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Aggy's Reunion makes for gnarly weekend

May
20
,
2016
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It’s going to be a gnarly weekend at Kamloops Bike Ranch. The third annual Aggy’s Reunion, named after pro freestyle rider Graham Agassiz, takes place Saturday and Sunday, May 21-22 at the terrain park for mountain bike riders. ...

Learning from the master gardeners

May
19
,
2016
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Basic training for volunteer master gardeners will be offered by Thompson Shuswap Master Gardener Association. The program doesn’t start until September, but the association is holding a mandatory orientation session Thursday, June 23, 7 p...

Westsyde welcomes all to spray park opening

May
17
,
2016
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Rain or shine, it will be a wet one in Westsyde on Saturday, May 28, when Centennial Park Spray Park is switched on as part of a grand opening celebration. Westsyde Community Development Society, in partnership with the City completed...

Regenerative medicine has promise for future

May
17
,
2016
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By DR. RICHARD BROWNLEE Welcome Back MRI and Pain Management Centre Have you heard about regenerative medicine? Regenerative medicine is the ability to re-grow or replaced damaged tissue or organs. It is one of the big future trends in...

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...

Sustainable energy group offers Case for Hope

May
16
,
2016
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Changing to a low-carbon economy may not be as drastic or distant as you might think, says the  Kamloops chapter of B.C. Sustainable Energy Association. Wednesday, May 25, the group hosts a showing of recent videos called Clean Energy and...

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...