Thompson Rivers University given large donation
BMO Financial Group has donated 600 thousand dollars for renovations to Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops. The money will be used to help with the ongoing renovations of the Old Main building. The Old Main building is home to the new T.R.U. Faculty of Law and many of T.R.U.'s Student Services. It is the largest donation BMO has ever made in the Interior.
Greyhound bus company reduces service
Greyhound Canada is reducing service on many of its major routes in B.C. The company says it is losing more than 14 million dollars on its passenger service. It says B.C. transit and bus services provided by Interior and northern Health authorities are tough competition. Greyhound won't abandon any routes except for a seasonal ski route on Vancouver Island. However cuts will affect three routes through Kamloops. For a complete list of routes affected click here