Local News

B.C. and feds engage public on caribou recovery plan in Williams Lake

Predation management will likely be a part of the strategy to recover caribou

Cariboo Fire Centre announces Category Three fire ban in effect April 15

Prohibition will remain in place until Sept. 27, 2019, or until the public is otherwise notified.

  • Apr 9, 2019

School District 27 to host budget presentation Wednesday, April 10

The district’s Budget Advisory Committee is hosting the meeting, which is open to the public

Snow in 70 Mile
Big Horn Archery Club annual Indoor 3D Archery Shoot
Family mourns loved ones killed in Sri Lanka blasts
Rendering shows Notre Dame damage

Residents of North Bonaparte Road frustrated by ongoing road issues

The same section of road has experienced flooding and mudslides within the past month and a half

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press

24 Years Ago (1995): All five directors of the Mt. Timothy Ski…

Forest Enhancement BC allocates another $3.4 million to improve damaged forests

100 Mile House only community in the Cariboo that received money in this round

Big Bar Ferry back in the water

When water is low or icy, an aerial tramway operates instead

Stuck in muck: Portion of Upper Dog Creek Road closed

Waste transfer station unreachable due to poor road condition

WLIB councillor releases rehabilitated eagle he rescued with his wife

Rick and Anna Gilbert were returning home to Sugar Cane when they spied what they thought was a dead eagle near 70 Mile House

Lake of the Trees Bible Camp brings back its annual auction after 8-year hiatus

Proceeds will go to new docks, waterfront trampoline and sponsoring kids who can’t afford to go

NDIT announces new housing programs for Northern B.C.

The programs will help local governments create new, market-based housing units

Local incidents involving knife and multiple area thefts

The weekly police report for the South Cariboo area

  • Apr 2, 2019

Prescribed burning planned for Chimney and Felker Lake areas

The burns will take place between April 3 and 30, depending on weather and venting conditions

  • Apr 2, 2019

Invasive Species Council to host agricultural pests workshop in Williams Lake

The one-day workshop is free and open to all ag producers on Tuesday, April 16

B.C.’s top court halts Taseko’s exploratory drilling, again

An injunction is granted while Supreme Court decides whether to hear Tsilhqot’in National Government appeal

Dates set for public feedback on caribou recovery agreements

Meetings will be held in Williams Lake and Quesnel