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Vehicle restrictions in place to protect big game in wildfire areas

The Ministry of Forests announced Friday it is putting vehicle restrictions in areas impacted by the Elephant Hill, Chilcotin Plateau and Hanceville-Riske Creek fires to protect wildlife.

Cariboo Regional District CAO retiring

Janis Bell is retiring from her position as CAO of the Cariboo Regional District.

B.C. Legislature shines spotlight on Orange Shirt Day

Government members are joining Phyllis Webstad at the B.C. Legislature Thursday to raise awareness about the residential school legacy and her Orange Shirt Day message that “every child matters.”

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Williams Lake and 100 Mile House

A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for the B.C. Interior, including…

150 Mile mom starts fire baby group

Inspired by her own evacuation story new-mom Amy Emery decided to start a Summer 2017 Fire Babies Facebook Group.

Signatured logs to become permanent 2017 wildfire legacy

Three logs donated by Pioneer Log Homes of B.C. have been signed by hundreds of emergency personnel who helped during the wildfires in the Cariboo-Chilcotin.

Sexual interference of a minor charge approved against Roger William

Elected Chief of the Xeni Gwet’in First Nation Roger William charged

Wildfires and a SD27 return to school plan

Schools will remain closed in areas under an evacuation alert or order SD 27 said.

Chezacut and Tautri Complex wildfires join at south end

During the weekend’s high winds the Chezacut and Tautri Complex wildfires joined together at the lower section, said fire information officer Colette Frauchon Monday.

BC Wildfire Service rescinds restrictions around nearby lakes

Horse Lake, Watson Lake, Lac la Hache and Williams Lake now allow boats

Rain welcomed in Cariboo wildfire fight

Rain is falling in some of the areas in the Cariboo Fire Centre and it is hoped they will help dampen fire growth.

Williams Lake mines hurting for staff as wildfires ravage area

While the wildfires in and around Williams Lake are not impacting local mines directly, many employees are under evacuation orders or alerts

VIDEO: Evacuation alert issued for Williams Lake and surrounding fringe area

Williams Lake CAO “fairly confident” that there will be no evacuation order Monday night

Interior Health evacuating acute patients in Williams Lake, 100 Mile hospitals

Emergency and maternity services at Cariboo Memorial Hospital remain

VIDEO: Cariboo Regional District Chair gives updates on wildfires

Highway 97 open northbound 15 kilometres south of Quesnel, more equipment on the way, structure fires being fought