Local News

Protecting your operation from wildfire the focus of upcoming workshop in Quesnel

The BC Agriculture and Food Climate Action Initiative hosts a risk reduction workshop Jan. 31

  • Jan 19, 2019

Quesnel’s 27th annual Gold Rush Trail Sled Dog Mail Run attracting mushers from as far as Montana

Participantss will be sworn in as official Canada Post mail carriers Jan. 25 in Quesnel

  • Jan 19, 2019

B.C. dangerous offender in court for violating no-contact order, sends letter to victim

Wayne Belleville was shocked to see a letter addressed to him from his shooter, Ronald Teneycke

High hospital occupancy amidst seniors housing shortage in Quesnel

An in-depth look at housing, health care and community supports for local seniors

Over $650,00 given to rural communities thanks to Rural Dividends

Five communities, including Williams Lake, are receiving $10,000 for project grants

Debate over waterslide ommission from a CRD federal grant request

Waterslide would add $2.5 million to proposed Quesnel Rec Centre upgrade

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Quesnel residents stand with Wet'suwet'en First Nation hereditary chiefs
Snowfall warning in effect, Dec. 28-29
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Pelosi accuses White House of 'dangerous' leak

City of Quesnel’s online budget survey is open until Jan. 30

Residents are being asked to provide input into 2019 budget

  • Jan 17, 2019

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

Pregnant Cariboo firefighter tries to save own house from blaze

Julia Flinton and Anthony Sellars both worked on the 2017 wildfires

Quesnel and area residents can witness total lunar eclipse Jan. 20

Totality will occur in the evening of Sunday, Jan. 20, so you don’t have to stay up late to see it

Trial date moved for convicted animal abuser Catherine Adams

Adams will now be facing her breach of probation charges in court on May 16

McLeese Lake Volunteer Fire Department gifted new truck

“It’s a 1988 or 1990 vintage, but so much better than our trucks.”

MVI blocks traffic at Patchett and Blackwater roads in Bouchie Lake

Emergency services are responding to a two-vehicle MVI. Drivers can detour through Langley Road.

  • Jan 14, 2019

Quesnel RCMP catch 11 impaired drivers in December

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

‘Tripod’ delays access to Unist’ot’en camp

Social media rumours of cultural significance quashed, meaning police “exclusion zones” should end.

WATCH: Quesnel residents protest LNG pipeline

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

Members of Southern Dakelh Nation Alliance and Tsilhqot’in Nation commit to working together to resolve boundary issues

First Nations chiefs sign Letter of Understanding and agree to continue engaging at a Nation-to-Nation level

  • Jan 11, 2019

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