Local News

Williams Lake city council keen on single-use plastic ban proposal

The idea was presented by a local resident who has also collected 1,300 signatures on a petition

VIDEO: Big Creek area access road washed out due to flooding

Rancher says his access is cut off since the creek peaked on the weekend

Paynton departing for parks and rec job in Abbotsford

His last day of work in Williams Lake was July 5

Water Survey of Canada checks Chilcotin River
Big Creek Flooding
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Tsilhqot'in Nation blocks Taseko Mines from exploratory drilling project

UPDATE: Single-vehicle collision north of Quesnel claims one life

One person is dead and one has been sent to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

CASUAL COUNTRY 2019: Former lakecity teacher leads tour groups for all

Join Sharon Smith on a trip to the far reaches of the globe

Museum revisits difficult past in new exhibit

St. Joseph’s Mission residential school survivors stories told in a new exhibit

Let’R’Buck Saloon enjoys record year

The ever-popular music, dance and social event draws people from across the Cariboo to the Stampede

Rain expected to last the weekend

A mix of sun and clouds with sporadic showers is anticipated for the next week

TRU seeking input on future direction

A community meeting will be held in Williams Lake for the public to give feedback

New Toop Road intersection will open Monday, July 8

Carson Drive intersection will close for construction on Monday, July 8

Taseko Mines pursues court injunction against B.C. First Nation for exploratory drilling

Tsilhqot’in Nation held a peaceful protest and stopped Taseko contractors from hauling equipment west of Williams Lake

B.C. father haunted by ‘nightmares’ of daughter’s murder in 100 Mile House

Supreme Court Justice hears submissions for sentencing in Michael Martel case

Schoolhouse staff looking for ‘old timers’ to share their stories

The historic 123-year-old 150 Mile Schoolhouse will be open this summer

  • Jul 4, 2019

Bull Canyon Provincial Park adds accessible trail

The new trail is the latest addition to the CRD’s accessible trail network

Bikers group HOG helps grow Kids Garden on Carson Drive

‘Young children and gardening is a magical fit’

  • Jul 4, 2019

UPDATE: RCMP locate missing woman

The Williams Lake RCMP requested the assistance of the public locating Kimberly Johnson

CASUAL COUNTRY 2019: Sense of belonging draws young actress home

Jennifer McPhee is a well-known face around Williams Lake for her acting and dancing skills

Tsilhqot’in Nation stops Taseko Mines exploratory drilling

Peaceful protest camp went up Monday at junction of Highway 20 and Farwell Canyon Road west of Williams Lake

Williams Lake RCMP busy over Stampede rodeo weekend with 71 arrests

Drug and alcohol complaints made up more than half the calls for service

Tsilhqot’in plan protest in objection to Taseko drilling permit

The Tsilhqot’in Nation announced Monday they will launch a peaceful protest