Heather Norman

CRD to hire external auditor to review budgets of fire department near Quesnel

The audit comes after taxes increased for the area, following a “substantial” budget overrun

‘Summer from hell’: vandals rob Fort St. James community garden following devastating wildfire season

The community rallied to keep the Health Minds Community Garden open in Fort St. James

BREAKING: Evacuation orders for Blackwater River, North Baezaeko and Chutanli Lake Fires reduced

Evacuation alerts for the Nazko area and north of Batnuni Road have also been lifted

UPDATE: City of Quesnel rescinds alert; CRD reduces Narcosli Creek Fire evacuation order, alerts

Ten properties have been taken off evacuation order and put on alert

Are you prepared? Pet Safe Coalition gives tips on having and executing animal evacuation plans

Pet Safe founder Willow Eyford began evacuating her animals when alert was issued for her property

Active wildfires in the Cariboo, Aug. 13

A comprehensive list of all noteworthy fires in the Cariboo Fire Centre on Monday, Aug. 13

A comprehensive look at evacuation orders, alerts and fires in the Quesnel Fire Zone, Aug. 11

Approximately 5,986 properties are currently on evacuation alert in the Quesnel Fire Zone

UPDATED: One arrested after vehicle drives into Quesnel hospital doors in attempted robbery

One man was arrested and RCMP say they are seeking additional suspects

Postmen collecting donations for people impacted by Telegraph Creek wildfires

Non-profit organization seeks gift cards and an array of items to help those in need

Ministry of Agriculture team is measuring water demand in the Cariboo this summer

The data will help the ministry develop agricultural water-use models

A comprehensive look at wildfires in the Cariboo, Aug. 3

Ten new fires were discovered in the region yesterday

B.C. rest stop partially closed for western toad migration

The western toad is an at-risk species and protected under Canadian law

UPDATED: Lightning sparks new fires in Cariboo, Prince George Fire Centres

There are seven new fires in the Cariboo, as well as one between Hixon and Prince George

UPDATED: Lightning sparks new fires in the Cariboo

There are thirteen new fires in the Cariboo, as well as one between Hixon and Prince George

One new fire started in the Cariboo

Firefighters don’t anticipate any difficulty in extinguishing it

SPCA seizes 16 dogs from property in B.C. Interior

Dog owners were known to SPCA and had been convicted on animal cruelty charges in 2015

Wildfire south of Anahim Lake now contained

There are 51 firefighters and one helicopter on the ground

UPDATED: Comstock Lake now fire of note

According to the BC Wildfire Service website, the fire is zero per cent contained

Comstock Lake now fire of note

According to the BC Wildfire Service website, the fire is zero per cent contained

Telephone scam artists claim to be firefighters

B.C. residents receive calls from scammers claiming to be raising money for firefighters’ charity