100 Mile House

100 Mile RCMP Cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Armed robbery led to temporary lockdown at PSO

Police put school under lock and hold order after suspect robbed Husky Gas station Thursday

 

Bears are being spotted around the Cariboo. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Cariboo residents urged to pick fruit to deter bears

WildSafeBC is reminding Cariboo residents to strip their fruit trees in order…

 

Suzanna Blatchford, 10, arrives for her first day of school at Marie Sharpe Elementary School. Blatchford moved with her family into Williams Lake from TsiDelDel (Redstone). (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo)

Student numbers up at many schools throughout School District 27

Students have moved from other provinces, districts or returned from homeschooling

 

Smoke from a fire southwest of Deka Lake that resulted in evacuation orders on July 1. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

CRD ‘unduly’ impacted by natural disasters

Recommendations have been made to hire three new staffers for the emergency management department

Smoke from a fire southwest of Deka Lake that resulted in evacuation orders on July 1. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile RCMP Cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Unknown suspects steal $100 from 108 Building Supply

RCMP are currently investigating this break and enter which occurred sometime Monday night

100 Mile RCMP Cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Man arrested in connection with assault, attempted truck theft

Suspect admits to trying to steal a quad the day before

100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Greg Messner touches down in his 1929 Alliance Argo biplane at the 108 Airport Sept. 2. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Rare biplane touches down in 108 Mile

This venerable plane is the only of its kind still in the skies

Greg Messner touches down in his 1929 Alliance Argo biplane at the 108 Airport Sept. 2. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
SD 27 teachers and staff attended a reconciliation workshop Tuesday, Sept. 7. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Schools can be ‘place of healing’

SD 27 teachers attend a reconciliation workshop

SD 27 teachers and staff attended a reconciliation workshop Tuesday, Sept. 7. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
BC Wildfire Service responds to a wildfire in the South Cariboo. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Area restrictions rescinded for Succour Lake and Flat Lake wildfires

Public reminded to be cautious in areas as wildfire remains active

BC Wildfire Service responds to a wildfire in the South Cariboo. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Ricky is one of several pets surrendered to Lakeland Veterinary Clinic in need of care this year and is now thriving with a new owner. (Submitted photo)

Funds raised for surrendered pets

Lakeland Veterinary Clinic has raised $2,000 for animals in need

Ricky is one of several pets surrendered to Lakeland Veterinary Clinic in need of care this year and is now thriving with a new owner. (Submitted photo)
Kenny martin might have the full use of only one of his arms but he doesn’t let that stop him from being a top-notch baker. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Baking a ‘special challenge’

Loss of arm no barrier for farmers market vendor

Kenny martin might have the full use of only one of his arms but he doesn’t let that stop him from being a top-notch baker. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
The 100 Mile House in 1868. (Courtesy of Library, RBSC. Uno Langman family collection of BC photographs/Wagon Road North)

More tales from Wagon Road North: The Saga of the Cariboo Gold Rush

Revised edition provides vivid picture of life on the goldrush trail

The 100 Mile House in 1868. (Courtesy of Library, RBSC. Uno Langman family collection of BC photographs/Wagon Road North)
Five 30 pound fuel tanks meant to fuel the South Cariboo Rec Centre’s Zamboni have been stolen. (Photo submitted)

Five Zamboni fuel tanks stolen from South Cariboo Rec Centre

The thefts occurred sometime early this week

Five 30 pound fuel tanks meant to fuel the South Cariboo Rec Centre’s Zamboni have been stolen. (Photo submitted)
Donna Barnett has been volunteering for almost as long as she’s lived in the South Cariboo and said that type of community engagement is important. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Community spirit: Volunteers backbone of communities

Donna Barnett involved in community organizations for 30 years

Donna Barnett has been volunteering for almost as long as she’s lived in the South Cariboo and said that type of community engagement is important. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Police recover stolen pickup, cargo trailer in Lac La Hache

Truck was stolen in Ashcroft while the cargo trailer was taken from Clinton

100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Cariboo Regional District board, regional hospital and committee of the whole meetings for September will be held at the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Cariboo Regional District to meet at Gibraltar Room Williams Lake in September

The meetings will not be livestreamed, but will be open to the public

Cariboo Regional District board, regional hospital and committee of the whole meetings for September will be held at the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Max Sankey (front) rapidly pulls ahead of his classmates Adrianna Neels and Paisley Pereman during a friendly race at the end of Horse Lake Elementary School’s track and field day earlier this year. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

School year to start ‘pretty close to normal’

No cohorts or distancing requirements this year

Max Sankey (front) rapidly pulls ahead of his classmates Adrianna Neels and Paisley Pereman during a friendly race at the end of Horse Lake Elementary School’s track and field day earlier this year. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile RCMP Cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Single-vehicle incident claims life of Bridge Lake man

Police still investigating cause of the crash

100 Mile RCMP Cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile Hospital. (File photo)

Hospital board questions Interior Health’ ‘proactive evacuations’

Fischer Place and Mill Site Lodge evacuated despite no alert or order in place

100 Mile Hospital. (File photo)
The planned ignition that took place at the northeast corner of Dog Creek Road and 1100 Road last week. (BC Wildfire Service photo)

Flat Lake Fire now under control

The status of the fire remains active

The planned ignition that took place at the northeast corner of Dog Creek Road and 1100 Road last week. (BC Wildfire Service photo)