Local News

Progress being made in fight against Alzheimer’s and other dementias

Staying active, connected, and mentally alert can help stave off dementia

  • Jan 9, 2019

Take steps to prevent falls this winter

A fall may only result in bruised feelings, but they can also be deadly serious

  • Jan 9, 2019

The Rundown: Clinton News

Lots of events are coming up: mark your calendars now so you don’t miss out

  • Jan 9, 2019
West Coast kids learn about ocean safety
Eagle Release Cowichan
Five tricks to avoid holiday weight gain
See our best photographs from 2018

No bomb detected in downtown Kamloops

5th and Victoria have both reopened to traffic after morning bomb scare

2018 in Review: Cache Creek Elementary celebrates new playground

Plus a national news scoop for the Journal, Smile Cookie success, local elections, and more

The Rundown: Clinton News

Christmas Light-up winners, an employment opportunity, and more in this week’s news

  • Jan 2, 2019

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart says impact of 2017 wildfires still being felt in riding

‘Just because we’ve put the fires out doesn’t mean that issues have been resolved’

Fewer people are using cheques, but they still figure big in scams

Fake cheque scams are on the rise, costing consumers billions of dollars.

  • Jan 2, 2019

New report highlights need for drivers to be truck-aware on the highway

Heavy commercial vehicles are 3% of vehicles in B.C., but are involved in 19% of fatal collisions

  • Jan 2, 2019

Lucky winner drawn in Lions Club raffle

Event is one of the club’s main fundraisers of the year

  • Jan 2, 2019

New chain-up regulations aim to keep roads safer this winter

Last winter, 33 of 35 extended Coquihalla closures involved commercial vehicles

  • Jan 2, 2019

Ashcroft Hospice Room receives donation

Funds will go to the Hospice Room at Ashcroft Hospital

Delightful ducklings will provide cheer for Jackson House

Two new paintings will brighten the bathing rooms

Housing most significant issue for Ashcroft says mayor

‘We can start to get the building blocks in place’

  • Jan 2, 2019

Rockin’ and Talkin’ With the Clinton Seniors’ Association

The importance of maintainng a healthy diet, especially as we age.

  • Jan 2, 2019

Local News Briefs: Newly-discovered cave in Wells Gray Park could be one of largest in Canada

Plus the mobile mammography service is coming to Ashcroft, calling all artists, and more

Be prepared for winter conditions

Protect yourself against carbon monoxide poisoning, extreme weather, and more

  • Jan 2, 2019

Lytton RCMP report

A traffic fatality, an assaut, an act of vandalism, and more.

  • Jan 2, 2019

Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association wins international recognition

TOTA wins World’s Responsible Tourism Award at the 25th annual World Travel Awards

  • Jan 2, 2019

Do you know what to do around a downed power line?

A new study shows that most British Columbians don’t

  • Jan 2, 2019