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Motorized vehicles ban extended for Elephant Hill and Allie Lake fire areas

This is an attempt to support the restoration and recovery efforts in the area

Highway 97 reopened at 70 Mile House after closure

A vehicle incident caused the closure

Santo Talarico elected as mayor of Cache Creek

Santo Talarico beats out John Ranta with 230 votes against 204

Susan Swan elected as mayor of Clinton

The difference between the race for mayor was only one vote.

Barbara Roden elected mayor of Ashcroft

She received 43.1 per cent of the vote

Photo of BC Wildfire Service unit gets thousands of reactions on Facebook

The BC Wildfire Service’s Stormriders have been battling the Shovel Lake wildfire

Highway 97 reopened to single lane traffic after mudslide

Alternate routes are through Highways 1, 5 and 24

Allie Lake wildfire 100 per cent contained

Area restriction order still in place

All campfires and open burning banned in Cache Creek

Ban will remain in effect until further notice

Evacuation order and alert lifted for Allie Lake fire area

Imminent threat to lives or property diminished

UPDATE: More accurate mapping puts Allie Lake wildfire estimate at 2,700 hectares

‘We’re putting in guards and hoping to contain it soon’

Allie Lake wildfire still out of control at 2,200 hectares

112 firefighting personnel and 10 helicopters are tackling the flames

70-year-old B.C. woman completes goal of donating kidney

“It was something I really wanted to accomplish in my life”

2 dogs die in attacks as deep snow pushes B.C. cougars out of Cariboo forests

Conservation Office fielding three to five calls a week in the Cariboo due to deep snow

Petition gets 5,000 signatures and counting

Petition against 8 Peaks proposal in Blue River still gaining traction