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RCMP Report: Highway 24 crash traps passenger

Police thank the couple who stopped to give assistance to the occupants of the truck

Wildfires destroyed more than 230 buildings in Thompson-Nicola, officials say

The property destruction caused by wildfires in the region is becoming clear

  • Sep 24th, 2017

Affordable housing project hits snag

Yellowhead Community Services says entire project should be tax-exempt; town council says otherwise

Vancouver Island mayor looking to bring Amazon headquarters to B.C.

New headquarters could bring up to 50,000 jobs and billions of dollars to the local economy

Having fun on first day of school

Students at Clearwater Secondary School enjoy games on Sept. 5

Finally — no evacuation orders, alerts in TNRD

The Thompson-Nicola Regional District is now clear of all evacuation orders and alerts

  • Sep 21st, 2017
Kelowna athletes take part in Motionball fundraiser
  • 8 hours ago


Texting abilities returned to people with paralysis
  • 9 hours ago


Bikers unite and ride for Kelowna Toy Run
  • 10 hours ago


30 years of tradition continues in Salmon Arm
  • 13 hours ago


Famous elk back with new headgear on Vancouver Island

He’s sporting a tarp, an innertube, and windchimes now but he’s the same frisky fellow from last year.

Wells Gray volcanic feature contributes to science research

A young woman has used the Wells Gray-Clearwater Volcanic Field to help complete her Master’s thesis

District of Clearwater explains water upgrade plans

There were plenty of questions asked but not a lot of opposition voiced

Former Clearwater coach goes to trial

Accuser of Mountie, Clearwater coach says incidents made him cautious

  • Sep 18th, 2017

RCMP Report: New sergeant at Clearwater RCMP

Sgt. Grant Simpson arrived just in time for the fires in mid-July

Kamloops-Thompson trustees tweak drug/alcohol policy for student athletes

Athletes violating the no-alcohol/drug rule will be suspended for up to one calendar year

  • Sep 17th, 2017

2017 was driest summer ever recorded in Kamloops

While the average high in was warmer than normal, it was not high enough to break any records

  • Sep 15th, 2017

Band spent estimated $100,000 due to fires

“The spirit was really warm and a really high sense of community”

Enrolment down slightly at Clearwater Secondary

School District 73 sees student numbers go up somewhat

PHOTO: Curbing for multi-use trail

Work underway on multi-use trail from roundabout to hospital in Clearwater

Wells Gray Park re-opening

As of 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 12, Wells Gray Park will be totally open to the public

SLIDESHOW AND PHOTOS: Fun at Clearwater Canoe Regatta

A little rain clears the smoke in time for Clearwater Canoe Regatta 2017

District confident despite challenges heading into new school year

Alison Sidow’s confidence in her district’s staff is unwavering headed into the 2017-2018 school yea

  • Sep 11th, 2017