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Hereditary chiefs negotiate injunction agreement

Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs abide by interim injunction, but gate stays up. Still opposed.

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

Efficiencies protect Gibraltar Mine from fluctuating market

“These copper prices are not especially low for our operation”

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Quesnel residents stand with Wet'suwet'en First Nation hereditary chiefs
Snowfall warning in effect, Dec. 28-29
Pelosi accuses White House of 'dangerous' leak
El Chapo trial: govt. shows escape tunnel video

Unist’ot’en open gate

The camp is complying with the temporary injunction allowing natural gas pipeline workers through.

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

Williams Lake RCMP seize loaded weapons, charge two individuals in latest crackdown

Police looking for Wyatt Boffa, public asked to dial 911 immediately and not approach him

UPDATE: Downed power line stops traffic on Highway 97

Light vehicles are being detoured through Maple Drive and Plywood Road

Column: Christmas came early for hospital auxiliary

Marlene Connell writes about what’s new (and old) with the hospital auxiliary

  • Jan 8, 2019

B.C.’s Mount Polley Mine to suspend operations

Company blames declining copper prices for May shutdown

B.C. First Nation community mourns after two killed in snowmobile crash

Snowmobile collides with parked logging truck in Ulkatcho First Nation residential area

More snow expected next week in Quesnel

A highway warning remains in effect for Highway 97 through Quesnel

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

Updated: Nearly 400 customers without power along Barkerville Highway

Other outages have been reported in the Bouchie Lake, Baker Creek and Rich Bar areas

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

Government seeks help monitoring moose with winter ticks

Winter tick infestations are generally observed on moose during January through April

  • Jan 3, 2019

New year brings lots of winter weather to the Cariboo so far

BC Hydro crews busy restoring power after snow-heavy trees fall on lines

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