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Wildfire evacuees eligible for financial assistance

Urged to register at reception centres in Burns Lake, Smithers and Prince George

  • Aug 16th, 2018

Houston council increases their remuneration starting next year

There had been no increases since 2010

  • Aug 15th, 2018
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Humboldt GoFundMe payments a 'step forward': Father of victim
'Can't erase history' by tearing down statues: McKenna

Houston council supports “multi-species approach” to protect caribou

This approach would include predator management

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Evacuation order rescinded for Gilmore Lake Fire

Evacuation alert remains in effect

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Evacuation order expanded for Torkelsen Lake Fire

This fire is located approximately 24 km south of Fort Babine

  • Aug 10th, 2018

Evacuation order expanded for Shovel Lake Fire

This fire has consumed 16,500 hectares

  • Aug 10th, 2018

Former Burns Lake mayor faces 10 new sex-related charges

Luke Strimbold faces 29 counts of sex-related crimes

B.C. shows overwhelming support for Telegraph Creek

Food, water and volunteers are the main focuses at the moment

Evacuation orders expanded for Verdun and Island Lake fires

B.C. Wildfire Service bracing for challenging weather conditions tomorrow

  • Aug 9th, 2018

UPDATE: Wild Goose Lake fire increased to 850 hectares

There are 54 fire fighters, one helicopter and four pieces of heavy equipment on site.

  • Aug 8th, 2018

Eat like a pirate on Aug. 15

White Spot’s annual Pirate Pak Day charity fundraiser returns for a ninth straight year