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A step back in time; Kamloops students visit old schoolhouse

By Chad Klassen
June 14, 2018 - 4:48pm Updated: June 15, 2018 - 8:31am

KAMLOOPS — It's a school from another time period, a time when students arrived on horseback, learned to write using a quill, and built their own toys. Modern day students at Pacific Way Elementary got a taste of the classroom life their relatives experienced, almost a century ago.

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Investigators more confident two Kamloops shootings Monday were connected

By James Peters
June 14, 2018 - 12:14pm

KAMLOOPS — Serious Crime Unit investigators with Kamloops RCMP are more certain than ever that two shooting incidents on Monday were connected.

The first occurred at a home on Salish Road on the Tk'emlups Reserve at 11:00 a.m.

A window was broken but no one was injured.

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United Way Food for Kids Drive Thru Breakfast set for Friday

By Greg Fry
June 14, 2018 - 10:46am Updated: June 14, 2018 - 3:48pm

KAMLOOPS — Filling hungry kids' tummies is the inspiration behind a special fundraiser Friday in Kamloops.

The United Way and Cascades Casino have teamed up for the second annual Food for Kids Drive Thru Breakfast at the casino from 7:00 to 10:00 a.m.

Flora Royal and Frederick Yellow Old Woman
Flora Royal and Frederick Yellow Old Woman Image Credit: Contributed / Flora Royal

Family searching for answers on the seventh anniversary of man's disappearance

By Greg Fry
June 14, 2018 - 9:48am Updated: June 14, 2018 - 5:25pm

KAMLOOPS — It's not the kind of anniversary that brings joy to the heart of Flora Royal.

Seven years ago today (June 14), her brother Frederick Yellow Old Woman went missing in the Kamloops area.

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Parkcrest Elementary students get down to business for Young Entrepreneur Day

By Jill Sperling
June 13, 2018 - 4:22pm Updated: June 13, 2018 - 5:20pm

KAMLOOPS — Grades five and six students put their business skills to the test Wednesday for Parkcrest Elementary School's Young Entrepreneur Day. 

Dozens of booths were set up inside the school's gymnasium this afternoon for the entrepreneurship trade show.