Cariboo Regional District

The Cariboo Regional District has issued a water overuse advisory notice for Lexington, Horse Lake and 108 Mile, Friday, July 29. (Williams Lake Tribune file image)

CRD issues water overuse advisory notice for Lexington, 108 Mile, Horse Lake

The water is becoming ‘critically low,’ notice states

 

The Horsefly River on Saturday, May 28, 2022. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

CRD activates emergency operations centre, high streamflow advisories issued

EOC level 1, in response to forecasted weather trends across region, says emergency program manager

  • Jun 3, 2022

 

The Cariboo Regional District board will be meeting in Barkerville on June 9 and 10, 2022. (Angie Mindus file photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

CRD hosting ‘board on the road’ meetings in Barkerville June 9, 10

There will be meetings and a community barbecue

  • May 30, 2022

 

Cariboo Regional District. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo).

Deka Lake fire hall off-limits to community

The Cariboo Regional District abandons plans to investigate dual-use options

Cariboo Regional District. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo).
Daryl Taylor, left, and Jared Sales of Celtic Aggregate and Concrete are hoping to relocate and operate their cement batch plant at 665 Highway 20. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

VIDEO: Williams Lake area business owners provide clarity on concrete batch plant

The project was incorrectly described as a ‘cement’ plant, proponents say

Daryl Taylor, left, and Jared Sales of Celtic Aggregate and Concrete are hoping to relocate and operate their cement batch plant at 665 Highway 20. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Cariboo Chilcotin residents are encouraged to participate in the City Nature Challenge 2022. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Cariboo-Chilcotin region participating in City Nature Challenge 2022

‘Area encompassed in our ‘city’ is entirety of Cariboo Regional District,’ said Camille Sangarapillai

Cariboo Chilcotin residents are encouraged to participate in the City Nature Challenge 2022. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Winger Road residents Eva Navrot, left, along with Carolina Rieffolo and John Wellburn are concerned about a proposed cement batch plant that could go in at 665 Highway 20 close to their residential neighbourhood. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Winger Road residents oppose proposed cement batch plant in neighbourhood

Residents want to see it located in the industrial park area of Williams Lake

Winger Road residents Eva Navrot, left, along with Carolina Rieffolo and John Wellburn are concerned about a proposed cement batch plant that could go in at 665 Highway 20 close to their residential neighbourhood. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
The public is asked to keep their eyes open for a brand new medical response truck stolen overnight from the Interlakes Volunteer Fire Department’s Hall 3. (Facebook photo)

UPDATE: CRD reviews security at local fire halls

The move follows the thefts of a fire truck from Interlakes Hall

The public is asked to keep their eyes open for a brand new medical response truck stolen overnight from the Interlakes Volunteer Fire Department’s Hall 3. (Facebook photo)
Cariboo Regional District will lobby for more locums in the region. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo).

Cariboo Regional District Hospital board lobbies for locum funding

Locums are needed to fill the gap left by doctor shortage

Cariboo Regional District will lobby for more locums in the region. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo).
Cariboo Regional District will lobby for more locums in the region. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo).

Hospital board lobbies for locum funding

Locums are needed to fill the gap left by doctor shortage

Cariboo Regional District will lobby for more locums in the region. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo).
Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

CRD considers return to in-person public hearings

All meetings have been held by teleconference for the last two years

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)
Members of the Canim Lake Band sing a song to open the announcement ceremony Thursday. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Indigenous cultural centre in 108 Mile Ranch set to get funding

Federal minister on hand Thursday to announce grant for facility at 108 Heritage Site

Members of the Canim Lake Band sing a song to open the announcement ceremony Thursday. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Cariboo Regional District in Williams Lake. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Cariboo Regional District in Williams Lake. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake city councillor wants regional hospital board to help purchase new bus for Deni House

The Cariboo Chilcotin Regional Hospital Board recently voted against supporting the new bus

Cariboo Regional District in Williams Lake. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Cariboo Regional District in Williams Lake. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Williams Lake and the Cariboo Regional District region have seen population increases over the last five years according to the 2021 Census. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake, Cariboo Regional District populations increase

Statistics Canada released the 2021 Census this week

Williams Lake and the Cariboo Regional District region have seen population increases over the last five years according to the 2021 Census. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
This Cariboo Regional District map shows which properties will be taxed and where the lights will be located on Maple Drive following the completion of the alternate approval process and the adoption of a new service bylaw at the Dec. 4 board meeting. (Cariboo Regional District map)

Maple Drive streetlights installed in Quesnel

Over 4 km of roads in South Quesnel are now better illuminated with LED streetlights

This Cariboo Regional District map shows which properties will be taxed and where the lights will be located on Maple Drive following the completion of the alternate approval process and the adoption of a new service bylaw at the Dec. 4 board meeting. (Cariboo Regional District map)
The Kersley Volunteer Fire Department’s new fire truck. (Cariboo Regional District - Facebook photo)

Majority of volunteer firefighters complying with CRD vaccine policy

CRD says 90 per cent of firefighters in compliance

The Kersley Volunteer Fire Department’s new fire truck. (Cariboo Regional District - Facebook photo)
Lone Butte Fire Department. (File photo).

CRD vaccine policy remains in effect

Board members voted not to defer policy following special meeting Wednesday

Lone Butte Fire Department. (File photo).
Cariboo Regional District. (Williams Lake Tribune photo)

South Cariboo residents should expect tax increases: CRD

While property owners in North Cariboo might see a decrease

Cariboo Regional District. (Williams Lake Tribune photo)
Some local firefighters are opposing a CRD vaccine mandate. (File photo).

Cariboo Regional District directors to hold special meeting on vaccine policy

Board will meet Wednesday afternoon to discuss recommendation to defer policy

Some local firefighters are opposing a CRD vaccine mandate. (File photo).
The Cariboo Regional District and City of Williams Lake mandatory vaccine mandates come into effect Monday, Jan. 17 and include firefighters. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

CRD vaccine mandate looms over rural fire departments in Cariboo

Some fire departments are preparing to lose volunteers

The Cariboo Regional District and City of Williams Lake mandatory vaccine mandates come into effect Monday, Jan. 17 and include firefighters. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)