Monica Lamb-Yorski

Williams Lake activates emergency operation centre as precaution

The EOC has been activated as a level one, which is the lowest activation level

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

B.C. First Nations move to ban non-native moose hunting in Chilcotin

Tsilhqot’in Nation target provincial government’s LEH moose hunts

B.C. wildfire victim robbed while trying to rebuild home

Thieves made off with tools and equipment from Williams Lake-area resident who lost it all

VIDEO: Highway 20 single-lane due to flash flooding near Lee’s Corner

Heavy rains have been falling as thunderstorm watch continues

Lightning sparks handful of fires in Cariboo region

So far none are larger than two hectares

VIDEO: Secwepemc artwork unveiled for Williams Lake and 100 Mile Hospitals

Glass etchings created by Tony Antoine were unveiled at Cariboo Memorial Hospital

VIDEO: Man recounts truck suddenly covered in ‘brown splatters’ from the sky

A Williams Lake man is wondering if the brown ‘crap’ that fell onto his truck last Saturday came from a plane as well

NStQ nations explore child and family services delivery

For two days, leaders and members of four communities participated in a two-day visioning workshop

Respect and trust between CCTA and SD27 lacking: says ministry report

The ministry of education released the report Friday in advance of a press conference being hosted by SD 27 management and trustees

BC Wildfire responding to fire visible from Williams Lake

A spotter plane has flown over the fire to determine the size

CRD opens emergency operations centre in response to flooding issues

Many areas in the region are experiencing high stream flows and flooding

Job information meetings slated for new care-bed facility

Anyone interested in working at Cariboo Place is encouraged to attend upcoming community meetings in Williams Lake and 100 Mile House

Cariboo Fire Centre urges caution with open burning

With 40-kilometre wind gusts in the forecast for Saturday, the public is urged to be careful with any open burning

B.C. First Nation, governments sign first-ever emergency management agreement

A first of its kind agreement will see three levels of government work together so the Tsilhqot’in National Government can determine its emergency management

Road restrictions impact hay deliveries to ranchers hit by 2017 wildfires

Ranchers facing hay shortages are dealing with road restrictions slowing down the delivery of hay

B.C. city sends message of support on Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

Mayor said it’s important for everyone to know that some B.C. communities back the project

Prime Minister Trudeau formally exonerates Tsilhqot’in war chiefs

Under sunny skies six Tsilhqot’in chiefs anticipate an historical move on the part of the federal government

Trudeau to exonerate B.C. First Nations chiefs hanged in 1860s

Prime Minister to absolve Tsilhqot’in chiefs in relation to deaths of 14 construction workers

Fatal crash closes Highway 97 south of Prince George

A two-vehicle crash in the Cariboo has claimed the life of one person and sent another to hospital.