Cariboo Regional District

This Cariboo Regional District map shows which properties will be taxed and where the lights will be located on Maple Drive following the completion of the alternate approval process and the adoption of a new service bylaw at the Dec. 4 board meeting. (Cariboo Regional District map)

Maple Drive streetlights installed in Quesnel

Over 4 km of roads in South Quesnel are now better illuminated with LED streetlights

 

The Kersley Volunteer Fire Department’s new fire truck. (Cariboo Regional District - Facebook photo)

Majority of volunteer firefighters complying with CRD vaccine policy

CRD says 90 per cent of firefighters in compliance

 

Lone Butte Fire Department. (File photo).

CRD vaccine policy remains in effect

Board members voted not to defer policy following special meeting Wednesday

 

Cariboo Regional District. (Williams Lake Tribune photo)

South Cariboo residents should expect tax increases: CRD

While property owners in North Cariboo might see a decrease

Cariboo Regional District. (Williams Lake Tribune photo)
Some local firefighters are opposing a CRD vaccine mandate. (File photo).

Cariboo Regional District directors to hold special meeting on vaccine policy

Board will meet Wednesday afternoon to discuss recommendation to defer policy

Some local firefighters are opposing a CRD vaccine mandate. (File photo).
The Cariboo Regional District is extending its FireSmart wood waste disposal program with no tipping fees. (FireSmart image)

CRD extends FireSmart wood waste free disposal program

Existing taxation will cover program cost instead of tipping fees

The Cariboo Regional District is extending its FireSmart wood waste disposal program with no tipping fees. (FireSmart image)
Valaurie Wettstein’s horses Jack went missing from the Flying Rooster Farm Sunday. (Photo submitted)
Valaurie Wettstein’s horses Jack went missing from the Flying Rooster Farm Sunday. (Photo submitted)
Interlakes Volunteer Firefighter Axel Hvidberg addresses a crowd of more than 50 people at the South Cariboo Theatre to discuss the CRD policy on vaccines. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Firefighters concerned about Cariboo Regional District vaccine mandate

Some volunteer firefighters speaking out about they call a “hasty” decision

Interlakes Volunteer Firefighter Axel Hvidberg addresses a crowd of more than 50 people at the South Cariboo Theatre to discuss the CRD policy on vaccines. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Before the meeting, committee members got a chance to tour the facilities at the Quesnel and District Recreation Centre. They even packed into the tiny machine room (masked up) to get a closer look at some of the areas that need renovation. (Cassidy Observer Photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)

Quesnel pool referendum will be held but date, project scope not set

The North Cariboo Joint Planning Committee decided a referendum was the best way to fund the project

Before the meeting, committee members got a chance to tour the facilities at the Quesnel and District Recreation Centre. They even packed into the tiny machine room (masked up) to get a closer look at some of the areas that need renovation. (Cassidy Observer Photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
The Cariboo Regional District doesn’t anticipate any firehall closures due to an impending mandate that requires all contractors, volunteers and employees to be vaccinated. (Photo submitted)

CRD not anticipating closures of fire halls due to vaccine mandate

Policy is anticipated to come into effect in January for all employees, volunteers and contractors

The Cariboo Regional District doesn’t anticipate any firehall closures due to an impending mandate that requires all contractors, volunteers and employees to be vaccinated. (Photo submitted)
Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

Cariboo Regional District endorses vaccine mandate for all staff, directors

Employees, directors and volunteers required to be fully vaccinated by mid-January

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)
Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

Region closer to merging economic development

Merger cited as means of working more efficiently

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)
Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

Dangerous dog bylaw explored

Cariboo Regional District looking at dealing with problem canines

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)
Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

CRD directors debate public use of fire halls

The public use of Cariboo Regional District fire halls in communities that…

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)
Farmers in B.C. worked together to help save livestock as parts of the Fraser Valley are under water due to devastating flooding says an association that represents the province's dairy farmers. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

CRD approves animal carcasses from flooded areas to be disposed at Gibraltar Mine landfill site if needed

It is a back-up contingency if they run out of space or cannot get to other facilities: CRD CAO

Farmers in B.C. worked together to help save livestock as parts of the Fraser Valley are under water due to devastating flooding says an association that represents the province's dairy farmers. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Cariboo Regional District. (Williams Lake Tribune photo)

CRD temporarily halts foam packaging collection

Unprecented flooding has resulted in transportation challenges

Cariboo Regional District. (Williams Lake Tribune photo)
Wells Mayor Gabe Fourchalk announced his immediate resignation Friday, Nov. 19. (Cariboo Regional District photo)

Wells mayor resigns, cites perceived conflict of interest with Barkerville mine

Gabe Fourchalk also works as an equipment operator at Barkerville Gold Mines

  • Nov 19, 2021
Wells Mayor Gabe Fourchalk announced his immediate resignation Friday, Nov. 19. (Cariboo Regional District photo)
A prospective Quesnel junior B franchise could call the West Fraser Centre home. (File photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)

Quesnel KIJHL franchise gets support from city, regional district

The prospective junior B franchise is looking for league approval later this year

A prospective Quesnel junior B franchise could call the West Fraser Centre home. (File photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
The Forest Grove and District Community Centre. Doris Rufli photo.

Water system, community hall upgrades in CRD plan

The Cariboo Regional District is finalizing its 2022 business plans

The Forest Grove and District Community Centre. Doris Rufli photo.
The North Cariboo Joint Advisory Committee met in-person for the first time in 2021 on Tuesday, Oct. 12. (Cassidy Dankochik Photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)

North Cariboo Joint Advisory Committee postpones pool decision

The committee met for the first time in-person in 2021 at Quesnel city hall

The North Cariboo Joint Advisory Committee met in-person for the first time in 2021 on Tuesday, Oct. 12. (Cassidy Dankochik Photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)