Lindsay Chung

PHOTOS: Quick jump in temperature contributes to flooding in Quesnel area

Quesnel-Hydraulic Road to be closed in evenings at kilometre 20.3 due to land instability

Demolition of old Quesnel Junior School buildings scheduled to start May 4

The demolition is expected to continue until October

Cariboo residents advised to prepare for potential flooding

Snowpack is higher than normal in many tributaries of the Fraser River

COVID-19: Northern Health sets up email for accepting PPE donations

Any donated items must be unopened and unused

COVID-19: City of Quesnel waiting for clarity from Province around possibility of deferring property taxes

Council reports that all businesses in Quesnel are complying with provincial directives and orders

Quesnel RCMP respond to calls where people are not self-isolating or social distancing with education

Police are hoping more people will begin using new Online Crime Reporting Tool

City of Quesnel installing new temporary public washrooms

In response to COVID-19, portable washrooms and hand washing stations coming to two City parks

COVID-19: Barkerville postpones opening date

Barkerville Historic Town and Park and Cottonwood House Historic Site hope to open June 18

COVID-19: University of Northern B.C. moves to virtual grad celebration

The College of New Caledonia and Thompson Rivers University have cancelled their events

COVID-19: Northern Health moving into next phases of pandemic planning

Northern Health is working closely with the First Nations Health Authority

COVID-19: Central Mountain Air suspending flights, effective April 11

The airline is suspending scheduled flights through to June 7

COVID-19: Four weeks of downtime coming for Cariboo Pulp and Paper mill employees

West Fraser announces additional temporary production reductions in response to COVID-19

COVID-19: Quesnel council moves to electronic meetings

Video of council’s first electronic meeting is now available on the City of Quesnel’s website

Quesnel businesses can apply for 2020 façade improvement grants

In 2019, the City helped five businesses through the Northern Development Initiative Trust program

COVID-19: United Way of Northern B.C. establishes relief fund to get resources to the most vulnerable

There has already been ‘a huge outcry’ for food supports, funding and personal protective equipment

COVID-19: Quesnel RCMP adjusts workers’ hours at the detachment

Police are also encouraging online reporting

B.C. Wildfire Service will expand its operations at Quesnel Airport

A new lease agreement with the City of Quesnel will allow BCWS to house additional crews at airport

Quesnel’s second annual Continental Connection Bull Sale going ahead with more remote format

Pinnacle View Limousin and KRS Simmentals are selling their bulls Friday, April 3

COVID-19: Quesnel teachers will be connecting with families in the coming week as they plan for continued learning

A schedule is being prepared for each school for picking up students’ belongings and resources

COVID-19: Quesnel School District cancels facility rentals

Licensees such as daycare centres are run independently and not included in the cancellations