Kelly Sinoski

Al Boyce resigned from the Deka Lake & District Fire Hall after 26 years. (Photo submitted)

Deka Lake volunteer fire chief quits

Al Boyce has resigned amidst the ongoing dispute over the Deka Lake Fire Hall

Al Boyce resigned from the Deka Lake & District Fire Hall after 26 years. (Photo submitted)
B.C. Wildfire used controlled ignitions to fight the Flat Lake Wildfire that created a large plume of smoke visible from Exeter Road last August. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

BC Wildfire crews battle 11 wildfires in Cariboo Fire zone

The 43-hectare Chasm Lake fire classified as being held

B.C. Wildfire used controlled ignitions to fight the Flat Lake Wildfire that created a large plume of smoke visible from Exeter Road last August. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
The Ashcroft emergency department is closed for the weekend of July 15-17. (Photo credit: <em>Journal</em> files)

No ambulance available as Ashcroft resident goes into cardiac arrest

Mayor sounds the alarm as emergency department also closed

  • Jul 19, 2022
The Ashcroft emergency department is closed for the weekend of July 15-17. (Photo credit: <em>Journal</em> files)
100 Mile provincial court

Trial wraps up in ATV assault case, ruling to come later this summer

Alan Gear is charged with assault with a weapon, dangerous operation of a conveyance and mischief

100 Mile provincial court
Melonie Eva is the primary complainant in the human rights case against the owner of Spruce Hills Resort and Spa. File photo.

Bailiffs put four parcels of land around Spruce Hill Resort up for sale

Sale follows BC Human Rights Tribunal ruling

Melonie Eva is the primary complainant in the human rights case against the owner of Spruce Hills Resort and Spa. File photo.
100 Mile provincial court.

Former PSO teacher pleads guilty to assault, sexual interference of female youth

Vincent Collins will be sentenced at a later date

100 Mile provincial court.
John Rowat of NorWest Hydro Vac and Water fills up Amy Jordaan’s jug with water at the South Cariboo Rec Centre. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

UPDATE: District lifts boil water advisory

Testing finds water is safe to drink

John Rowat of NorWest Hydro Vac and Water fills up Amy Jordaan’s jug with water at the South Cariboo Rec Centre. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Police investigate reports of man with gun in Lac La Hache

Incident resulted in the closure of 31 km of Highway 97 last night

100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile provincial court. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

Trial adjourned in ATV assault

Accused not fit to stand trial at this time: defence

100 Mile provincial court. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
Dozens of dead fish at Bridge Creek in Centennial Park last summer were attributed to higher than normal water temperatures. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Interior Health works with communities on heat alerts

A repeat of last summer’s heat zone is possible this summer

Dozens of dead fish at Bridge Creek in Centennial Park last summer were attributed to higher than normal water temperatures. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Chief Helen Henderson. (Photo submitted).
Chief Helen Henderson. (Photo submitted).

Helen Henderson re-elected as Tsq’escenemc kukpi7

The Canim Lake chief will serve her second term

Chief Helen Henderson. (Photo submitted).
Chief Helen Henderson. (Photo submitted).
Cameron McSorley. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

‘My life has been ruined’: Charges stayed against Forest Grove man

Cameron McSorley had been charged with uttering threats against the MCFD

Cameron McSorley. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile Fire Rescue members work to fully extinguish a van intentionally lit on fire near the South Cariboo Visitor’s Centre. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Woman arrested in connection with van fire near South Cariboo Visitor Centre

The van belonged to an Anahim Lake man, who lost ‘all his worldly possessions’ in the fire

100 Mile Fire Rescue members work to fully extinguish a van intentionally lit on fire near the South Cariboo Visitor’s Centre. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Elderly man drives on sidewalk, causes ‘distraction, concern for public’

100 Mile RCMP seeking a review of man’s driver’s license

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

Accused claims self-defence in hitting man with ATV

Trial continues for Alan Gear, who is charged with assault with a weapon

100 Mile provincial court.
The public is asked to keep their eyes open for a brand new medical response truck stolen overnight from the Interlakes Volunteer Fire Department’s Hall 3. (Facebook photo)

UPDATE: CRD reviews security at local fire halls

The move follows the thefts of a fire truck from Interlakes Hall

The public is asked to keep their eyes open for a brand new medical response truck stolen overnight from the Interlakes Volunteer Fire Department’s Hall 3. (Facebook photo)
Cariboo Regional District will lobby for more locums in the region. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo).

Cariboo Regional District Hospital board lobbies for locum funding

Locums are needed to fill the gap left by doctor shortage

Cariboo Regional District will lobby for more locums in the region. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo).
Cariboo Regional District will lobby for more locums in the region. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo).

Hospital board lobbies for locum funding

Locums are needed to fill the gap left by doctor shortage

Cariboo Regional District will lobby for more locums in the region. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo).
100 Mile provincial court. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

Man, 86, gets suspended sentence for 100 Mile bank robbery

Judge said Alexander Bird had suffered ‘cognitive disorder’ during 2019 incident

100 Mile provincial court. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
Karl Lundsbye, left, Claudia Ring and Rowan Hermiston finish a lap in the Peace March for Ukraine Sunday. Ring donated $800 to the youth’s fundraiser, which collected close to $7,000 for the Ukrainian Red Cross. (Kelly Sinoski photo -100 Mile Free Press).

100 Mile youth raise $8,000 in peace march for Ukraine

Community bolsters fundraising efforts for refugees

Karl Lundsbye, left, Claudia Ring and Rowan Hermiston finish a lap in the Peace March for Ukraine Sunday. Ring donated $800 to the youth’s fundraiser, which collected close to $7,000 for the Ukrainian Red Cross. (Kelly Sinoski photo -100 Mile Free Press).