Cariboo Regional District

Some local firefighters are opposing a CRD vaccine mandate. (File photo).

Cariboo Regional District directors to hold special meeting on vaccine policy

Board will meet Wednesday afternoon to discuss recommendation to defer policy

 

The Cariboo Regional District is extending its FireSmart wood waste disposal program with no tipping fees. (FireSmart image)

CRD extends FireSmart wood waste free disposal program

Existing taxation will cover program cost instead of tipping fees

 

Jack and Jill have been missing from the Flying Rooster Farm since Dec. 18. (Photo submitted)

Search underway for two horses missing near 108 Mile Ranch

Owner worries Fjord-crosses may have been taken

 

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

Community groups get grants-in-aid

CRD voted Dec. 10 to approve close to $25,000 in grant funding

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

Changes coming to South Cariboo tipping fees, disposal rates

The move marks the first change since 2013

ALC rejects bid for rental units at Buffalo Creek school

A proposal to develop more rental units at the former Buffalo Creek…

Interlakes Volunteer Firefighter Axel Hvidberg addresses a crowd of more than 50 people at the South Cariboo Theatre to discuss the CRD policy on vaccines. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Firefighters concerned about Cariboo Regional District vaccine mandate

Some volunteer firefighters speaking out about they call a “hasty” decision

Interlakes Volunteer Firefighter Axel Hvidberg addresses a crowd of more than 50 people at the South Cariboo Theatre to discuss the CRD policy on vaccines. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
The Cariboo Regional District doesn’t anticipate any firehall closures due to an impending mandate that requires all contractors, volunteers and employees to be vaccinated. (Photo submitted)

CRD not anticipating closures of fire halls due to vaccine mandate

Policy is anticipated to come into effect in January for all employees, volunteers and contractors

The Cariboo Regional District doesn’t anticipate any firehall closures due to an impending mandate that requires all contractors, volunteers and employees to be vaccinated. (Photo submitted)
Josh Dickerson, general manager of the South Cariboo Rec Centre, says the response to a new live-streaming system at the arena has been good so far. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Arena to livestream hockey, community events

Families can watch games live online

Josh Dickerson, general manager of the South Cariboo Rec Centre, says the response to a new live-streaming system at the arena has been good so far. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

Cariboo Regional District endorses vaccine mandate for all staff, directors

Employees, directors and volunteers required to be fully vaccinated by mid-January

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)
Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

Region closer to merging economic development

Merger cited as means of working more efficiently

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)
Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

Dangerous dog bylaw explored

Cariboo Regional District looking at dealing with problem canines

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)
Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

CRD directors debate public use of fire halls

The public use of Cariboo Regional District fire halls in communities that…

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)
Farmers in B.C. worked together to help save livestock as parts of the Fraser Valley are under water due to devastating flooding says an association that represents the province's dairy farmers. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

CRD approves animal carcasses from flooded areas to be disposed at Gibraltar Mine landfill site if needed

It is a back-up contingency if they run out of space or cannot get to other facilities: CRD CAO

Farmers in B.C. worked together to help save livestock as parts of the Fraser Valley are under water due to devastating flooding says an association that represents the province's dairy farmers. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Cariboo Regional District. (Williams Lake Tribune photo)

CRD temporarily halts foam packaging collection

Unprecented flooding has resulted in transportation challenges

Cariboo Regional District. (Williams Lake Tribune photo)
Wells Mayor Gabe Fourchalk announced his immediate resignation Friday, Nov. 19. (Cariboo Regional District photo)

Wells mayor resigns, cites perceived conflict of interest with Barkerville mine

Gabe Fourchalk also works as an equipment operator at Barkerville Gold Mines

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Wells Mayor Gabe Fourchalk announced his immediate resignation Friday, Nov. 19. (Cariboo Regional District photo)
Margo Wagner. (100 Mile Free Press photo)

Code of conduct for local government on CRD’s radar

This comes as part of the Municipal Affairs Statutes Amendments Act

Margo Wagner. (100 Mile Free Press photo)
The Forest Grove and District Community Centre. Doris Rufli photo.

Water system, community hall upgrades in CRD plan

The Cariboo Regional District is finalizing its 2022 business plans

The Forest Grove and District Community Centre. Doris Rufli photo.
Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

Recreation vote top priority in South Cariboo for 2022

The proposed plan aims to create a new taxation area

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)
After a busy summer, South Cariboo Regional Airport manager Ross Donahue is prepping his snow removal fleet for the winter. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Record fuel numbers at 108 airport over summer

Close to half a million litres of fuel pumped during wildfires

After a busy summer, South Cariboo Regional Airport manager Ross Donahue is prepping his snow removal fleet for the winter. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)