Monica Lamb-Yorski

posted 15 stories to Quesnel Cariboo Observer.
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Wildfire concerns heard loud and clear at UBCM

Local government leaders were happy to see wildfire resolutions endorsed at last week’s Union of B.C. Municipalities Convention.

  • Oct 7th, 2017 8:30am

Vehicle restrictions in place to protect big game in wildfire areas

Ministry implements vehicle restrictions in areas impacted by fires to protect wildlife

  • Sep 30th, 2017 10:45am

B.C. Legislature shines spotlight on Orange Shirt Day

Government members are joining Phyllis Webstad at the B.C. Legislature Thursday to raise awareness about the residential school legacy and her Orange Shirt Day message that “every child matters.”

  • Sep 21st, 2017 2:00pm

150 Mile mom starts fire baby group

Inspired by her own evacuation story new-mom Amy Emery decided to start a Summer 2017 Fire Babies Facebook Group.

  • Sep 6th, 2017 9:00am

Signatured logs to become permanent 2017 wildfire legacy

Three logs donated by Pioneer Log Homes of B.C. have been signed by hundreds of emergency personnel who helped during the wildfires in the Cariboo-Chilcotin.

  • Sep 2nd, 2017 9:00am

Sexual interference of a minor charge approved against Roger William

Elected Chief of the Xeni Gwet’in First Nation Roger William charged

  • Aug 30th, 2017 12:15pm

Chezacut and Tautri Complex wildfires join at south end

During the weekend’s high winds the Chezacut and Tautri Complex wildfires joined together at the lower section, said fire information officer Colette Frauchon Monday.

  • Aug 14th, 2017 10:30am

Rain welcomed in Cariboo wildfire fight

Rain is falling in some of the areas in the Cariboo Fire Centre and it is hoped they will help dampen fire growth.

  • Jul 20th, 2017 11:30am

Williams Lake mines hurting for staff as wildfires ravage area

While the wildfires in and around Williams Lake are not impacting local mines directly, many employees are under evacuation orders or alerts

  • Jul 11th, 2017 9:00am

VIDEO: Evacuation alert issued for Williams Lake and surrounding fringe area

Williams Lake CAO “fairly confident” that there will be no evacuation order Monday night

  • Jul 10th, 2017 6:17pm

Interior Health evacuating acute patients in Williams Lake, 100 Mile hospitals

Emergency and maternity services at Cariboo Memorial Hospital remain

  • Jul 8th, 2017 1:00pm

Overnight Highway 20 washout closes highway; sends one to hospital

Police continue to search for other motorists after 150-metre washout closes Highway 20 just above the Sheep Creek Bridge

  • Jun 19th, 2017 8:30am

Rancher gifts land to Esk’etemc during title and rights ceremony

After walking away from the B.C. Treaty process two years ago Esk’etemec First Nation is declaring its title and rights.

  • May 9th, 2017 4:04pm

Sigurdson Forest Products Ltd. should have special circumstance exceptions owner says

To cope with a 19.8 per cent softwood countervailing duty and an anti-dumping duty, Sigurdson Forest Products Ltd. in Williams Lake will have to tighten its belt, said owner Brian Sigurdson.

  • Apr 27th, 2017 3:25pm