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Heritage railway society chugs into AGM

May
16
,
2016
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Kamloops Heritage Railway Society invites all to its AGM on Tuesday, May 17, at 7 p.m. In the past year, the society and its volunteers have managed to breathe new life into the old 2141, the Spirit of Kamloops, with support from the City. The...

Pregnancy care centre celebrates Sunday

May
13
,
2016
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Four months months after moving in, the Pregnancy Care Centre Society of Kamloops hosts an open house Sunday in its new location at 429 Tranquille Rd. Open to the public, the event begins at 2 p.m. Tours will be provided, along with music and...

Three cheers for RIH auxiliary volunteers

May
9
,
2016
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RIH Foundation and volunteers join in the celebrating the evening and afternoon auxiliaries to RIH on Tuesday, May 10, which is Healthcare Auxiliary Day in B.C. Across the province there are 80 member auxiliaries that represent 6,548 adults and...

Girls soccer division takes fire relief donations

May
6
,
2016
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Kamloops Youth Soccer Association’s U13 Girls House, known as “Wildfire," have chosen to raise funds toward the relief effort for the residents of Ft. McMurray during this weekend’s Mike Bartram Memorial Youth Soccer...

In case of emergency, meet the responders

May
5
,
2016
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For the first time, emergency services in Kamloops are joining forces to present Emergency Services Day next weekend on Saturday, May 14. The free event, which will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. in the north parking lot of Aberdeen Mall...

These superheroes have special power

April
22
,
2016
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Sustainable approaches to energy use are the focus of an exhibition planned for early next year for the BMO Open Gallery at Kamloops Art Gallery. The Kamloops Chapter of the B.C. Sustainable Energy Association (BCSEA) is co-ordinating Everyday...

'This is not a beauty contest'

April
15
,
2016
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Thirteen young women stepped forward Thursday night at St. Andrew’s on the Square for the 2016 Miss Kamloops banner ceremony. The ceremony, during which sponsors pin sashes on participants, marks the start of a series of events leading up...

Miss Kamloops contenders lined up

April
11
,
2016
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Thirteen candidates for Miss Kamloops will be introduced at a ceremony Thursday evening at St. Andrew’s on the Square. The annual banner ceremony marks the start of the royalty selection process overseen by the Kamloops Ambassador Society....

Tops come down for Easter show

March
28
,
2016
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A little bit of rain Sunday morning didn’t dampen the 46th annual Easter Parade. About 60 vehicles entered the parade, followed by a show and shine in Riverside Park. The Kamloops chapter of the Vintage Car Club of Canada organizes the...

Please don't drive to this film alone

March
22
,
2016
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Come see what it’s like to design a sustainable neighbourhood from the ground up, but please don’t drive to the film alone. That’s the invitation from Transition Kamloops as it co-hosts a screening of Designing a Great...