Adam Donnelly has deep roots in the North Thompson Valley. He was born and raised in Clearwater, and grew up watching CFJC News, before spending 8 years living, working, and studying in Kamloops.
Adam graduated from BCIT's Broadcast and Media Communications program in 2013, and immediately took a job at CKPG News in Prince George. He worked for two years in BC's Northern Capital; when not working, Adam spent many hours at the rink as the Media Director for the BCMML's Cariboo Cougars. In August 2015, Adam moved back to Kamloops to join CFJC News, as a Videojournalist.
Adam's a passionate sports fan, who enjoys covering local teams. One the highlights of his career, so far, is calling play-by-play for the Men's and Women's Hockey tournaments, during the 2015 Canada Winter Games.
June 11, 2016 - 4:26pmUpdated: June 13, 2016 - 6:29pm
KAMLOOPS — Despite the grey skies, and occasional rain, hundreds gathered at a public memorial service for former Member of Parliament, federal cabinet minister, and Senator, Len Marchand, who passed away on June 3rd, at the age of 82.
June 10, 2016 - 3:32pmUpdated: June 10, 2016 - 5:47pm
KAMLOOPS — There’s no arguing the fact BC’s population continues to get older. By the year 2031, it’s predicted close to 25% of the population of the province will be over the age of 65, which means we’re likely to see more events like one held today in downtown Kamloops.
June 3, 2016 - 5:49pmUpdated: June 3, 2016 - 8:32pm
ASHCROFT — From 1881 to 1884, 17,000 Chinese workers came to British Columbia to help build the Canadian Pacific Railway. They were paid less than their white counterparts, and often given the most dangerous tasks. During the construction, it’s estimated over 600 Chinese workers died.
May 31, 2016 - 3:56pmUpdated: May 31, 2016 - 5:38pm
KAMLOOPS — You’ve probably seen them walking the streets of downtown Kamloops, performing any number of duties that seem to fall under their purview - The CAP team - which stands for Customer Care and Patrol - is there to serve as ambassadors for the Kamloops Central Business Improvement Area.
May 31, 2016 - 3:49pmUpdated: May 31, 2016 - 5:37pm
KAMLOOPS — It’s Bike to Work Week; a chance for Kamloops residents to park their cars for the weekly commute, and hope on their bikes. this morning, Thompson Rivers University held a special celebration in honour of bike to work week.