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More than 200 structures were destroyed in TNRD wildfires

More than 200 structures were destroyed in TNRD wildfires

The TNRD has also rescinded all evacuation orders in the district as fire threat diminishes
Ashcroft RCMP police blotter

Ashcroft RCMP police blotter

A vehicle losing control and leaving the road resulted in damage, but no injuries.
Little love for rural B.C. so far from the BC NDP

Little love for rural B.C. so far from the BC NDP

Political correspondent Keith Baldrey also noticed some key items missing from the budget.
Wildfire news briefs: SD74 thanks staff for support of fire camp in Cache Creek

Wildfire news briefs: SD74 thanks staff for support of fire camp in Cache Creek

Plus a loan package for small businesses, Canada Revenue Agency relief, and more.
Change coming to Ashcroft and Clinton transit system

Change coming to Ashcroft and Clinton transit system

The bus will now travel from Ashcroft and Clinton to 100 Mile House once a month.
85 per cent containment on Elephant Hill fire

85 per cent containment on Elephant Hill fire

Smoke likely to be visible until the snow flies
Remaining Thompson-Nicola evacuation orders downgraded

Remaining Thompson-Nicola evacuation orders downgraded

Areas will remain on alert
Sept. 17: Elephant Hill at 70 per cent containment

Sept. 17: Elephant Hill at 70 per cent containment

People will continue to see smoke within the fire perimeter
Pressy, Little Pressy, Hihium and Young Lake to be allowed home on Sept. 16

Pressy, Little Pressy, Hihium and Young Lake to be allowed home on Sept. 16

Meeting scheduled for earlier on Sept. 16
In The Black: Rancher helps find cattle in Elephant Hill fire

In The Black: Rancher helps find cattle in Elephant Hill fire

‘There is nothing that won’t burn’