Adam Donnelly

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.

Former NHL'er Steve Gainey joins in the road hockey fun, at the KOISA event held on Saturday.
Former NHL'er Steve Gainey joins in the road hockey fun, at the KOISA event held on Saturday. Image Credit: Adam Donnelly / CFJC Today

Kamloops group calling on city to invest in outdoor ice facility

By Adam Donnelly
October 25, 2016 - 9:52am Updated: October 25, 2016 - 12:36pm

KAMLOOPS — Mr Hockey honed his skills on the outdoor ice in and around Saskatoon. Walter Gretzky’s backyard rink was called “Wally’s Coliseum,” and it’s where The Great One learned to skate as a child.

Fred Marsh - a game changer

By Adam Donnelly
October 19, 2016 - 12:43pm Updated: October 19, 2016 - 1:50pm

KAMLOOPS — Sometimes, someone comes along and changes the game.

Bobby Orr brought offence to defence, Wayne Gretzky did it from his office behind the net, Scotty Bowman from the bench with the left wing lock.

And Fred Marsh did it from his home --- inventing the Marsh Peg.

Image Credit: Adam Donnelly / CFJC Today

Spooky steam train ready to roll

By Adam Donnelly
October 17, 2016 - 5:30pm Updated: October 17, 2016 - 6:43pm

KAMLOOPS — It's a tradition at this time of year in Kamloops, the 2141 Locomotive is getting ready to fire up for the Halloween season.

There are big plans in place this year for the Ghost Train which sure to be a memorable experience for those getting on board.

Image Credit: TRU WolfPack (Snucins)

Jagdeesh all in for the swim

By Adam Donnelly
October 13, 2016 - 3:50pm Updated: October 13, 2016 - 6:10pm

KAMLOOPS — For many post secondary students, balancing academics with personal life can be challenging.

For student athletes the pressure is even greater when you add in training and competition.

For the captain of the WolfPack swim team, going above and beyond is the norm.