Mar 7, 2014 | 1:48Daybreak Kamloops Downtown parkade announcement Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Downtown parkade announcement Mar 7, 2014 | 1:48It's been years in the works.
And now the City of Kamloops finally has a plan to build a new parkade downtown.
The city is going to buy the property
of the former Kamloops Daily News on Seymour street.
Here's Mayor Peter Milobar.
Mar 7, 2014 | 3:57Daybreak Kamloops Downtown parkade reaction Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Downtown parkade reaction Mar 7, 2014 | 3:57Kamloops Mayor Peter Milobar.
The deal includes the old newspaper building AND the adjoining parking lot.
That current lot is large enough for 120 vehicles.
In the near future, the building may be demolished to create even more space.
Mar 7, 2014 | 7:08Daybreak Kamloops Laura Track- West Coast LEAF Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Laura Track- West Coast LEAF Mar 7, 2014 | 7:08This week on Daybreak, we've been talking about International Women's Day.
It will be celebrated around the world tomorrow.
We've been hearing many people say
the day is relevant now more than ever.
That's certainly how West Coast LEAF feels.
Mar 7, 2014 | 2:49Daybreak Kamloops Madison Olds Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Madison Olds Mar 7, 2014 | 2:49Madison Olds is 16.
You may have seen her busking on the streets of Kamloops last summer.
She sings, dances and writes songs.
Last month she was inspired by a TV news story.
It was about a 12-year-old boy named Keith Watson.
Keith livis in Nov
Mar 6, 2014 | 6:33Daybreak Kamloops Brier fans under the age of 40 Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Brier fans under the age of 40 Mar 6, 2014 | 6:33The crowds appear to be picking up at the Kamloops Brier.
It's expected the number of fans will continue to grow as the
finals approach this weekend.
Despite the up-tick...
.. there's still a distinct abscence of a particular kind of fan.
Mar 6, 2014 | 7:13Daybreak Kamloops Oil Sands Kareoke Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Oil Sands Kareoke Mar 6, 2014 | 7:13Oil sands...and singing.
That's the focus of a documentary showing in the Kamloops Film Festival tonight.
It follows the hopes and dreams of five oil patch workers vying to win a kareoke contest in Fort McMurray.
Daybreak host Shelley Joyce.
Mar 6, 2014 | 7:28Daybreak Kamloops Rudy Buttignol Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Rudy Buttignol Mar 6, 2014 | 7:28The Kamloops Film Festival rolls out the red carpet tonight.
With a doc called "Oil Sands Karaoke" kicking off the week.
It's a film about five oil patch workers vying to win a karaoke contest
Set in Northern Alberta's infamous Oil Sands.
Mar 5, 2014 | 6:57Daybreak Kamloops Hillside nurse suspended Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Hillside nurse suspended Mar 5, 2014 | 6:57Last week, we brought you the story about high levels of violence in BC hospitals and care centres.
Today we've learned that a nurse at the Hillside Psychiatric Centre in Kamloops has been suspended.
To find out why, I have Tracy Quewezance
Mar 5, 2014 | 5:56Daybreak Kamloops Brier Patch knows how to party Audio
Daybreak Kamloops Brier Patch knows how to party Mar 5, 2014 | 5:56The Brier isn't just about the curling.
It's about people from near and far coming together to celebrate an all-Canadian event.
Live music. Games. Drinks.
The Brier Patch has got it all.
This year's venue is the Memorial Arena.
And as Daybreak's Luca
Mar 4, 2014 | 5:29Daybreak Kamloops 2014 Brier attendance down Audio
Daybreak Kamloops 2014 Brier attendance down Mar 4, 2014 | 5:29An arena doesn't look very exciting with empty seats in the stands.
3 days into the Brier in Kamloops.....
.... and there is yet to be a sell-out.
The arena has a capacity of 64-hundred spectators.
But so far, on average the atten