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    Makeshift dwelling for homeless destroyed by fire

    Makeshift dwelling for homeless destroyed by fire


    Fire crews were called to an old concrete bunker in Kamloops, B.C., early Tuesday morning which homeless people were using for...

    Fire crews were called to an old concrete bunker in Kamloops, B.C., early Tuesday morning which homeless people were using for shelter.

    Police find 2 bombs, guns and drugs in Kamloops, B.C., home

    Police find 2 bombs, guns and drugs in Kamloops, B.C., home


    Police searched a home involved in a home invasion on Jan. 16, only to find two homemade bombs, guns and...

    Police searched a home involved in a home invasion on Jan. 16, only to find two homemade bombs, guns and narcotics.

    Controlled burn causes panic in fire-ravaged Cariboo

    Controlled burn causes panic in fire-ravaged Cariboo


    A controlled burn near 70 Mile House, B.C., on Wednesday caused residents to sound the alarm after enduring the province's worst wildfire season in history last...

    A controlled burn near 70 Mile House, B.C., on Wednesday caused residents to sound the alarm after enduring the province's worst wildfire season in history last year.

    Orphaned baby cougar finds temporary home in conservation officer's garage

    Orphaned baby cougar finds temporary home in conservation officer's garage


    A two-month-old cougar was found hiding under a deck at a home near Williams Lake, B.C., and will be moved to its new home at the Greater Vancouver Zoo early next...

    A two-month-old cougar was found hiding under a deck at a home near Williams Lake, B.C., and will be moved to its new home at the Greater Vancouver Zoo early next week.

    Bakery to offer free bread in exchange for bread price-fixing $25 gift cards

    Bakery to offer free bread in exchange for bread price-fixing $25 gift cards


    A local bakery in Kamloops, B.C., is offering customers five loaves of bread in exchange for their $25 gift cards to Save-On-Foods and Loblaws grocery stores, which they will then donate to local...

    A local bakery in Kamloops, B.C., is offering customers five loaves of bread in exchange for their $25 gift cards to Save-On-Foods and Loblaws grocery stores, which they will then donate to local charities.

    'Small tent city' proposed for former golf course

    'Small tent city' proposed for former golf course


    A homeless man in Kamloops has proposed the former McArthur Island golf course become a small tent city so homeless people can camp...

    A homeless man in Kamloops has proposed the former McArthur Island golf course become a small tent city so homeless people can camp out.

    2 injured in Kamloops home invasion early Tuesday

    2 injured in Kamloops home invasion early Tuesday


    Kamloops RCMP seek a search warrant after responding to a home invasion and assault in the Dallas neighbourhood, saying they saw evidence of further criminal...

    Kamloops RCMP seek a search warrant after responding to a home invasion and assault in the Dallas neighbourhood, saying they saw evidence of further criminal activity.

    New studio honours memory of Kamloops dance teacher killed trying to clear crash scene

    New studio honours memory of Kamloops dance teacher killed trying to clear crash scene


    Dance instructor Anna Grandia of Kamloops, B.C., was struck and killed by a car on Highway 1 near Hope, B.C., last year. Now, a new dance studio and space has been created in honour of her...

    Dance instructor Anna Grandia of Kamloops, B.C., was struck and killed by a car on Highway 1 near Hope, B.C., last year. Now, a new dance studio and space has been created in honour of her memory.

    Williams Lake, B.C. cancer society branch to remain open

    Williams Lake, B.C. cancer society branch to remain open


    It was on the brink of shutting down, but after a community partner offered to help out, the Canadian Cancer Society office in Williams Lake will stay...

    It was on the brink of shutting down, but after a community partner offered to help out, the Canadian Cancer Society office in Williams Lake will stay open.

    'We're back to being human again': Kamloops B.C., man brought back to life yet again

    'We're back to being human again': Kamloops B.C., man brought back to life yet again


    Bryan Kupiak of Kamloops, B.C. has been brought back to life by the Canada Revenue Agency for the second time in less than six months, after multiple errors on Revenue Canada's...

    Bryan Kupiak of Kamloops, B.C. has been brought back to life by the Canada Revenue Agency for the second time in less than six months, after multiple errors on Revenue Canada's part.

    B.C. man declared dead, then living, now dead again

    B.C. man declared dead, then living, now dead again


    Bryan Kupiak had to prove to the government that he was alive after his social insurance number was mixed up with his deceased mother's. He thought it had all been cleared up, until his wife received a Revenue Canada notice stating she is a...

    Bryan Kupiak had to prove to the government that he was alive after his social insurance number was mixed up with his deceased mother's. He thought it had all been cleared up, until his wife received a Revenue Canada notice stating she is a widow.