unharmed by the ordeal.


  16. 'Excitement in the unknown' at Lions rookie campRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | CFL.ca

    If there's excitement in the unknown, these three or four days before training camp might be the best time of year for CFL coaches. That was no doubt the sentiment for Wally Buono on a rainy Thursday in Kamloops.


  17. Sarazin's 11 points sink ShamrocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Outlaws' pee wee tournament this weekend at the Shaw Centre. The Tigers return to action Saturday when they visit Kamloops. The Venom, who took on the Raiders in Kelowna Thursday, have dropped two straight after starting 6-0. First place is on the ...


  18. Mentally ill group home resident charged in Juniper Market hold-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2012 | Daily News

    Kamloops RCMP discuss a robbery at the Juniper Market after taking a man into custody after he tried to escape through the bike park. Photograph By file photo Kamloops RCMP discuss a robbery at the Juniper Market after taking a man into custody after he tried to escape through the bike park.


  19. Considering 'Kamplan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Castanet.net

    It's time to talk as the City of Kamloops begins public consultations on Phase 2 of its official community plan. The city is seeking feedback as it looks at two potential land use scenarios to accommodate population growth in Kamloops over the next 20 years.


  20. Revelstoke Secondary School dominates Okanagan track finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Revelstoke Secondary School's track and field team won the grade eight, junior, and senior Boys' pennants at the Okanagan Valley Track and Field Championship last Wednesday in Kamloops. On the girls' side, RSS came in second place for Junior and Senior Girls.