bc wildfires

BC VIEWS: Notes from the forest fire zone

Media hype aside, this is not the worst fire season ever

Evacuation Alert for North Shore Nelson

The alert covers Sitkum Creek to Crescent Bay

  • Aug 12, 2017

Lightning starts two fires northeast of Nelson

Air tankers are working both fires Saturday evening

B.C’s businesses recover after wildfires

A Williams Lake business owner says it’s been a hard summer

Accused wildfire looter appears in court

Shane Brady is charged in connection with $65,000 in equipment stolen near Williams Lake

B.C. wildfire crews prepare for scorching August

Smoke is expectected to hit the previously untouched south coast this week

Yukon firefighters help battle B.C. wildfires

Relief arrived for weary fire personnel this weekend

VIDEO: Kamloops boaters become B.C.’s newest firefighters

A jet engine boat prevented a grass fire from spreading

BREAKING: Evacuation order issued for village of Clinton

Wind has whipped the Elephant Hill wildfire across the Bonaparte River.

Wildfire evacuees told to double-check evacuation orders before driving home

RCMP say several people have been turned away because orders were not yet lifted for their areas

Hikers fined for campfire in Cariboo

BC Wildfire was called in to rescue the pair

VIDEO: Wind and warm, dry weather increase Elephant Hill wildfire

Crews may start conducting controlled burns as early as today to try to contain the fire.

450 Canadian troops support wildfire fight

Soldiers are stationed in 100 Mile and Williams Lake

July wildfires have been ‘almost unprecedented’: Skrepnek

377,000 hectares have burned so far

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

Soldiers from Edmonton head for fire zone

225 army members, vehicles on way to Williams Lake

Wildfire threat eases, light rain expected Thursday

Only four new starts Tuesday as B.C. Interior battle continues

VIDEO: Wildfire emergency extended two more weeks

Another $600 available for long-term evacuees, Premier John Horgan says

Riske Creek ranchers go it alone in fight against dangerous wildfire

Hanceville-Riske Creek fire crests ridge at Farwell Canyon Road

SPCA helps animals behind evacuation lines

The agency will feed pets left behind

  • Jul 18, 2017