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Be aware of ticks when chopping down Christmas trees

Potential for ticks to transfer to clothing

Smallmouth bass invading Beaver Valley watershed

Residents encouraged to report invasive species

Williams Lake RCMP target 30 offenders to tackle property crime

Insp. Jeff Pelley said the targetting involves working with local community agencies

UPDATE: Missing woman located after Williams Lake RCMP’s appeal to public for help

Kendra Shorter was last seen in Williams Lake when police put out call for assistance

Province lowers rents for new affordable housing unit in Williams Lake

Rents for 30 of the units have been lowered effective January 2020

Community Futures reaches 1,000s with wildfire recovery programs

Programs benefit businesses, not-for-profits and Indigenous organizations affected by the wildfires.

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RC Cotton Bridge Installed at Scout Island
Tsilhqot'in Solar Farm
Jordin Tootoo visits Indigenous children in Williams Lake
Jordin Tootoo visits Indigenous children in Williams Lake

Unintentionally trapped cougar safely released near Williams Lake

Conservation officers tranquilized and transported it a short distance before watching it walk away

Preliminary inquiry into 2018 Tsi Del Del homicide adjourned to 2020

Kyle Tyler Gilpin, 24, faces one second degree murder charge in the case

Witnesses sought after Highway 97 crash

Police ask witnesses to contact the detachment at 250-392-6211

TNG and Taseko agree to meet in person, halt litigation and exploration

Initiated by the provincial government, the talks will take place over the next year

Charges dropped against 100 Mile physician in sexual assault case

Michael Mthandazo entered into a peace bond

  • Dec 9, 2019

UPDATE: Highway 97 reopened after motor vehicle incident involving loaded lumber truck

Incident occurred Monday afternoon about 25 kilometre north of Williams Lake

Williams Lake residents warned of e-mail scam posturing as Canada Post

Customers should delete suspicious e-mails containing a link or a file: Canada Post

Horsefly gets new oil recycling facility

A new oil recycling facility is available to local residents at the Caron Horsefly Service Ltd.

CRD Board Highlights: Regional district applies for business facade grants

The CRD board had two presentations related to invasive animals at its board meeting

  • Dec 8, 2019

PHOTOS: Winter Lights Festival delights lakecity

Despite challenging weather, Downtown Willaims Lake’s volunteers pulled through

Community Cultural Celebration Pot Luck creates healthy bonds

The event was facilitated by the Multiculturalism Program of the Canadian Mental Health Association

  • Dec 7, 2019

PHOTOS: Santa poses with pets of all kinds, no matter how much fur or scales they have

A steady stream of pet lovers was supporting the local BC SPCA Saturday morning