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Oliver Street perfect place for community banners

Oliver Street perfect place for community banners

City of Williams Lake employee Dale Beck changes the banner above Oliver Street Monday afternoon. Beck has worked for the city ten years.

  • Feb 27, 2017
Oliver Street perfect place for community banners
Nesika celebrates Pink Shirt Day

Nesika celebrates Pink Shirt Day

Students and staff gather at école Nesika Elementary to recognize Pink Shirt Day.

  • Feb 23, 2017
Nesika celebrates Pink Shirt Day
Cupcakes for sale

Cupcakes for sale

School District 27 homeschooled students were selling cupcakes Tuesday.

  • Feb 23, 2017
Cupcakes for sale
Family fun in the park

Family fun in the park

Jerry and Elizabeth Bowes enjoy an outing in Kiwanis Park with their son Aaron, 1, and daughter Hailey, 3.

  • Feb 23, 2017
Family fun in the park
Seizing the day

Seizing the day

Guru Nanak Sikh Temple priest Jarnail Singh takes advantage of the beautiful weather and snow melt Wednesday.

  • Feb 17, 2017
Seizing the day
With temperatures reaching a high of 13C the ice is rapidly melting on Williams Lake as seen here Wednesday afternoon from the Scout Island boat launch.

Rapid ice melt on Williams Lake

The ice was melting quickly on Williams Lake Wednesday with temperatures reaching 13C according to Environment Canada.

  • Feb 15, 2017
With temperatures reaching a high of 13C the ice is rapidly melting on Williams Lake as seen here Wednesday afternoon from the Scout Island boat launch.
The signs at Lake City Secondary School Columneetza campus are always a nice touch as seen here Thursday morning.

Signs of the times

The changing signs at Lake City Secondary School Columneetza campus continue to cause a smile for drivers and pedestrians in the area.

The signs at Lake City Secondary School Columneetza campus are always a nice touch as seen here Thursday morning.
With the lower temperatures returning

Frozen Williams Lake continues to be a popular venue

With the temperatures well below freezing Williams Lake's thick layer of frozen ice continues to offer skating opportunities.

  • Feb 1, 2017
With the lower temperatures returning
From icicles to mud puddles

From icicles to mud puddles

Residents in the Interior experienced a thawing this week from the last month’s frigid temperatures.

  • Jan 17, 2017
From icicles to mud puddles
Snow buddy

Snow buddy

The cold temperature did not stop Jim Robertson from walking his dog Murphy along Midnight Drive on Tuesday afternoon.

  • Jan 10, 2017
Snow buddy
Working the market

Working the market

Denza Phung sells her crafts at the winter market in Boitanio Mall.

  • Dec 8, 2016
Working the market
Taking a stroll through the parade

Taking a stroll through the parade

West Fraser accountant Gerda Knuff rides in the Santa Claus Parade in downtown Williams Lake Saturday.

  • Dec 8, 2016
Taking a stroll through the parade
Toastmasters gain new members

Toastmasters gain new members

eter MacMillan, Area 41 Director from Prince George (center) visited the Williams Lake Toastmasters Club Wednesday.

  • Dec 8, 2016
Toastmasters gain new members
Serving in the community

Serving in the community

Lions Club members Lionel Burnier (left) and Dean Halfnights serve up hotdogs during the Santa Claus Parade at the Winter Lights Festival.

  • Dec 8, 2016
Serving in the community
An old trading post at Fort Alexandria.

HAPHAZARD HISTORY: The stories of Fort Alexandria and Fort Chilcotin

In 1793, Alexander Mackenzie became the first European to cross the North American continent by land.

An old trading post at Fort Alexandria.
Arlene Cunningham

In the spirit of giving

Thanks the generosity of the community the Williams Lake Tribune Advisor Annual Food and Toy Drive was a success.

  • Dec 6, 2016
Arlene Cunningham
A new

New app will help B.C. drivers

The BCHighways app makes use of information from the Ministry of Transportation to keep drivers informed about the roads.

A new
Sacred Heart hosts annual tea and bazaar

Sacred Heart hosts annual tea and bazaar

Angela Rud (from left), Tianna Peever and Georgia Di Marco were among the young people helping out.

  • Nov 10, 2016
Sacred Heart hosts annual tea and bazaar
Potters guild hosts annual sale

Potters guild hosts annual sale

The Cariboo Potters Guild annual sale held last weekend was busy.

  • Nov 10, 2016
Potters guild hosts annual sale
Bikers still pedalling in Novebember

Bikers still pedalling in Novebember

Unseasonably warm weather led to a longer than usual mountain biking season.

  • Nov 10, 2016
Bikers still pedalling in Novebember