Daybreak KamloopsBlazers hope for better luck after ChristmasDec 19, 2014 | 3:45After a hot start to the season, the Kamloops Blazers have cooled right off.
Heading into the Christmas break, the team is in last place in the Western Conference standings.
The Blazers have just come back from a long roadtrip.
Sports Reporter Marty Ha
Daybreak KamloopsAuthor 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 KamloopsKamloops family adopts chihuahuas from CaliforniaDec 18, 2014 | 8:04They have names like Peanut and Coco Chanel.
Blanca, Rocco, Bella and Bandit.
That's the sound they make when someone comes to the door.
A Barnhartvale family is learning about love and caring.
Daybreak KamloopsBC to form a rural councilDec 18, 2014 | 5:52If you're a natural born leader... with strong opinions.
AND you live away from the city...
... the BC government is looking for you.
The province is putting together a "Rural Advisory Council".
Applications are being accepted now.
Daybreak KamloopsMadison Egli battles on the court after battling cancerDec 18, 2014 | 7:52The last time we visited with Madison Egli
She was at home
Recovering from a round of chemotherapy.
The Norkam saints basketball player was bummed about missing out on last year's season
Well, today, she's back on the court.
Daybreak KamloopsPainted Pony Cafe in Kamloops serves up Aboriginal fareDec 17, 2014 | 7:12When the doors opened at the Painted Pony cafe in Kamloops, it was the realization of a dream 20 years in the making.
Daybreak KamloopsDon't feed wild animals in KamloopsDec 17, 2014 | 5:48In this season of giving
some people become a bit more generous when it comes to feeding wild animals.
A little food for the deer,
a handful of seeds for the ducks,
maybe some kitchen scraps for the local coyotes.
But that generosity ma
Daybreak KamloopsOnly First Nations restaurant in Kamloops opens its doorsDec 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 KamloopsInmate program in the Cariboo gives back through hand-made Christmas giftsDec 15, 2014 | 4:39A truck load of handmade wooden toys...
.... knitted hats, mittens, and scarves is on the way to Williams Lake this morning.
They are presents for people in need.
And they come from a source you might not expect.
Daybreak KamloopsMore than 75 per cent of Kamloops online students won't completeDec 15, 2014 | 4:47For online students in Kamloops, more than 75 per cent won't complete highschool.
This is the conclusion of a report about Kool School, going to the Kamloops School District tonight.
To explain, I've reached superintendent Karl deBruijn.
Daybreak KamloopsNature Conservancy of Canada gets an A from MoneysenseDec 15, 2014 | 4:47The Nature Conservancy of Canada received an A for being thrifty. Moneysense magazine ranked them the top environmental charity in the country. Linda Hannah is the Regional Vice President.
Daybreak KamloopsBalbar murder trial continues in KamloopsDec 11, 2014 | 10:18A Kamloops murder trial is now in the hands of a jury.
Some of what you're about to hear may be graphic.
Ten years ago, Robert Balbar killed his girlfriend with blows from a hammer.
The body of Heather Hamel was later found flo
Daybreak KamloopsRun, walk or hike everyday in December- Dirty Feet Challenge in KamloopsDec 11, 2014 | 4:40Have you put away your outdoor runners for the season?
A running group in Kamloops wants you to get them out,
And get them dirty.
Dirty Feet is a trail running series throughout the year.
And for the month of December, they want you to run
Daybreak KamloopsClaire Trevena- BC highway conditionsDec 11, 2014 | 8:37Since the middle of November,
15 people have died in car crashes in the Thompson and Okanagan regions.
The BC Coroner's service issued a special warning about that yesterday.
Barb McLintock is their spokesperson.
Daybreak KamloopsAnother nurse attacked in kamloopsDec 10, 2014 | 9:14The BC Nurses Union wants better security at the Hillside psychiatric unit in Kamloops.
The call comes after a nurse was attacked last Sunday.
Gayle Duteil is president of the BC Nurses Union.