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Updated: Suspect in court today for early morning assault in Quesnel last week

RCMP arrested Kelly Gerk, 19, late Friday night

  • Apr 16, 2019

Quesnel firefighters extinguish Monday afternoon vehicle fire

There were no injuries, and no other vehicles were involved.

Spring Sing Workshop in Quesnel
B.C. Attorney General promises Supreme Court appeal in pipeline fight
British PM Theresa May announces resignation
600 new campsites coming to spots across B.C. ahead of the 2019 season

External review of Barlow Creek Fire Department’s spending shows purchases inconsistent with budget

The Barlow Creek Fire Protection service saw a 30-per-cent tax increase in 2018

Police dogs help Prince George RCMP arrest fleeing truck theft suspects

Police Service Dog Jak tracked through brush for two kilometres before the suspects were located

Quesnel’s United Way Fire Mitigation Project has been a success so far

Crew has worked on more than 80 properties since November

Quesnel, Barlow Creek and BC Wildfire Service firefighters responded to multiple grass fires April 12

The fires, located near Drummond Road, were close to homes, but no homes were involved

Quesnel’s G.R. Baker Hospital wins two awards for transfusion medicine services

The awards were presented by the Provincial Blood Coordinating Office for work in 2017-18

UPDATE: Access restored to Rudy Johnson Bridge west of Williams Lake after Friday mudslide

Buckskin Road open thanks to work by road contractor Emcon Quesnel

Quesnel Gold Show will feature celebrity panning showdown and much more

The eighth annual Gold Show takes place April 12-14 at Alex Fraser Park

CRD feels positive after Kersley open house

Staff from the Cariboo Regional District (CRD) feel positive after taking part…

B.C. and feds engage public on caribou recovery plan in Williams Lake

Predation management will likely be a part of the strategy to recover caribou

Todd Doherty highest spending MP: report

The Members’ Expenditures Report listed Doherty’s expenditures at $466,722.57

Cariboo Fire Centre announces Category Three fire ban in effect April 15

Prohibition will remain in place until Sept. 27, 2019, or until the public is otherwise notified.

  • Apr 9, 2019

WorkSafeBC imposes $637,415.60 fine on West Fraser Mills Ltd. for “high-risk violations”

West Fraser says they have made safety training improvements since the 2017 incident in Quesnel

Tips to stay safe around railway crossings

CN Police Service will be patrolling in Quesnel area

Bouchie Lake firefighters honoured

Members of the Bouchie Lake Volunteer Fire Department received pins and awards March 30

Police say April 5 shooting in Prince George associated with the drug trade

RCMP say it was a targeted attack between persons known to each other, ask witnesses to come forward

Quesnel Community Foundation presents $80,400 to 12 groups

The community grants will support a variety of activities, from 4-H to Special Olympics