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Tuesday, July 11, 2017 3:00 PM
The first of 310 firefighting personnel from other Canadian agencies began arriving in British Columbia on Sunday, July 9, 2017, to help the BC Wildfire Service get the upper hand on the 225 wildfires that are burning in the province.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 11:00 AM
Members of the public are advised that Branch 4 of Maggie Lake Forest Service Road, about 10 kilometres northwest of Ucluelet, will be closed July 17 - July 23, 2017, in the interest of public safety, to allow for the replacement of major culverts.
Monday, July 10, 2017 2:52 PM
The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a male whose remains were found near Hardy Mountain near Grand Forks in June 2017.
Monday, July 10, 2017 12:08 PM
British Columbians looking for a way to support those impacted by the wildfires burning in various areas of the province can now do so by providing a donation at any BC Liquor Store.
Monday, July 10, 2017 10:24 AM
Effective at 8 a.m. on Monday, July 10, 2017, all open fires (including campfires) will be prohibited throughout the Northwest Fire Centre’s jurisdiction to help prevent human-caused wildfires and protect public safety.
Monday, July 10, 2017 8:20 AM
Effective at 8 a.m. on Monday, July 10, 2017, all open fires (including campfires) are prohibited throughout the Prince George Fire Centre’s jurisdiction to help prevent human-caused wildfires and protect public safety.
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.
Sunday, July 9, 2017 3:04 PM
The BC Wildfire Service is responding to five new wildfires about 32 kilometres northeast of Granisle and 125 kilometres northwest of Fort St. James.
Sunday, July 9, 2017 11:50 AM
Premier Christy Clark has issued the following statement regarding the current wildfire activity in British Columbia:
Saturday, July 8, 2017 9:33 PM
In an effort to protect public safety, BC Parks, in co-ordination with the BC Wildfire Service, will close Wells Gray Provincial Park effective 8 a.m. on Sunday, July 9, 2017.