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Tender for RC Cotton trail closes May 23

The plan is for a 10-foot wide trail, six inches deep with gravel

National Police Week: Teamwork and community partnerships make for winning combination at RCMP detachment

“I’m proud of all the work our police men and women do, and of what we’ve achieved to make our safer community” — Insp. Jeff Pelley

Williams Lake Airport terminal getting new timber frame entrance

Of four submitted proposals, city council selected one from OT Timber Frames Ltd.

NCLGA Prince George Mayor Lyn Hall : hosting evacuees
Mayor Walt Cobb returns to work
Business owner talks about downtown fire
Rail Ties Be Wise sends message to council

Fire department attends grass fire along train tracks Monday night

Fire fully extinguished May 13

  • May 14, 2019

Williams Lake Fire Department prepares for wildfire season

Crews have been visiting residents in Esler and Dog Creek Road areas handing out FireSmarting information

Update: Crews extinguish a fire at Sigurdson Forest Products Tuesday

A loader caught fire near stacks of lumber Tuesday afternoon

Possession of cocaine, loaded handgun nets Williams Lake man 3.5 years prison

Dominic Gelowitz received his sentence in Williams Lake Supreme Court

Cherry Docs takes home five awards at Zone Festival

Best Lighting, Best Set, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Production were all brought home

TRU Williams Lake practical nursing program receives five-year approval by college of nursing professionals

The dedication and commitment of instructors during the 2017 wildfires was noted by the BC College of Nursing Professionals

  • May 14, 2019

Spinal Cord Injury BC encourages communities to plan for more accessibility

Creating outdoor experience access for everyone makes a community that meets everyone’s needs

Historic Hat Creek Ranch in state of uncertainty

B.C. government will proceed with public process to seek new site managers for Hat Creek

EMBC calls for emergency management legislation overhaul

EMBC assistant deputy minister tells delegates at NCLGA

Update: Suspect arrested in last week’s hit and run with cyclist

Corp. Ken Davies said eye witness accounts allowed police to identify what they believe was the vehicle involved

NCLGA: Panelists share wildfire experiences and concerns moving forward

Prince George will have a pilot project for the electronic registration of evacuees

Update: Cannabis retail shop proposed for Second Avenue North will not proceed

Earth to Sky’s application was defeated in a tie vote at Tuesday’s regular meeting

Rain on the way for the Cariboo Chilcotin starting Monday night

Temperatures starting to return to normal after hot weekend weather

Local writer transforms her feelings into heartfelt stories

Cassidy Porter is a writer/songwriter looking to express herself through her art

Williams Lake’s first Repair Café well attended

The Cariboo Chilcotin Conservation Society Plans to make this an annual event

Photos: Cariboo Kennel Club hosts sanction match in Williams Lake

At the Stampede Grounds’ baseball diamond dog lovers entered their dogs into a sanction match

Spring Pottery Sale enjoyed by guild members and the public

The annual Cariboo Potters Guild held its annual Spring Pottery Sale Saturday, May 11