Man attacked by grizzly bear north of Van. Island

BC Ferry captain says punching bear in nose helped save his life

Loon Lake waits to go home

Loon Lake residents still wait and wonder when they can go home

UNDER EVACUATION: Trip of a lifetime on hold for North Delta-born evacuee

A cancelled father-daughter trip to Europe would have cost a 150 Mile family thousands without help

Lightning causes 32 more fires in B.C.’s southern Interior

About 316,000 hectares has burned in the Cariboo and Chilcotin regions of the province

Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

Spicer’s daily press briefings had become must-see television until recent weeks

Canadian Armed Forces on way to Williams Lake

The members will be assisting at checkpoints and supporting RCMP on the ground in Williams Lake

Canada Day flag raising


Inclusive affirmation


Stanley Humphries Secondary School Graduation 2017


Emotional statement at vigil


B.C. state of emergency hits two-week mark

B.C.’s state of emergency over wildfires hits its two-week mark with no end in sight

UNDER EVACUATION: 100 Mile seeks advice from Fort McMurray

100 Mile House prepares its re-entry plan as the closest to return in Cariboo

Australian firefighters bring experience to the B.C. wildfire battle

Australian officers and technicians visit Chilliwack to be brief on B.C. blazes

More military on the way to help

150 Canadian Armed Forces members headed to B.C.

Soldiers from Edmonton head for fire zone

225 army members, vehicles on way to Williams Lake

UNDER EVACUATION: Couple leaves fate of home in Mother Nature’s hands

Kind gestures help soften the anxiety as evacuees play the waiting game for updates on fire growth

Welfare, disability rates to see $100 boost

New rates are $1,133 for a person receiving disability assistance, $710 for income assistance

The City of Castlegar’s insurer appeals judge’s decision in lawsuit

The City of Castlegar’s insurer is appealing a lawsuit Maglio Installations won against the city.

VIDEO: Entangled sea lion rescued near Tofino

An adult female Steller sea lion was facing a potentially painful and slow death on Cleland Island.

It’s raining in Williams Lake, but not for long

Emergency personnel are getting some short-term relief as rain falls in Williams Lake

How to donate to British Columbia wildfire recovery efforts

The B.C. government recognizes the overwhelming generosity of British Columbians.

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Painting raffle to benefit Castlegar food bank

Local artist Jordan Perkins has a new idea to help support the Community Harvest Food Bank.

Driver rolled over downed lines after crash

Castlegar’s fire chief is reminding residents not to drive over fallen power or utility lines.

Castlegar Fire reminds residents to cut grass, vegetation

Castlegar Fire Department reminds you to ensure grass and vegetation is trimmed and disposed of.