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City of Quesnel and Cariboo Regional District working on housing needs assessment

The final report is expected to be presented by the end of September

Quesnel First Nations take part in Walk for Healing

Drums and song cleansed the air and juniper brushes cleansed the ground along the riverfront

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Cariboo Sikh Temple Vaisakhi Celebration 2019
Barkerville Easter Egg Hunt 2019
Spring Ceilidh at Cloverdale Catholic Hall
Seed Celebration

Forest Enhancement BC allocates another $3.4 million to improve damaged forests

100 Mile House only community in the Cariboo that received money in this round

UPDATE: Small fire reported south of Quesnel never left the property on which the burning began

The 0.2-hectare blaze appeared on the B.C. Wildfire Interactive Map Friday afternoon

Report calls for building new school on Maple Drive Junior site

SD28 has submitted the final report for the replacement of Quesnel Junior School to the Province

Growing in Changing Times is theme of Quesnel’s Seedy Saturday

Informative workshops, a seed exchange table, composting demo and more are planned for April 13

  • Apr 5, 2019

Don’t swap too soon

A reminder that winter tire regulations are still in effect on many B.C. highways

NDIT announces new housing programs for Northern B.C.

The programs will help local governments create new, market-based housing units

Open house will explain process for replacing Kersley fire engine

The Cariboo Regional District is hosting an open house April 4 at the Kersley Community Hall

New dust advisory for Quesnel

The current dusty conditions are caused by road traffic stirring up winter traction materials

As students return to school, they remember beloved vice-principal

A service for Brian Cullinane will be held April 6 at 2 p.m. in Correlieu Secondary School’s gym

Invasive Species Council to host agricultural pests workshop in Williams Lake

The one-day workshop is free and open to all ag producers on Tuesday, April 16

UPDATE: Dust advisory ended for Quesnel

The air quality advisory has been in place since March 29.

  • Apr 2, 2019

B.C.’s top court halts Taseko’s exploratory drilling, again

An injunction is granted while Supreme Court decides whether to hear Tsilhqot’in National Government appeal

Prince George RCMP seize an estimated $1 million worth of cannabis and cash

Police arrested two people and seized cannabis, cash, firearms and ammunition March 23.

Dates set for public feedback on caribou recovery agreements

Meetings will be held in Williams Lake and Quesnel

Local 4-H club holds speeches and demonstrations day

Club reporter Mattias tells us all about it in his latest submission

  • Apr 1, 2019

Quesnel doctor creates website for those dealing with chronic pain

Dr. Judy Dercksen’s website offers links to resources, pain management tips and more

Letter: If only we could learn to accept and respect everyone for who and what they are

Editor, I feel very, very fortunate to have been born in British…

  • Mar 30, 2019