Turf & Rec

Eaglepoint fire likely caused by bee smoker

July 4, 2019
By Mike Jiggens
Firefighters douse a grass fire next to the ninth fairway at Eaglepoint Golf Course.

July 4, 2019 – A fire that broke out at Kamloops’ Eaglepoint Golf Course on Tuesday was likely caused by a beekeeping smoker, fire officials say. The fire burned next to the ninth fairway and forced the evacuation of about 40 people.