Lindsay Chung

Quesnel agriculture safety day postponed to the fall due to COVID-19

Progressive Agriculture Safety Day will now take place Saturday, Nov. 14 at Alex Fraser Park

COVID-19: New system in Wells helps neighbours check up on each other

A green square in your window means your household is well; a red square means you need assistance

COVID-19: Classes resume at College of New Caledonia using alternate delivery

At UNBC, they have decided to move the May semester courses to alternate delivery as well

Half-price adoption fees at BC SPCA Quesnel Branch until March 27

Due to COVID-19, anyone interested in adopting is asked to first submit an online application

COVID-19: Northern Health tightens visitor restrictions

Changes are also being made to protect seniors in care

New book shares many Cariboo-Chilcotin stories from 2017 wildfires

Author Claudia Cornwall did more than 50 hours of interviews with a wide range of people

Northern Health establishes COVID-19 Online Clinic and Information Line

This service is staffed by nurses, physicians and nurse practitioners

COVID-19: West Fraser temporarily curtailing lumber production in western Canada as demand for forest products declines

Reducing hours, eliminating of overtime, eliminating shifts, curtailing operations to start March 23

COVID-19: West Fraser temporarily suspending plywood production in Quesnel as demand for forest products declines

They are also reducing lumber production at their sawmills, starting March 23

Quesnel RCMP launches Online Crime Reporting tool

This allows you to report non-emergency crimes that do not require police attendance or follow up

Quesnel’s new junior school still on budget, plans get approved to continue

Demolition of the old Quesnel Junior School also continues to be on time and on budget

COVID-19: Quesnel RCMP will stop fingerprinting for non-essential purposes

Police are taking preventative steps to reduce the risk of exposure and spread of the virus

COVID-19: Northern Health limiting visitors at facilities until further notice

As of Monday, the health authority is also postponing non-urgent surgeries

Quesnel-area businesses asked to share impacts of COVID-19 in new survey

Community Futures North Cariboo is urging local businesses to have their say by 6 p.m. PST March 18

Honouring the power of women in Quesnel

Women’s Resource Centre’s International Women’s Day event featured a talk about women in politics

COVID-19: Quesnel’s West Fraser Centre, Arts and Recreation Centre closing today

Arena 2 had already been closed, and the museum will remain closed, with all programs cancelled

City of Quesnel’s floodplain map being updated for first time in 25 years

The flooding mapping project looks at river flows and impacts of climate change

Update: Bouchie Lake Lawnchair Travel flight to Scotland postponed

The presentation was cancelled due to COVID-19 and the need to reduce social contact

UPDATE: UNBC’s last day of face-to-face classes will be March 18; no classes at CNC March 18-20 as college transitions to alternative delivery

College of New Caledonia says students will receive instructions about how courses will be delivered

COVID-19: Students, parents and staff being reminded about travel advisory as Quesnel School District heads into spring break

The school district’s pandemic planning committee is expected to meet as soon as spring break is over