Max Winkelman

Max posted 18 stories to Williams Lake Tribune.
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Aug. 13: Elephant Hill fire estimated at 149,914 hectares

Fire got close to Green Lake, reached Young Lake

  • Aug 13th, 2017 10:25am

BREAKING: Evacuations ordered for Green Lake, 70 Mile, Watch Lake

Area south of Highway 24 on alert

  • Jul 30th, 2017 12:15am

Fires used to be much more common according to UBC research

Researchers found fire evidence averaging 15-year intervals in research forest but none after 1943

  • Jul 27th, 2017 2:30pm

CRD announces 41 homes lost to date in the Cariboo

Number likely to rise

  • Jul 19th, 2017 6:10pm

UNDER EVACUATION: Sleeping in cars and tents

“People are being really generous and that’s the difference”

  • Jul 18th, 2017 1:30am

Area L and H on evacuation alert: Green Lake, Horse Lake, Highway 24 corridor, Mahood Lake

Big Creek evacuation ordered. Gang Ranch area north of Lac la Hache on alert

  • Jul 15th, 2017 2:01pm

Prince George people and businesses welcome evacuees with open arms

Locals have personal experience with fire

  • Jul 14th, 2017 6:40pm

Restricted access on four Cariboo lakes

Williams Lake, Watson Lake, Lac la Hache and Horse Lake affected

  • Jul 14th, 2017 7:00am

Current situation “unprecedented”

“We were just overwhelmed”

  • Jul 13th, 2017 11:30pm

Seven days is a “Disneyland suggestion” for returning home

All evacuees looking at a minimum of seven days before being able to return home.

  • Jul 11th, 2017 12:30pm

Family home burned to the ground

“It looked like a war zone there”

  • Jul 9th, 2017 2:10pm

New evacuation alert for area east of Highway 97, north of 100 Mile House

Forest Grove, Lac la Hache, Canim Lake among effected areas

  • Jul 9th, 2017 11:00am

Evacuation ordered for residents in 103 Mile, 105 Mile, 108 Mile, Lac la Hache

100 Mile House on evacuation alert. Not evacuated at this time.

  • Jul 7th, 2017 12:00pm

UPDATE: 1,800 homes on evacuation alert as wildfire grows

Fire still “out of control,” not sure lines will hold

  • Jul 7th, 2017 1:30am

Tactical evacuation expands for Gustafsen fire near 100 Mile House.

Properties on Abel Lake Rd, Helena Lake Rd, Lilypad Lake Rd and Exeter McKinnley Rd being evacuated

  • Jul 6th, 2017 11:00am

UPDATE: Fire now estimated to be 1,500 hectares

Evacuation ordered for 103, 108, 105 Mile and the western part of Lac la Hache

  • Jul 6th, 2017 11:00am

Forest fire under control

Fire started yesterday 20 km south-west of Lac la Hache

  • Jun 19th, 2017 1:30am

Over 2,500 Lightning strikes on June 8

Storm is followed by Lightning Safety Week

  • Jun 14th, 2017 1:30am