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While interpretive programming inside Barkerville Historic Town and Park will be shut down due to COVID-19, the park will be open for visitors to go on self-guided tours. (Barkerville submitted photo - Darren Hull)

Barkerville Historic Town and Park ends programming for season due to COVID-19

Cases have been detected in the nearby community of Wells, prompting the closure

 

Wells is located approximately 75 kilomtetres from Quesnel, and is less than 10 kilometres away from Barkerville Historic Town and Park. (Rebecca Dyok photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)

District of Wells using card system after COVID cases detected

A district staff member has tested positive, and others are self-isolating

 

Island Mountain Arts in Wells, B.C. (Quesnel Observer File photo)

Wells art gallery kicks off summer with new exhibit

Island Mountain Arts announced they would be cancelling ArtsWells, but are still putting on shows

 

The Cariboo Mountains as seen from Issac Lake on the Bowron Lake canoe circuit. The Bowron Lake canoe circuit inside Bowron Lake Provincial park stretches over 100 km. (Wikipedia Commons photo)

RCMP believe Alberta kayacker went over waterfall, drowned in Bowron Lake Provincial Park

A 60-year-old man was reported missing to Wells RCMP on June 22

The Cariboo Mountains as seen from Issac Lake on the Bowron Lake canoe circuit. The Bowron Lake canoe circuit inside Bowron Lake Provincial park stretches over 100 km. (Wikipedia Commons photo)
Island Mountain Arts in Wells, B.C. (Quesnel Observer File photo)

Island Mountain Arts cancels Wells festival for 2021

The annual ArtsWells was cancelled, with the group looking to return strong in 2022

Island Mountain Arts in Wells, B.C. (Quesnel Observer File photo)
A Northern Health vaccination clinic is set for the Wells Community Hall on Tuesday, April 20. (Photo submitted)

COVID-19 vaccination clinic coming to Wells

Vaccine to be available for anyone 18+

A Northern Health vaccination clinic is set for the Wells Community Hall on Tuesday, April 20. (Photo submitted)
The district of Wells ordered 500 five gallon jugs of water to supply to residents. The bottles will be handed out at the district’s office. (District of Wells)

Wells searching for source of lead contamination

Potable water is available to residents at the district office

The district of Wells ordered 500 five gallon jugs of water to supply to residents. The bottles will be handed out at the district’s office. (District of Wells)
The district of Wells ordered 500 five gallon jugs of water to supply to residents. The bottles will be handed out at the district’s office. (District of Wells)

Wells handing out water jugs after detecting lead in drinking water

500 bottles are available for the district’s residents, and weekly shipments are planned

The district of Wells ordered 500 five gallon jugs of water to supply to residents. The bottles will be handed out at the district’s office. (District of Wells)
The location of the proposed Telus cell tower is at the red pin. (Google Maps)

Telus proposes Wells cell tower

The project is available for public comment until March 1

The location of the proposed Telus cell tower is at the red pin. (Google Maps)
Most of the artwork in Jennifer Leason’s book is of wildlife and the natural world near Riding Mountain in Manitoba. (Submitted)

“We’re still here” – Anishinabemowen artist celebrates culture at Wells gallery

Dr. Jennifer Leason’s Meennunyakaa (Blueberry Patch) is on display at Island Mountain Arts

Most of the artwork in Jennifer Leason’s book is of wildlife and the natural world near Riding Mountain in Manitoba. (Submitted)