Angie Mindus

Bright orange banners hung in downtown Williams Lake remind residents and visitors of Orange Shirt Day, coming up Sept. 30. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Banners in downtown Williams Lake displayed to honour Orange Shirt Day, reconciliation

The banners will be hung annually from July 31 to Oct. 7

Bright orange banners hung in downtown Williams Lake remind residents and visitors of Orange Shirt Day, coming up Sept. 30. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Residents and staff at Age Care (formerly Cariboo Place) in Williams Lake enjoy a visit from Rayell Peterson and her family and their horse. The visit was intended to keep the residents connected to their past rural lifestyles. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Age Care residents in Williams Lake enjoy special visitors

Rayell Peterson and family dropped in with a horse for seniors to connect with recently

Residents and staff at Age Care (formerly Cariboo Place) in Williams Lake enjoy a visit from Rayell Peterson and her family and their horse. The visit was intended to keep the residents connected to their past rural lifestyles. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Cow Moose Sign Project founder Dan Simmons is thrilled the provincial government is stopping the antlerless moose hunt in Region 7. (Angie Mindus file photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Cow Moose Sign Project founder applauds B.C.’s decision to protect cow moose in Omineca region

Regulation changes will see calf and cow moose hunts left out of the Limited Entry Hunt in Region 7

Cow Moose Sign Project founder Dan Simmons is thrilled the provincial government is stopping the antlerless moose hunt in Region 7. (Angie Mindus file photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Steve Forseth will be seeking a third term as CRD Area D director during the 2022 municipal election. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Cariboo Regional District Area D director Steve Forseth to seek reelection

Forseth has served two terms and is looking for a third

Steve Forseth will be seeking a third term as CRD Area D director during the 2022 municipal election. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
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There were a few starts and stops but major crashes were avoided at the WL Forestry/NAPA Thunder Mountain Speedway Stampede races. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Fan Appreciation races postponed at Thunder Mountain Speedway

Event expected to be rescheduled in the coming weeks

There were a few starts and stops but major crashes were avoided at the WL Forestry/NAPA Thunder Mountain Speedway Stampede races. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Jackson Altwasser (from left), Curtis Roorda and Boston Pierce have signed with the 100 Mile House Wranglers. (Photo submitted)

Wranglers sign 3 Williams Lake players for new season

Jackson Altwasser, Curtis Roorda and Boston Pierce have been added to the roster

Jackson Altwasser (from left), Curtis Roorda and Boston Pierce have signed with the 100 Mile House Wranglers. (Photo submitted)
There were a few starts and stops but major crashes were avoided at the WL Forestry/NAPA Thunder Mountain Speedway Stampede races. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Fan Appreciation Day next up for Thunder Mountain

Drivers will compete in the street stocks, mini stocks and the Daily Stash Hornet class.

There were a few starts and stops but major crashes were avoided at the WL Forestry/NAPA Thunder Mountain Speedway Stampede races. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Williams Lake Stampede Street Party Downtown organizer Sunny Dyck stands with one of four signs created by five local youth with Cariboo Art Beat. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

PHOTOS: Williams Lake Stampede Street Party well-attended

After a two-year hiatus people enjoyed the opportunity to celebrate in the downtown

Williams Lake Stampede Street Party Downtown organizer Sunny Dyck stands with one of four signs created by five local youth with Cariboo Art Beat. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Members of the Williams Lake Fire Department wrap up their work after putting out a vehicle fire on a property behind Billy Bob’s Country Restaurant & Bar. (Angie Mindus photo - Wiliams Lake Tribune)
Members of the Williams Lake Fire Department wrap up their work after putting out a vehicle fire on a property behind Billy Bob’s Country Restaurant & Bar. (Angie Mindus photo - Wiliams Lake Tribune)
Rosalie Montgomery was released from hospital Tuesday afternoon. (Photo submitted)

Injured bystander recovering after being shot at Williams Lake rodeo

Rosalie Montgomery underwent surgery on her foot

Rosalie Montgomery was released from hospital Tuesday afternoon. (Photo submitted)
RCMP released an image of Jordell Sellars in December, 2019 in relation to firearms offences. (RCMP photo)

Jordell Sellars, 33, charged in Williams Lake Stampede shooting that left 2 injured

Sellars is expected to make an appearance in Williams Lake Provincial Court July 4

RCMP released an image of Jordell Sellars in December, 2019 in relation to firearms offences. (RCMP photo)
RCMP had a heavy presence throughout the city during the Williams Lake Stampede weekend and were on scene and quick to respond when a shooter entered the secure area behind the grandstands Sunday afternoon (July 3). (Kevin Li photo)

BREAKING: 2 people shot at Williams Lake Stampede expected to survive injuries

Police are asking witnesses who have yet to contact police to come forward

RCMP had a heavy presence throughout the city during the Williams Lake Stampede weekend and were on scene and quick to respond when a shooter entered the secure area behind the grandstands Sunday afternoon (July 3). (Kevin Li photo)
RCMP are still on scene Monday morning (July 4) after a shooting at the Williams Lake Stampede Grounds Sunday injured two. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

BREAKING: Innocent bystander injured in Williams Lake Stampede shooting

The woman was in a lineup getting food when she was hit

RCMP are still on scene Monday morning (July 4) after a shooting at the Williams Lake Stampede Grounds Sunday injured two. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
RCMP were quick to respond to a shooting at the Williams Lake Stampede Grounds Sunday (July 3). (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Two people shot behind grandstands during Williams Lake Stampede, 1 man arrested

Crowd of about 4,000 told to go into the infield

RCMP were quick to respond to a shooting at the Williams Lake Stampede Grounds Sunday (July 3). (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
The calm before the storm. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
The calm before the storm. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Steve Quilt races down the hill into the Stampede Grounds Friday (July 1). (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Steve Quilt races down the hill into the Stampede Grounds Friday (July 1). (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
WL Forestry/NAPA Thunder Mountain Speedway treated race fans to a hit-to-pass event to kick off Stampede weekend racing. (Angie Mindus photos - Williams Lake Tribune)
WL Forestry/NAPA Thunder Mountain Speedway treated race fans to a hit-to-pass event to kick off Stampede weekend racing. (Angie Mindus photos - Williams Lake Tribune)
Cliff Hinsche is this year’s Lifetime Pass recipient for the Williams Lake Stampede. (Angie Mindus photo)

Cliff Hinsche receives Williams Lake Stampede Lifetime Pass

Hinsche has been volunteering for Stampede since he was 15 years old

Cliff Hinsche is this year’s Lifetime Pass recipient for the Williams Lake Stampede. (Angie Mindus photo)
The Wild Cowgirl Race will be part of the 94th Annual Williams Lake Stampede. (Williams Lake Tribune file photo)

Wild Cowgirl Race barrel down the track at 94th Williams Lake Stampede

There will be three heats, over the three rodeos and finals on Sunday

The Wild Cowgirl Race will be part of the 94th Annual Williams Lake Stampede. (Williams Lake Tribune file photo)