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Skyline Alternate School celebrates graduates

Skyline and GROW held their 2019 graduation ceremony for a packed house

  • Jun 8, 2019
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Water Survey of Canada checks Chilcotin River
Big Creek Flooding
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Tsilhqot'in Nation blocks Taseko Mines from exploratory drilling project

Breakdown of City’s sweeper has council weighing options

Director of municipal services told council one is available for $276,000

Majority of IH’s 2019 Whooping Cough cases in Thompson Cariboo

Letters went home to parents of Williams Lake school children warning of Whooping Cough

Third annual Pops in the Park concert arrives on Father’s Day

On Sunday, June 16 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. lakecity residents will be treated to a free concert

Sabiston Creek Wildfire “being held” at 202.5 hectares

Changing weather conditions “bode well” for the fire

Ebus BC applies for new route from Kamloops to Prince George

Route includes 100 Mile House, 70 Mile, Cache Creek, Lac la Hache, Quesnel and Williams Lake

Update: Wildfire near Savona grows to 100 hectares

The Sabiston Creek Wildfire is suspected to be human caused

UPDATE: Missing man and woman located ‘safe and sound’

Persons located ‘as part of an active missing persons investigation’

Former city councillor to manage one-year Williams Lake hiring initiative

Laurie Walters has been hired by the City and will work out of community futures

Month of May one of the warmest on record for two Cariboo cities

Environment Canada notes May was warmer than average with less rainfall than normal for B.C. cities

Chilcotin family nurse practitioner part of Red Cross aid mission in Mozambique

Patrice Gordon was the medical co-ordinator working in area hit by Cyclone Idai

Trail Riders tap into council for reprieve on high water bills

President Barb Stuart outlined her association’s efforts to fix leaks, replace original water lines and hydrants

Williams Lake, 100 Mile House Safeways to become FreshCo locations

The FreshCo rollout continues in British Columbia with the discount banner’s next six locations.

Family and Williams Lake RCMP searching for missing woman, man

Trudy Stonechild is possibly with a male associate, John Tresierra, 34

  • Jun 4, 2019

CN to repair damaged secondary track in Williams Lake

The cause of the damage, which occurred sometime overnight April 10, 2019, has never been determined

BCUC to host feedback session in Williams Lake on regulation of Indigenous utilities

A BCUC panel is visiting 10 different B.C. communities to host the sessions

  • Jun 4, 2019

172 job layoffs as Canfor announces closure of Vavenby mill

The wind-down of the operation will start June 4