Fiona Grisswell

Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for the South Cariboo. (file photo)

Snowfall warning issued for South Cariboo

15 to 25 cm snow expected today through Monday

Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for the South Cariboo. (file photo)
A close-up view of one of the firearms showing a bullet in the chamber. (CO Joel Kline photo)

Lower Mainland man fined $2,500 for hunting out of season

Man charged under BC Wildlife Act and Firearms Act for hunting out of season this June

A close-up view of one of the firearms showing a bullet in the chamber. (CO Joel Kline photo)
Lone Butte Fire Department and 100 Mile House Fire Rescue responded to a fire in Lone Butte Wednesday afternoon. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Shop gutted in afternoon fire in Lone Butte

A fire gutted a shop in Lone Butte along Little Fort Highway…

Lone Butte Fire Department and 100 Mile House Fire Rescue responded to a fire in Lone Butte Wednesday afternoon. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Rick McKinney (L) holds a Ridley Bronze, a Canadian turkey that was developed by John Richardson in Saskatchewan. These birds are large, reproduce naturally and have a relaxed temperament. Bo McKinney (R) is holding a Beltsville turkey. This gentle breed is listed as critically endangered as its smaller size makes it unattractive to commercial demands. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Beltsville turkey great for backyard farmer

If you are allergic to dogs you might want to consider a Beltsville turkey as a backyard pet

Rick McKinney (L) holds a Ridley Bronze, a Canadian turkey that was developed by John Richardson in Saskatchewan. These birds are large, reproduce naturally and have a relaxed temperament. Bo McKinney (R) is holding a Beltsville turkey. This gentle breed is listed as critically endangered as its smaller size makes it unattractive to commercial demands. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
A black bear helps itself to an unsecured bag of garbage. Reducing attractants can help limit human-bear encounters, dangerous to both parties. (Photo courtesy Wildsafe B.C.)
A black bear helps itself to an unsecured bag of garbage. Reducing attractants can help limit human-bear encounters, dangerous to both parties. (Photo courtesy Wildsafe B.C.)

Officers to euthanize injured bear living off garbage in 100 Mile House

Residents asked to manage attractants to protect wildlife

A black bear helps itself to an unsecured bag of garbage. Reducing attractants can help limit human-bear encounters, dangerous to both parties. (Photo courtesy Wildsafe B.C.)
A black bear helps itself to an unsecured bag of garbage. Reducing attractants can help limit human-bear encounters, dangerous to both parties. (Photo courtesy Wildsafe B.C.)
Five northern communities accounted for nearly 20 per cent of all black bears killed in the province. (Angie Mindus/ Black Press Media)

Target of 100-Mile bear attack recovering at home

Dog walker attacked by bear near Forest Grove

Five northern communities accounted for nearly 20 per cent of all black bears killed in the province. (Angie Mindus/ Black Press Media)
Fire crews battle structure fire near Lac la Hache. (David Jurek photo)

UPDATE: Highway 97 near Lac La Hache open following structure fire

Highway 97 is closed both ways at Emerald Crescent as local fire departments fight the fire

Fire crews battle structure fire near Lac la Hache. (David Jurek photo)
100 Mile House Wranglers Curtis Roorda and Tyler Smoluk maneuver for control of the puck during Sunday’s game with the North Okanagan Knights. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Wranglers defeat North Okanagan Knights on the weekend

The 100 Mile House Wranglers broke the North Okanagan Knights three-game winning streak

100 Mile House Wranglers Curtis Roorda and Tyler Smoluk maneuver for control of the puck during Sunday’s game with the North Okanagan Knights. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Alistar Crowley, a Champayne d'Argent buck. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

A patchwork hutch of rabbits at South Cariboo farm

Lac La Hache farmer names her rabbits after celebrities

Alistar Crowley, a Champayne d'Argent buck. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
Cariboo Regional District. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Cariboo Regional District. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Cariboo Regional District to consider several rezoning applications

Three upcoming public hearings being held in the CRD concerning zoning changes

Cariboo Regional District. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Cariboo Regional District. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Four new fires in the South Cariboo (File submitted)

Five new wildfires in the last 24 hours in South Cariboo

New files burning after a lighting storm Tuesday night

Four new fires in the South Cariboo (File submitted)
The new B.C. liquor distribution branch on 72 Street in Delta. (Google Maps screenshot)

BCGEU tentative three-year agreement reached

Seven months of failed bargaining and a two-week strike needed to reach this point

The new B.C. liquor distribution branch on 72 Street in Delta. (Google Maps screenshot)
RCMP vehicle. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Hwy. 97 crash takes three lives Sunday morning

Three people died early Sunday morning following a two-vehicle collision on Highway 97 near Chasm Road.

RCMP vehicle. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Wade Balbirnie, head referee for 100 Mile Minor Hockey. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

There is a shortage of minor hockey officials across Canada

Wade Balbirnie, head referee for 100 Mile Minor Hockey, said everybody is struggling

Wade Balbirnie, head referee for 100 Mile Minor Hockey. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Police seek help in identifying suspect for alleged threats

Man wanted for alleged altercation at the Interlakes Market

100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Woman, 20, arrested in connection with stolen vehicle

Police recovered car after boyfriend calls in report

100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)