Williams Lake

Soda Creek Sweet Corn loses major building and equipment in blaze

Equipment used for harvesting corn, sorting and storing was destroyed

 

Williams Lake hoping to tackle lake weed problem with weed harvester

City council approved buying the equipment in advance of getting permits to use it

Central Cariboo Search and Rescue recruiting new members

Anyone interested in learning more is invited to an upcoming open house

Williams Lake and District 4-H live auction takes place Monday, Aug. 10

District 4-H vice-president said he’s hopeful the community will show its support

Williams Lake RCMP investigating break-in, crash, stolen vehicle

A single vehicle crash that knocked out hydro overnight being investigated as impaired driving

Mountain biking promotion reaches new heights in Williams Lake

The City’s economic development office is working on a number of projects

Hometown: Dedicated to a soup kitchen in Williams Lake

We catch up with an employee and a volunteer who love working at the Salvation Army soup kitchen

Smart 55: Sovereign’s Medal awarded Navy League of Canada Cariboo Chilcotin Branch president

Fred Van Kuipers has volunteered with the league for many years

Province’s mobile medical unit deployed to Williams Lake during hospital renovations

The unit will provide additional clinical space at Cariboo Memorial from Aug. 4 to Sept. 18, 2020

  • Jul 31, 2020

Hometown: Turning creative hobby into a business venture

Allan Stafford, 21, set up a woodworking business after COVID-19 slowed drafting opportunities

Williams Lake river valley flood recovery first phase could cost $2.6 million

That is in addition to the $8.9 million covered by province for emergency response

CCSAR, arborist, rescue hang glider from tree north of Williams Lake

Emergency crews were called to the incident at Soda Creek Wednesday, July 29

IH issues second drug alert for increased overdoses in Williams Lake area

Paramedics responded to 11 overdose calls so far in July, 10 in June, five in May