The Alice Saunders House is being torn down to make way for a bigger building with more affordable units. But the current tenants, most of them seniors, say they don't want to be displaced and potentially dispersed throughout the city.
Two people are dead after a fire broke out Friday morning on Selkirk Avenue in the North End. It was followed by nearby fire at a vacant house on Manitoba Avenue, a serious blaze at a home in Charleswood and a condo balcony in Bridgewater.
Gerrit de Gooijer first saw a hated Nazi flag flying in his village on the afternoon Friday, May 10. It happened to be exactly 79 years from the day the Nazis marched into his home country of the Netherlands, starving and killing his people.
The remains of the five victims who died during a tragic May 2 house fire in Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation, also known as Big Trout Lake, were transported to the Sioux Lookout Funeral Home on Thursday morning.
After years of searching for a suitable permanent base, the Kamloops Search and Rescue has been given a new facility. The Wings Above Kamloops Cooper Family Foundation will be converting a former bowling alley into a base for the search and rescue group and the B.C. Search Dog Association.