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Sept. 14: ‘We are continuing to make really good progress’

Sept. 14: ‘We are continuing to make really good progress’

Area restriction updated
Local News Briefs: Barbecue for first responders will raise funds for fire departments

Local News Briefs: Barbecue for first responders will raise funds for fire departments

Plus badminton, a volleyball tournament, new historic plaques for Ashcroft, and more.
Ashcroft and Cache Creek fire departments make detachment commander an honorary member

Ashcroft and Cache Creek fire departments make detachment commander an honorary member

Ashcroft fire chief Josh White also had a surprise in store.
Numerous TNRD evacuation orders rescinded

Numerous TNRD evacuation orders rescinded

Including South Green Lake (Sept. 12), West of Eagan Lake, Sharpe Lake area and Deadman-Vidette area
More South Cariboo residents allowed back home

More South Cariboo residents allowed back home

Remaining order area the last in the Cariboo Regional District
Sept. 11: Crews scanning for priorities on Elephant Hill fire

Sept. 11: Crews scanning for priorities on Elephant Hill fire

‘That’s always a good sign’
Evacuation alerts near 70 Mile and Highway 97, 99 junction rescinded

Evacuation alerts near 70 Mile and Highway 97, 99 junction rescinded

Update: another Hutchison Lake property downgraded to alert
Sept. 10: Hunters in east flank of Elephant Hill fire concerning

Sept. 10: Hunters in east flank of Elephant Hill fire concerning

Cold temperatures, no night crews
Sept. 9: Some fire behaviour and hand ignitions on Elephant Hill fire despite rain

Sept. 9: Some fire behaviour and hand ignitions on Elephant Hill fire despite rain

Public/hunters asked to respect restrictions
Osprey rescued after falling out of nest in Cowichan Bay

Osprey rescued after falling out of nest in Cowichan Bay

Young bird fell from nest