Melanie Law

Prince George man’s death being treated as a homicide

RCMP found the body of a 40-year-old man in a ditch south of city limits on Jan. 12

Quesnel RCMP warn public to be vigilant after seeing “increase in ‘smash and grab’ thefts from vehicles”

Police responded to a complaint of at least five parked vehicles being broken into Jan. 16

For the first time, College of New Caledonia will give out entrance awards for 2019-20

CNC has dedicated $100,000 towards 94 student awards as part of its 50th anniversary celebrations

Quesnel RCMP catch 11 impaired drivers in December

Prince George Regional Traffic Services in Quesnel (PGRTS) ran 19 different roadblocks in December

Editorial: trading places

A new editor is temporarily taking over at the Observer

WATCH: Quesnel residents protest LNG pipeline

Locals said they stand with Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs

City of Quesnel hopes to access funding for more child care spaces

City working with CCRR to apply for grants to open up more daycare spots for infants and toddlers

Quesnel Volunteer Fire Department responded to almost 500 fire calls in 2018

In total last year, fire department members volunteered just over 9,000 hours

B.C. Attorney General rejects Quesnel’s request for more Crown Counsel resources

Mayor Simpson had asked for more timely prosecution of offenders to alleviate local property crime

City to host public hearing on zoning for retail cannabis stores

A proposed zoning amendment will allow retail sales of cannabis in select areas

Alleged arsonist set for March trial

Quesnel man Matthew Emmanuel Lucani gets trial date after suspicious fire set in July 2018

Four Rivers Co-op donates $10,000 to Quesnel’s hospital auxiliary for fetal monitor

Funds helped the Auxiliary purchase essential equipment for G.R. Baker Memorial Hospital

UPDATE: Drivers urged not to travel on Highways 97, 26 and Nazko Highway

Drive BC has issued travel advisories for three main highways in the Quesnel area

UPDATE: Two MVIs slowing traffic on Highway 97 between Williams Lake and Prince George

One incident is near Wildwood, with the other just south of Hixon

Just one driving suspension issued New Year’s Eve in Quesnel

Members of the Regional Traffic Services division set up road blocks throughout the night

Prince George man missing since Dec. 28

Robert Poulin, 54, was last seen in the Hart area

Snow predicted for first days of 2019

Environment Canada forecasts between two and 4 centimetres will fall New Year’s Day

Quesnel Cariboo Observer’s top stories of 2018

Website’s most-read stories of the year focused on wildfires, local crime

28 plow trucks working hard in North Cariboo region

Division manager says once snow stops, roads will be plowed within 48 hours