Vanessa Ybarra

Naturalist club wants to turn McArthur Island golf course into outdoor learning space

By Vanessa Ybarra
October 21, 2017 - 10:24am Updated: October 21, 2017 - 10:57am

KAMLOOPS — The Kamloops Naturalist Club wants to turn the McArthur Island golf course into a different kind of 'green.'

Earlier this week the ​course's operator announced he wouldn't be renewing the lease on the property handing it over to the city.

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Halloween Ghost Train on track tonight, promises plenty of scares and fun

By Vanessa Ybarra
October 20, 2017 - 5:25pm Updated: October 21, 2017 - 7:03am

KAMLOOPS — There's bound to be plenty of screams and family fun as the Kamloops Ghost Train 2141 gets rolling tonight.

This year's ghost train tells the story of a steam locomotive that disappeared after leaving Kamloops for Blue River more than 100 years ago.