Daybreak Kamloops | Feb 21, 2013 | 6:00

Mary Forbes-Williams Lake

Two businesses, a non-profit organization, countless hours of volunteering and raising a young daughter. Too much for one person to handle? Meet Mary Forbes of Williams Lake. She's just won a B.C. Community Achievers Award. Mary joins Shelley on the line to tell us how she does it.

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Daybreak Kamloops - Home for the holidays- Kamloops Tina Baptiste residents grateful for the simple roof over their headsDec 22, 2014 | 6:13Daybreak Kamloops Home for the holidays- Kamloops Tina Baptiste residents grateful for the simple roof over their heads Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Home for the holidays- Kamloops Tina Baptiste residents grateful for the simple roof over their heads Dec 22, 2014 | 6:13The Christmas dinner at the Tina Baptiste house is huge. The low income housing complex in downtown Kamloops hosts an all-out turkey meal for each and every resident. For some of them, it's their first time having a Christmas dinner, in years.
Daybreak Kamloops - Kamloops' Manny Jules record collection to take you through the holidaysDec 22, 2014 | 11:50Daybreak Kamloops Kamloops' Manny Jules record collection to take you through the holidays Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Kamloops' Manny Jules record collection to take you through the holidays Dec 22, 2014 | 11:50Most people in Kamloops know Manny Jules as a former Chief of the Tk'emlups Indian band. But, to his friends and family, he's also an artist and a Christmas music afincionado. He's been collecting holiday tunes on vinyl for over twenty years.
Daybreak Kamloops - Only First Nations restaurant in Kamloops opens its doorsDec 17, 2014 | 8:45Daybreak Kamloops Only First Nations restaurant in Kamloops opens its doors Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Only First Nations restaurant in Kamloops opens its doors Dec 17, 2014 | 8:45Indian Tacos, Elk Stew, Deer Steak, Turtle Burgers and of course Bannock. The food at Kamloops' newest café is traditional First Nations. The recipes have been passed down from the elders of elders. The artwork on the walls is First Nations
Daybreak Kamloops - Barriere Search and Rescue search for a new homeDec 23, 2014 | 4:57Daybreak Kamloops Barriere Search and Rescue search for a new home Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Barriere Search and Rescue search for a new home Dec 23, 2014 | 4:57Whenever there's a serious accident on the highway north of Kamloops... ... Barriere Search and Rescue often gets the call. But right now, they're asking for help themselves. Barriere Search and Rescue is without a home-base. They've got nowh
Daybreak Kamloops - Canadians underestimate their alcohol consumption by 75 per centDec 23, 2014 | 8:15Daybreak Kamloops Canadians underestimate their alcohol consumption by 75 per cent Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Canadians underestimate their alcohol consumption by 75 per cent Dec 23, 2014 | 8:15It's easy to drink too much over the holidays. But would you consider yourself a binge drinker? One glass of wine can easily lead to a second. A Canadian study shows many of us grossly underestimate our alcohol consumption.
Daybreak Kamloops - Comment period for revised Ajax project endsDec 22, 2014 | 6:12Daybreak Kamloops Comment period for revised Ajax project ends Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Comment period for revised Ajax project ends Dec 22, 2014 | 6:12The public comment period on the environmental assessment process for the Ajax Mine has come to a close. This was the second public-comment opportunity. It was allowed after criticism that changes to the Ajax plan... .... meant another round.
Daybreak Kamloops - Kamloops' oldest barber retiresDec 23, 2014 | 5:35Daybreak Kamloops Kamloops' oldest barber retires Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Kamloops' oldest barber retires Dec 23, 2014 | 5:35He's been a barber since 1951. Back in the spring we introduced you to Al Lachance on his 85th birthday. Here's a clip from his conversation with Doug Herbert.
Daybreak Kamloops - Author describes "The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol"Dec 19, 2014 | 6:58Daybreak Kamloops Author describes "The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol" Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Author describes "The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol" Dec 19, 2014 | 6:58At this time of year, alcohol is front and center at a lot of holiday parties. Picture in your mind two party-goers.One is a man who's had too much to drink. The other is a woman. Does society judge them differently? Ann Dowsett Johnston says yes, diff
Daybreak Kamloops - Kamloops Oldest BarberAug 14, 2014 | 7:18Daybreak Kamloops Kamloops Oldest Barber Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Kamloops Oldest Barber Aug 14, 2014 | 7:1885 and still cutting. Daybreak meets Kamloops oldest barber.
Daybreak Kamloops - Pav Gill- Sihk BikerOct 11, 2013 | 2:10Daybreak Kamloops Pav Gill- Sihk Biker Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Pav Gill- Sihk Biker Oct 11, 2013 | 2:10Pav Gill sent an interesting picture to the Kamloops RCMP on Twitter this week. It's a shot of him getting pulled over by an officer because he wasn't wearing a helmet while riding his motorbike. But for Pav, that's perfectly legal. He i
Daybreak Kamloops - A new family doctor comes to KamloopsApr 29, 2013 | 5:40Daybreak Kamloops A new family doctor comes to Kamloops Audio
Daybreak Kamloops A new family doctor comes to Kamloops Apr 29, 2013 | 5:40The word spread like wildfire: a new doctor in town, and she's taking new patients. It's a rare thing in Kamloops and many other towns. Dr. Jeevyn Chahal has had a steady stream of new patients streaming into her new office in downtown Kamloops.
Daybreak Kamloops - Kamloops family devastated after robberyNov 28, 2013 | 4:45Daybreak Kamloops Kamloops family devastated after robbery Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Kamloops family devastated after robbery Nov 28, 2013 | 4:45A Kamloops family has a warning for home owners after its home was broken into.
Daybreak Kamloops - Interior Health addresses Merritt residents' concerns over proposed bio waste plantDec 8, 2014 | 4:12Daybreak Kamloops Interior Health addresses Merritt residents' concerns over proposed bio waste plant Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Interior Health addresses Merritt residents' concerns over proposed bio waste plant Dec 8, 2014 | 4:12Sewer sludge from Kelowna and Abbotsford. Trucked to the Nicola Valley and dumped as bio waste onto a farmer's field. It's an idea that's turning stomachs on Miller Road. The neighbours there don't want a 320 acre parcel on a hill above their ho
Daybreak Kamloops - Practice makes perfect for Kamloops manJan 2, 2013 | 4:08Daybreak Kamloops Practice makes perfect for Kamloops man Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Practice makes perfect for Kamloops man Jan 2, 2013 | 4:08Dennis Rugolow knows practice makes perfect. He is at the Tournament Capital Centre in Kamloops every day, sometimes for hours on end. If you go to the TCC much, you've probably seen him there. Dennis is the guy throwing a small basketball at a hoop, often from impossible distances. It turns out, he's practicing for setting a world record for most consecutive half court baskets. And maybe a few other basketball records too. Dennis has had a long road to get ready. Josh Pagé has his story.
Daybreak Kamloops - Dr. Paul Dagg- Kamloops MS clinicMay 29, 2013 | 5:32Daybreak Kamloops Dr. Paul Dagg- Kamloops MS clinic Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Dr. Paul Dagg- Kamloops MS clinic May 29, 2013 | 5:32Right now people who suffer from Multiple Sclerosis in Kamloops have to travel for treatment. But that changes next week. A local clinic will open up on the eighth floor of Royal Inland Hospital. The service is available every month for two days.

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