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    'Basically a sheet of ice': B.C. bus driver says road maintenance lacking

    'Basically a sheet of ice': B.C. bus driver says road maintenance lacking


    The highway from Chase to Turtle Valley, B.C., is not getting the proper attention from road maintenance crews, according drivers in the...

    The highway from Chase to Turtle Valley, B.C., is not getting the proper attention from road maintenance crews, according drivers in the area.

    Musicians commission composer to write song about infamous B.C. train robber

    Musicians commission composer to write song about infamous B.C. train robber


    The Kamloops Music Collective has commissioned composer Robert Buckley, who has worked with Bryan Adams, Motley Crue and Aerosmith, to compose a song for their bands and choirs all about the infamous train robber Bill...

    The Kamloops Music Collective has commissioned composer Robert Buckley, who has worked with Bryan Adams, Motley Crue and Aerosmith, to compose a song for their bands and choirs all about the infamous train robber Bill Miner.

    Families of overdose victims plan to flood Prime Minister Trudeau's mailbox with photos, letters

    Families of overdose victims plan to flood Prime Minister Trudeau's mailbox with photos, letters


    Families of overdose victims from across Canada are hoping that sending letters and photos of their lost loved ones will encourage the federal government to put more money into battling the fentanyl...

    Families of overdose victims from across Canada are hoping that sending letters and photos of their lost loved ones will encourage the federal government to put more money into battling the fentanyl crisis.

    9 emaciated horses seized from rural B.C. Interior property

    9 emaciated horses seized from rural B.C. Interior property


    The B.C. SPCA has seized nine horses from a rural property near Kamloops after officers found the horses without adequate food, water and...

    The B.C. SPCA has seized nine horses from a rural property near Kamloops after officers found the horses without adequate food, water and shelter.

    New Kamloops temporary shelter nearing capacity after its first week

    New Kamloops temporary shelter nearing capacity after its first week


    The temporary shelter in the former Stuart Wood Elementary School building opened Nov. 1, one day before winter arrived in...

    The temporary shelter in the former Stuart Wood Elementary School building opened Nov. 1, one day before winter arrived in Kamloops.

    Interior Health takes preventive action after overdoses in Abbotsford, Victoria

    Interior Health takes preventive action after overdoses in Abbotsford, Victoria


    The Interior Health Authority temporarily extended hours for mobile overdose prevention sites in Kamloops and Kelowna after receiving warnings about illicit drugs from Abbotsford...

    The Interior Health Authority temporarily extended hours for mobile overdose prevention sites in Kamloops and Kelowna after receiving warnings about illicit drugs from Abbotsford Police.

    Bus service to Tk'emlups reserve to launch in 2018

    Bus service to Tk'emlups reserve to launch in 2018


    The Tk'emlups Indian Band is looking forward to finally having public transit available to get in and out of...

    The Tk'emlups Indian Band is looking forward to finally having public transit available to get in and out of Kamloops.

    Kamloops, B.C., resident raises alarm after shots fired near home

    Kamloops, B.C., resident raises alarm after shots fired near home


    A Kamloops resident is concerned for her safety after repeated calls to a residence near her home, including a shooting on...

    A Kamloops resident is concerned for her safety after repeated calls to a residence near her home, including a shooting on Monday.

    2 men in hospital after shots fired in Kamloops

    2 men in hospital after shots fired in Kamloops


    Kamloops RCMP received a report that shots had been fired around 11:30 a.m. PT. Two men are now in hospital and RCMP are investigating the...

    Kamloops RCMP received a report that shots had been fired around 11:30 a.m. PT. Two men are now in hospital and RCMP are investigating the incident.

    Sedin twins vow to finish their careers as Canucks

    Sedin twins vow to finish their careers as Canucks


    The forwards penned a letter to fans promising they have no intention to play anywhere else, as they enter the final year of their...

    The forwards penned a letter to fans promising they have no intention to play anywhere else, as they enter the final year of their contract.

    Reaction to NDP budget update mainly positive

    Reaction to NDP budget update mainly positive


    Advocates applaud new spending for those with disabilities, education and housing, while others worry higher taxes for some could hurt B.C.'s future prosperity and credit...

    Advocates applaud new spending for those with disabilities, education and housing, while others worry higher taxes for some could hurt B.C.'s future prosperity and credit rating.

    11 things to know about B.C.'s 2017 budget update

    11 things to know about B.C.'s 2017 budget update


    Finance Minister Carole James delivered a balanced budget on Monday, which has the support of the B.C. Green...

    Finance Minister Carole James delivered a balanced budget on Monday, which has the support of the B.C. Green Party.