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BC Cannabis Stores is hiring in Williams Lake

  • Apr 25, 2019

UPDATE: Happy Eater Restaurant fire considered suspicious by Alexis Creek RCMP

“With this being the landmark building that it was, I hope it upset enough people that someone will talk.”

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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

New report on 2017 wildfires calls for better coordination with First Nations

Tsilhqot’in National Government documents 2017 disaster and lists 33 calls to action

MOTI will hold West Fraser Road open house May 1 in Quesnel

Ministry of Transportation staff will provide an update on the year-long road closure

Cooler weekend weather perfect for heading indoors to rodeo, carnival

Environment Canada calling for high of 13C Thursday, 6C for Saturday

Stampede ending with new Cariboo Heritage Gathering this year

The Williams Lake Stampede Association is partnering with the Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin

WLIB unveils a new statue of Chief William

This is part of an ongoing initiative by the WLIB to install more indigenous public art in the city

Almost $1 million in BC Rural Dividend funds awarded in Cariboo region

Funds awarded to support economic development and diversification in rural communities

BC Ferries confirms Northern Sea Wolf ready for summer season

The plan is to have the Northern Sea Wolf assume the mid-coast service as of May 18

LETTER: Controlling the wolf population does make a difference

These are my experiences in the Itcha Ilgatchuz Park region as a third generation rancher, mountain trail riding guide/packer and big game guide outfitter

  • Apr 21, 2019

Williams Lake RCMP raise awareness for Auto Crime Enforcement Month

April 2019 is Auto Crime Enforcement Month, and the RCMP are asking the public to stay alert.

Owner of Pacific Grizzly offers cash reward to solve suspicious sinking

Bella Coola owner puts up $25,000 reward for information

Petition calls for single-use plastics ban in Williams Lake

“It’s absolutely disgusting and we don’t need it”

Williams Lake’s Yellow Vest protest going strong

Every Saturday since December, lakecity citizens have gathered on Oliver Street

Guru Nanak Sikh Temple hosting week-long Vaisakhi celebration

The raising of the flag will take place Saturday, April 27

Historic building in Alexis Creek destroyed by fire overnight

“If it hadn’t been a heavy rain last night we could have lost many houses in the area”

Handmade in the Cariboo is back next week

Be sure to come out for one of Williams Lake’s only spring artisan markets