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Saturday, July 15, 2017 9:12 AM
With many people being displaced due to wildfires in British Columbia, there are two main methods of obtaining aid.
Friday, July 14, 2017 9:05 AM
The B.C. government recognizes the overwhelming generosity of British Columbians and the various organizations who are pulling together to help those affected by the wildfires burning in various areas throughout the province.
Thursday, July 13, 2017 2:45 PM
Effective July 13, 2017, the allowable annual cut for Canadian Forest Products Ltd.’s Tree Farm Licence (TFL) 18, northwest of Clearwater, is 175,000 cubic metres, chief forester Diane Nicholls announced.
Thursday, July 13, 2017 12:40 PM
The Province asks wildfire evacuees to continue to heed evacuation orders and alerts, and thanks communities outside fire zones that are hosting affected individuals, pets and livestock.
Sunday, July 9, 2017 3:10 PM
Residents of areas currently experiencing wildfires are urged to prepare ahead in case of an evacuation alert or order.
Saturday, July 8, 2017 6:04 PM
As part of the Province’s 2012 agreement, the Canadian Red Cross is providing registration services to those displaced by wildfires in the province.
Friday, July 7, 2017 9:30 PM
Todd Stone, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure and Minister responsible for Emergency Management BC, this evening announced a provincial state of emergency to ensure a co-ordinated response to the current wildfire situation and to ensure public safety.
Friday, July 7, 2017 1:40 PM
Given current weather conditions, BC Wildfire Service has implemented fire bans across most of the province, to help protect communities, our forests and infrastructure from wildfire.
Thursday, July 6, 2017 1:30 PM
With an exceptionally hot weekend approaching for much of the province, the BC Coroners Service is urging residents and visitors to take extra care when they are near rivers, lakes or the ocean.
Friday, June 30, 2017 10:12 AM
Illicit drug deaths in British Columbia continued to account for an average of more than four deaths each day in the month of May.