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Friday, July 28, 2017 11:02 AM
Although fire activity increased on many wildfires in the Cariboo Fire Centre on July 26 and July 27, 2017, fires in the Williams Lake area have not grown substantially in the last few days.
Thursday, July 27, 2017 5:40 PM
A wind warning has been issued for the Cariboo Fire Centre by weather forecasters working for the BC Wildfire Service.
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 3:02 PM
After several days of favourable weather for firefighting, weather conditions are worsening in the Cariboo Fire Centre. An increase in fire behaviour and wildfire growth is expected.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 10:41 AM
BC Wildfire Service crews are continuing their efforts to supress a wildfire burning about five kilometres south of Pantage Lake and 40 kilometres northwest of Quesnel.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 1:41 PM
Effective at noon on Thursday, April 13, 2017, Category 3 open fires will be prohibited throughout the Cariboo Fire Centre to help prevent human-caused wildfires and protect public safety.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 7:19 AM
The B.C. government is providing a total of $232,000 to two local organizations to help manage invasive plants in the Cariboo region.
Monday, December 12, 2016 3:04 PM
Residents of the Williams Lake area will see helicopters in the air this week as the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations implements its treatment plan to minimize the spread of Douglas-fir bark beetles on Crown land through selective heli-logging.
Friday, September 23, 2016 2:45 PM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations plans to conduct a series of prescribed burns at sites west and south of Williams Lake between Sept. 27 and Nov. 11, 2016, weather conditions permitting.
Thursday, August 25, 2016 3:53 PM
The BC Wildfire Service is urging the public to adhere to all open burning regulations and be more diligent with their campfire use.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 1:30 PM
Effective Monday, July 11, 2016 through Friday, Sept. 2, 2016, the Black Creek-Bosk Lake Forest Service Road (FSR) (500 Road) will be closed at the 0.5 kilometre mark to allow for the replacement of a bridge over the Horsefly River.