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Elephant Hill fire prompts new evacuation order

The order applies to several properties along Highway 99 south of 20 Mile.

Evacuation order expanded in Kluskus area due to wildfire

Order issued due to Bishop Bluff fire, burning 100 kilometres west of Quesnel

Evacuation order for properties southwest of Clinton

The TNRD has issued an Evacuation Order for properties south to Highway 99 and east to Pavilion.

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Wildwood residents can return home: CRD

Officials downgrade evacuation order to an evacuation alert for the area east of Williams Lake

RCMP check turns up lost dog in wildfire evacuation zone near Williams Lake

Mounties say the possible border-collie cross has helped boost morale

Wildfire update as of Aug. 1, 2017

The CRD and the BC Wildfire Service provided an update Monday evening on how efforts are going.

Tip line set up to aid Elephant Hill wildfire investigation

RCMP and BC Wildfire Services are investigating the cause of the fire, which started on July 6.

Late night knocks on the door in 70 Mile

“It’s amazing how unnerving it is. You feel powerless.”

Justin Trudeau to visit Williams Lake

Trudeau continues his tour of B.C.’s wildfire-ravaged communities

Justin Trudeau visits Revelstoke to encourage donations to Red Cross

Trudeau says government will match donations to help those affected by wildfires

Wildfire evacuees told to double-check evacuation orders before driving home

RCMP say several people have been turned away because orders were not yet lifted for their areas

BC Hydro repairs equipment and credits bills

BC Hydro is working to repair more than 900 pieces of equipment damanged in wildfires.

Officials caution Williams Lake evacuees to consider risks before returning home

Evacuation order lifted for city of Williams Lake and some rural areas

BREAKING: Evacuation order lifted for Williams Lake

City, CRD and WLIB make joint announcement at Kiwanis Park

Aussie team deployed to Quesnel

ANNIE GALLANT Observer Reporter Alison Martin had five days to put her…

Evacuations north east of Clinton

Village of Clinton remains on alert.

Williams Lake hopes to reopen city soon, says mayor

RCMP and Canadian Armed Forces keep city secure

Several new blazes sparked over the weekend

Wildfire conditions remain stable in B.C., although several new blazes sparked

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

Federal defense minister Harjit Sajjan made the announcement in Kamloops Saturday