Tara Sprickerhoff

posted 29 stories to Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal.
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Aug. 19: Elephant Hill fire now 25 per cent contained

Fire stayed within control lines on all flanks of fire today

  • Aug 19th, 2017 11:35am

Bonaparte, Criss Creek evacuation order downgraded

Area remains on alert

  • Aug 16th, 2017 8:10pm

Governments consider help for B.C. ranchers, farmers

Assessments being conducted on what is needed for agriculture sector

  • Aug 16th, 2017 3:15pm

Aug. 15: TNRD working to access areas recently affected by Elephant Hill fire

Fire saw limited growth throughout the day

  • Aug 15th, 2017 10:30am

Aug. 11: Smoke today due to change in wind direction

“We are going to start seeing a lot of fire activity.”

  • Aug 11th, 2017 10:00am

Aug. 9: No movement on northern flank of Elephant Hill fire

“It was far too smokey to do any burning”

  • Aug 9th, 2017 1:00pm

Aug 8: “Surprise” flare-up on Ashcroft section of Elephant Hill fire

Burn off south east of Young Lake did not happen

  • Aug 8th, 2017 10:30am

Aug. 7: Some challenges on south west flank of Elephant Hill fire today

Fire now estimated at 117,170 hectares

  • Aug 7th, 2017 10:40am

Aug 4: Southern flanks a challenge on Elephant Hill fire today

Fire has not crossed Highway 1 or Highway 99

  • Aug 4th, 2017 5:00pm

Evacuations ordered for area to the south west of Clinton

Evacuation routes through Highway 24 and Highway 1

  • Aug 2nd, 2017 4:20pm

Aug. 1: Clinton, Chasm Mill remain secure

Guards put in on northern flank of Elephant Hill fire

  • Aug 1st, 2017 11:20am

Late night knocks on the door in 70 Mile

“It’s amazing how unnerving it is. You feel powerless.”

  • Jul 30th, 2017 12:30pm

New alert issued for Bonaparte, Eagan and Machete Lakes

Alert remains in place for area south of Highway 24

  • Jul 30th, 2017 1:30am

Evacuations north east of Clinton

Village of Clinton remains on alert.

  • Jul 25th, 2017 10:50am

Increased resources on fire

  • Jul 25th, 2017 10:30am

July 24: Elephant Hill fire perimeter mapped at 61,499 hectares

Crews and aerial support work on hotspots from yesterday’s winds

  • Jul 24th, 2017 5:00pm

July 23: Small flare ups but no significant growth on Elephant Hill fire

Tomorrow will be an assessment day

  • Jul 23rd, 2017 9:30pm

Evacuation order lifted for 100 Mile House and South Cariboo

The evacuation orders in the area have been downgraded to alerts

  • Jul 22nd, 2017 2:00pm

UNDER EVACUATION: 100 Mile seeks advice from Fort McMurray

100 Mile House prepares its re-entry plan as the closest to return in Cariboo

  • Jul 20th, 2017 5:00pm

The ‘Postmen’ ship supplies to communities impacted by wildfires

Donations come from around B.C. and Alberta

  • Jul 19th, 2017 4:45pm