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Friday, August 10, 2018 8:43 PM
The BC Wildfire Service is currently responding to multiple wildfires in the Bulkley Fire Zone of the Northwest Fire Centre, including the Torkelsen Lake wildfire.
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 12:21 PM
The BC Wildfire Service is currently responding to 13 wildfires in the Bulkley Fire Zone, within the Northwest Fire Centre.
Sunday, August 5, 2018 4:47 PM
The BC Wildfire Service is currently responding to 25 active fires in the Cassiar fire zone, including the Alkali and Elbow Lake wildfires, which both have evacuation orders.
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 4:45 PM
Due to hot and dry conditions and an increased wildfire risk, the BC Wildfire Service will be prohibiting campfires, Category 2 open burns and Category 3 open burns within the Northwest Fire Centre’s jurisdiction effective at noon on Friday, Aug. 3, 2018.
Monday, July 30, 2018 4:17 PM
Effective immediately, there is an area restriction order for Crown land in the vicinity of the Shovel Lake wildfire, which is burning about 30 kilometres northeast of Burns Lake and about 25 kilometres northwest of Fraser Lake.
Saturday, July 28, 2018 2:20 PM
The BC Wildfire Service is responding to a new fire approximately 25 kilometres northwest of Fraser Lake.
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 3:18 PM
Smoke originating from wildfires burning outside of British Columbia is currently widespread within the Northwest Fire Centre.
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 1:30 PM
Seniors and people with disabilities in Smithers now have access to new affordable and accessible rental homes, as a result of a partnership between the Province, the Town of Smithers and the Dik Tiy Housing Society.
Monday, July 9, 2018 3:00 PM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development, in partnership with the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako, is presenting a series of information sessions about how communities and individuals can prepare for wildfires and reduce wildfire risks.
Monday, June 11, 2018 1:22 PM
Obtaining a permit to cut and collect free firewood on Crown land is easier than ever, now that permit applications can be filled out online.