Williams Lake

Williams Lake City Hall reopens for limited operations, COVID-19 precautions in place

It is reopening for tax services and building permits and licenses only

  • May 26, 2020

 

Summer students for Potato House Society a first

The jobs were made possible by several grants

 

Williams Lake Highway 20 bump to be repaired once seasonal load restrictions are lifted

A historical slide area is actively causing ripples in the road

 

Editorial: Tragic loss

The death of Captain Jennifer Casey of CFS Snowbirds has been mourned across the country

  • May 23, 2020

Logan Macnair’s debut novel Panegyric tackles artistic integrity, unfulfilled ambition

Macnair grew up in Williams Lake and recently completed his PhD in criminology

New kid on the block: FreshCo makes ‘amazing’ donation to help feed hungry children in lakecity

Williams Lake Daybreak Rotary members thankful for Starfish Pack program support

This year’s Strawberry Tea cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions

The Canadian Royal Purple Williams Lake Lodge hosts the event and look forward to next year

  • May 22, 2020

VIDEO: CN engineer puts the brakes on 34-year railway career

Between 1986 and 2020 Wes Oviatt of Williams Lake worked for CP Rail, BC Rail and CN Rail

Williams Lake hires new corporate officer

Ross Coupé grew up in Williams Lake and replaces Cindy Bouchard who retired earlier this year

Celebrations continue for Tsilhqot’in Nation after court victory against Taskeo Mines Ltd.

Supreme Court of Canada upholds 2014 decision rejecting New Prosperity mine on May 14, 2020

Lineup greets barber shop as businesses return under COVID-19 rules

Chairs are placed inside and outside at appropriate physical distance

Williams Lake river valley remains closed to public, flooding repairs continue

An evacuation order for 11 industrial properties remains in place

Downtown Williams Lake BIA launches business portrait project

The project aims to add some lighthearted fun and unite the downtown

Williams Lake tapping into tourism grants for pedestrian bridge lighting, bike washing station

City council approved the grant applications at its May 19 meeting

Williams Lake flypast planned in honour of Captain Casey and CFS Snowbirds

The Williams Lake Flying Club will conduct the tribute Wednesday, May 20

Pacific Coastal to resume modified service on June 1

It’s important to note that we will not be returning to normal operations: company says

Williams Lake city council eyes June 2 for resuming meeting in person

Council discussed a plan for returning to regular meetings during its Zoom platform meeting

Williams Lake’s Chuck’s Auto Supply Ltd. eyeing new location in the city

A development permit is going before city council at its Tuesday, May 19 meeting

St. Andrew’s United Church gets a facelift

Built in 1982, the original wood siding was replaced with hardie board

Injured mountain biker rescued by emergency responders in Williams Lake

CCSAR and BC Emergency Health Service crews were called to Fox Mountain Saturday