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Mt. Timothy board of directors call “urgent” meeting in Williams Lake and 100 Mile House

Two meetings have been scheduled – one in 100 Mile House Monday, Sept. 25 and another in Williams Lake Thursday, Sept. 28 – to discuss upcoming season

Last evacuation alerts lifted in Cariboo and Thompson-Nicola

All clear given and emergency operation centres to shut down

Off-road vehicle ban to be lifted Wednesday

Area restrictions remain in effect around larger fires

Cariboo Regional District elects new chair
    Mount Polley Mine
      Friday, July 7 wildfires erupt
        BC Livestock Producers calf sale

          Wildfire recovery plans and prevention discussed

          Cariboo Regional District holds regular board meeting Friday, Sept. 15

          • Sep 16th, 2017

          Season of change

          Lanscapes in the Cariboo Chilcotin offer a new perspective

          Bull moose makes himself at home in Bella Coola Valley

          Herd of cows doesn’t seem to mind the unusual visitor, says photographer

          Osprey rescued after falling out of nest in Cowichan Bay

          Young bird fell from nest

          • Sep 8th, 2017

          Buckerfields commits to “living wage” for employees

          Duncan-based company said it was the right thing to do

          Recall of tainted pineapple products expanded in BC

          The ongoing investigation into hepatitis A virus found in Western Family brand, or unbranded, products has been expanded.

          Fifty-plus cats surrendered to Victoria BC SPCA from single home

          It will cost tens of thousands to rehabilitate the animals

          Feet of the fire

          Perceptions are challenged as the landscape arounds us changes

          Greyhound applies to cut all northern B.C. service

          Ride sharing and transit options blamed for lowering ridership in the past few years

          • Aug 30th, 2017

          Andrew Scheer talks cabinet shuffle, NAFTA at Naramata event

          The federal leader of the opposition spoke at an event at a Naramata winery Monday evening

          Evacuation order downgraded north of McCauley Lake to Gavin Lake

          Due to reduced wildfire risk the Cariboo Regional District has changed the evacuation order to an alert fo the area north of McCauley Lake to Gavin Lake in the Cariboo.

          Crews keep fire near Chimney Lake small

          Possibility of lightning again today

          BC Ferries reports record-breaking traffic for first quarter

          Vehicle traffic was the highest it’s ever been, and passenger traffic is the highest it’s been in over 20 years for the months of April, May and June.

          Abbotsford artist wins big in condom wrapper design contest

          Mouat grad Cassidy Luteijn’s pair of designs earn high grades from judges