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Vancouver Island ‘coffee group’ wins $1-million 6/49 prize

Seven retirees who meet weekly for coffee will share windfall from Tuesday night’s draw

B.C. Tl’etinqox Chief Joe Alphonse urges caution amid COVID-19

“We all have to do our part and look out for one another”

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COVID-19 Williams Lake Seniors Centre
Williams Lake Indian Band Archaeologist on latest discovery
Williams Lake Indian Band elk meat program
Murdered and Missing Indigenous women, girls, two-spirited and others: Williams Lake

Artifacts uncovered at Sugar Cane site near Williams Lake could be 4,000 years old

Between July October 2019 more than 3,200 artifacts were found in a summer village

Attempted murder charge focus of upcoming preliminary inquiry in Williams Lake

Brent Myles Camille Adolph faces one count of attempted murder

Surviving homelessness in Williams Lake

Yurri Seterengen, 42, suffers from brain injury and does not have an income

COS: Keep human attractants secured and out of sight as bears come out of hibernation

Bird feeders, garbage cans and barbecues all attract hungry bears

New pedestrian bridge garners Williams Lake a risk management award

Chief administrative officer said $5,000 will go toward camera system for the bridge

SD27 receiving provincial green energy funding

Some of the funds will go toward purchasing six new school buses

  • Mar 11, 2020

Renewable natural gas project proposed for Williams Lake

If developed the facility would use a wood fibre processing model developed in Sweden

Spring flooding a risk as Bella Coola snowpack at 36% above normal

Weather in the next few months will determine flood conditions

UPDATE: Windmill Crescent home in Williams Lake focus of police investigation

Insp. Jeff Pelley said there is no risk to the public in relation to the incident

Local governments in Cariboo Fire Centre benefit from wildfire risk reduction grants

Around $1.2 million in FireSmart Community funds coming to the region

UPDATE: Williams Lake Seniors Village respiratory infection outbreak over

The facility was on Interior Health’s active facility outbreaks Monday morning

Williams Lake city council planning for zero per cent tax increase in 2020

Staff will present 2020-24 financial bylaw for third reading at Tuesday March 10 regular meeting

Downtown Williams lake team invites community to ‘grow here’

In 2019, Downtown Williams Lake saw much success with their new programs