Monica Lamb-Yorski

Samaritan’s Purse heading back to assist Cariboo wildfire victims

Organization plans to work alongside people who have experienced loss

Federal court dismisses Taseko’s judicial reviews

Two judicial reviews filed against the Minister of Environment, the Attorney General of Canada and the TNG have been dismissed

Hope fades in finding vulnerable B.C. wildfire evacuee

A 67-year-old Williams Lake man has not been seen or heard from in four months since evacuating to Kamloops

Williams Lake grandfather stops bank robbery in progress

Stopping a bank robbery was “the right thing to do.”

Mount Polley shares remediation plans in Williams Lake

Remediation work and planning continues in response to the 2014 tailings impoundment breach

Flare-ups continue at Tolko’s Lakeview sawmill

Flare-ups continue at Tolko sawmill in Williams Lake Monday, but employees working at the planer

Stubborn fire still flaring up at Williams Lake sawmill

Firefighters work 25 hours straight to contain initial blaze

Tolko’s supervisors to contact employees as Lakeview fire details become available

Firefighters on scene continue to work to fully extinguish the fire that began last evening at Tolko’s Lakeview Division

Crews continue to fight a fire at Tolko’s Lakeview sawmill

Fire crews have been on the scene since Thursday evening fighting a fire at Tolko’s Lakeview sawmill in Williams Lake.

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.

Vehicle restrictions in place to protect big game in wildfire areas

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

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.”

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.

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.

Sexual interference of a minor charge approved against Roger William

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

Emergency and maternity services at Cariboo Memorial Hospital remain