Local News

February: $2.8 million announced to combat crime

A look back at some of our stories from February, 2017

  • Dec 29th, 2017

January: Bull rider star’s death hits home for many across rodeo world

A look back at some of our stories from January, 2017

  • Dec 29th, 2017
TRU executive director with new communications manager
Young cougar kitten rescued by COS
Opioid Crisis update for Williams Lake city council
New BC Transit buses for Williams Lake

Baby it’s cold outside

Limited visibility, blowing snow and risk of frostbite in the Cariboo

BC Hydro lists most notable outages of 2017

Outages caused by wildfires tops the list

Test your knowledge of B.C. news from 2017

How well do you know the events and news headlines of the past year?

Williams Lake fire crews respond to Boxing Day blaze

A shop, its content and a family pet lost in fire

Fresh snow and cold temperatures blanket Cariboo Chilcotin

Environment Canada predicts cold temperatures throughout the week

Horsefly Roundtable 2017 fall review

Salmon channel restored but wheelchair access destroyed

  • Dec 23rd, 2017

Williams Lake family has plenty to be thankful for this Christmas

Max LaPointe is well on the road to recovery after undergoing brain surgery at the B.C. Children’s Hospital.

SEASONS GREETINGS: Starfish Pack program fills need for school-aged children

Weekend meals program made possible through community support

Local company struggling to find employees

May have to look at temporary foreign workers

SD27 Board of Education seeking support from Ministry of Education

Board asking for financial assistance to bring in an expert to assist with conflict resolution

RCMP to conduct aerial search of missing Williams Lake man

Karl Flunkert, 53, worked as a ranch hand at the Gang Ranch

Operation Red Nose sees success

Safe rides home offered again Friday night, then New Years Eve weekend

67,000 homeowners get early-warning assessment notice

These notices have been sent out to homes with an above-average increase in their 2018 assessment

UPDATE: Highway 97 open to traffic near 103 Mile

Motor vehicle incident, emergency services on site

Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour filled to the brim with activities

Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour will be in Williams Lake for a celebration of hockey on Jan. 6 and 7.

  • Dec 16th, 2017

Photo gallery: Yuletide Dinner a team effort for the community

More than 550 plates served at annual Christmas event

VIDEO: Researchers rely on drones to survey aftermath of B.C. wildfires

UBC researchers are using aerial drones to study the historic 2017 wildfires in the province

  • Dec 15th, 2017