Local News

Clearwater RCMP look for missing Alberta man

Wayne Theriault was last believed to have been seen on March 24

Kids get back to learning in B.C., online

Ministry of Education rolls out new tool for school

Frontline workers receiving COVID-19 isolation exemptions prompt concerns

Provincial Health Authority staff exempt from self-isolation upon return from international travel

COVID-19 brings burning ban to Clearwater and area

The reason for the ban is to help reduce excess air pollution in populated air-sheds

  • Mar 27, 2020

Kamloops-Thompson teachers to connect with parents to reveal plans for remote teaching

School district also asking parents to ensure children are practicing social distancing

  • Mar 27, 2020
Drive-thru testing for COVID-19 in Kelowna
Construction continuing despite COVID-19
Morning Start: March 20, 2020
Morning Start: March 19, 2020

Clearwater COVID-19 precautions update

Local groups and facilities taking measures to keep the public safe

Clearwater food bank sees increase in usage

Food bank has hard time finding fresh vegetables and other basics provided to those in need

Back in Time

Historical Perspective

  • Mar 23, 2020

A brief history of Birch Island

Valley Voices

  • Mar 22, 2020

Clearwater mayor and council move to enact a local state of emergency

State of emergency comes into effect March 23 at noon

  • Mar 21, 2020

PHOTOS: Helping the hospital for half a century

Dr. Helmcken Memorial Hospital Auxiliary holds small anniversary celebration

Save-On-Foods temporarily bans reusable shopping bags, suspends bottle returns due to COVID-19

It has also limited its operating hours and implemented special shopping hour for seniors

Spring freshet might be high this year

North Thompson River has an elevated seasonal flood risk, according to B.C.’s River Forecast Centre

  • Mar 19, 2020

Surgical masks pile up on Hong Kong beaches after COVID-19 outbreak

B.C. resident working with ocean conservation team to track trash on Soko Islands

Results in for 2020 Great Backyard Bird Count

Twenty-two people in Clearwater participated this year

  • Mar 17, 2020

Hundreds of workers access forest employee supports

Roughly 300 in the Clearwater area and close by communities used the placement co-ordination offices

Thompson Rivers University cancels face-to-face classes this week

“These are unprecedented times at TRU, and for our society,” Fairbairn said