Tara Sprickerhoff

Above and Beyond awards program announced for everyday heroes of wildfire and floods

Nominations open for British Columbians until January.

Ranchers can now apply for $20 million wildfire recovery fund

Funding to help cover costs including transportation during wildfires and crop production

Elephant Hill wildfire now 100 per cent contained

The fire is described by the BC Wildfire Service as under control.

Mop up work being done on the Elephant Hill fire

Crews work at putting out hotspots

Elephant Hill fire under control

Wildire that began July 6 now 100 per cent contained

Sept. 21: Elephant Hill fire 95 per cent contained

‘It’s great news and we’re thrilled that the containment is going up’

Last evacuation alerts lifted in Cariboo and Thompson-Nicola

All clear given and emergency operation centres to shut down

85 per cent containment on Elephant Hill fire

Smoke likely to be visible until the snow flies

Off-road vehicle ban to be lifted Wednesday

Area restrictions remain in effect around larger fires

Rancher helps find cattle in Elephant Hill fire

‘There is nothing that won’t burn’

More South Cariboo residents allowed back home

Remaining order area the last in the Cariboo Regional District

Sept. 8: “Good day today” on Elephant Hill fire

Rain on Elephant Hill fire helps firefighters

Squirrel causes grass fire in 100 Mile House

The fire grew to several meters, stretching across a front and toward a house

Sept 6: Elephant Hill fire challenges crews today

“There were lots of gusts of wind and Mother Nature reminding us that it is hot and dry”

Sept. 4: Elephant Hill fire now estimated at 192,725 hectares

Burn off between Tin Cup Lake and Jim Mountain successful

Sept. 1: Continued activity, but no significant growth today on Elephant Hill fire

Significant winds expected to increase activity tomorrow

Aug 31: “Quieter day” on Elephant Hill fire

Still some growth towards Sheridan Lake

Aug. 30: “Still quite active” along northern flank of Elephant Hill fire

“No significant movement on that that I’m aware of at this time”

Dogs stick with sheep through wildfire

“If only they could talk”