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Extra $300 for B.C. wildfire evacuees returning home

Federal defense minister Harjit Sajjan made the announcement in Kamloops Saturday

BREAKING: Tzenzaicut Lake area downgraded to evacuation alert

Cariboo Regional District says parts of Alexis Creek still remain on evacuation order

UNDER EVACUATION: Prince George, Kamloops prepare for long term

Housing, medical care top of list for evacuees with no clear re-entry date in sight

Tasco stays open to help through wildfires

Longtime Williams Lake business keeps loggers and ranchers in the fight

Man attacked by grizzly bear north of Van. Island

BC Ferry captain says punching bear in nose helped save his life

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UNDER EVACUATION: Prince George, Kamloops prepare for longterm
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Police rule 13-year-old’s death a homicide, investigation continues
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UNDER EVACUATION: Leaving the fate of Williams Lake in Mother Nature's hands
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Rain hits Williams Lake
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Loon Lake waits to go home

Loon Lake residents still wait and wonder when they can go home

UNDER EVACUATION: Trip of a lifetime on hold for North Delta-born evacuee

A cancelled father-daughter trip to Europe would have cost a 150 Mile family thousands without help

Lightning causes 32 more fires in B.C.’s southern Interior

About 316,000 hectares has burned in the Cariboo and Chilcotin regions of the province

Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

Spicer’s daily press briefings had become must-see television until recent weeks

Canadian Armed Forces on way to Williams Lake

The members will be assisting at checkpoints and supporting RCMP on the ground in Williams Lake

B.C. state of emergency hits two-week mark

B.C.’s state of emergency over wildfires hits its two-week mark with no end in sight

UNDER EVACUATION: 100 Mile seeks advice from Fort McMurray

100 Mile House prepares its re-entry plan as the closest to return in Cariboo

Australian firefighters bring experience to the B.C. wildfire battle

Australian officers and technicians visit Chilliwack to be brief on B.C. blazes

Cache Creek residents return, crews battle Elephant Hill wildfire

Residents, who had been on evacuation order since July 7, were able to return on July 18.

More military on the way to help

150 Canadian Armed Forces members headed to B.C.

Soldiers from Edmonton head for fire zone

225 army members, vehicles on way to Williams Lake

Welfare, disability rates to see $100 boost

New rates are $1,133 for a person receiving disability assistance, $710 for income assistance

VIDEO: Entangled sea lion rescued near Tofino

An adult female Steller sea lion was facing a potentially painful and slow death on Cleland Island.

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.