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NStQ chiefs ask minister to address challenges to treaty negotiations during Williams Lake visit

During the meeting, the chiefs voiced their concerns over issues facing the progress

  • Aug 29, 2019

PHOTOS: TNG, Federal, Provincial governments sign historic agreement

The agreement sets out a pathway for the next five years of negotations on rights and title

BREAKING: RCMP recover body from Fraser River near Sheep Creek Bridge

Police have been searching the river since an incident at the Rudy Johnson Bridge on Aug. 9

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Silver Spitfire flight around the world touches down in Williams Lake
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Pride in the Puddle parade and festivities sees great community support

Williams Lake pursuing more Fire Smarting to increase community wildfire preparedness

Activities include fuel and vegetation management, FireSmart activities and education

Planned telephone upgrade will cause outage in Likely area Wednesday: Telus

Estimated outage is an hour sometime between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.

CRD board highlights: Orange Shirt Society working on 10-part project with Royal Canadian Geographic

This includes speaking in 13 cities over four months, a documentary, book promotions

  • Aug 27, 2019

Bella Coola woman stays in tent waiting to deliver baby in Williams Lake

Costs for maternity patients to travel and stay outside the valley are not covered

Two arrested in Quesnel after fleeing from police in Williams Lake

“When police attempted to stop the vehicle, the vehicle fled at a high rate of speed”

CRIMESTOPPERS: RCMP release four names and images of individuals wanted in Williams Lake

Weekly wanted person report provided by Crime Stoppers

  • Aug 26, 2019

Williams Lake man identified as missing person off Bella Bella coast

Jeff Alexander is a well-loved father, grandfather, forester and hockey coach in Williams Lake

Manufactured home use approved for Mackenzie Avenue North property

The vacant lot is presently used as a pathway, but will be fenced when the home is put there

RCMP continue search for missing person off Bella Bella coast

Six people were aboard a boat near the coast of Bella Bella when it began taking on water Friday

Wildsafe BC co-ordinator urges residents to manage attractants

As August unfolds residents in the Cariboo should expect to see more bears

CCCDC hosts car seat safety workshop with Pregnancy Outreach

On Tuesday, Aug. 20 a workshop on the importance of car seat safety was offered for parents

PHOTOS: Tons of fun had by all at Boys and Girls Club Street Party

It was one of the most successful events they’ve held to date

B.C. launches mandatory vaccine registry for schoolchildren

The Vaccination Status Reporting Regulation will go into effect ahead of upcoming school year

Cow Moose Sign founder wants LEH for antlerless moose hunt in B.C. stopped

“Shooting a cow moose — it’s just not the right thing to do, especially in this region”