Ashley Wadhwani

posted 98 stories to Barriere Star Journal.
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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: Prince George, Kamloops prepare for long term

Housing, medical care top of list for evacuees with no clear re-entry date in sight

  • Jul 22nd, 2017 9:30am

UNDER EVACUATION: Some stay behind to protect their homes

A look at why those told to leave during an emergency decide to stay inside the evacuation zone

  • Jul 21st, 2017 8:30pm

Mountie caught ‘having a word’ with two pigs

With Williams Lake and 100 Mile House under evacuation, RCMP are getting acquainted with livestock

  • Jul 21st, 2017 10:45am

Canadian Armed Forces on way to Williams Lake

The members will be assisting at checkpoints and supporting RCMP on the ground in Williams Lake

  • Jul 21st, 2017 10:30am

VIDEO: Emergency reception centres open across B.C.

Wildfire evacuees will receive lodging and food at the centres

  • Jul 20th, 2017 6:30pm

Welfare, disability rates to see $100 boost

New rates are $1,133 for a person receiving disability assistance, $710 for income assistance

  • Jul 20th, 2017 1:00pm

UNDER EVACUATION: Couple leaves fate of home in Mother Nature’s hands

Kind gestures help soften the anxiety as evacuees play the waiting game for updates on fire growth

  • Jul 20th, 2017 12:00pm

It’s raining in Williams Lake, but not for long

Emergency personnel are getting some short-term relief as rain falls in Williams Lake

  • Jul 20th, 2017 11:15am

More than 50 illegal fires reported in two days: Coastal Fire Centre

Ignoring a fire ban carries a $1,150 fine

  • Jul 20th, 2017 9:00am

VIDEO: Evacuees fear it could be weeks before they return home

Now very much a waiting game for those displaced in Kamloops, Prince George and the Lower Mainland

  • Jul 18th, 2017 7:00pm

UNDER EVACUATION: Livestock safe, well cared for by volunteers

In Prince George, volunteers are walking, feeding and cleaning up after about 250 evacuated animals

  • Jul 18th, 2017 12:00pm

Calming the chaos with music

A father-son duo are bringing smiles in a tense time to evacuees in Prince George

  • Jul 17th, 2017 8:30am

VIDEO: Red Cross ramps up wildfire relief efforts

The agency is keeping up with the influx of evacuees

  • Jul 16th, 2017 8:00pm

VIDEO: Emergency reception centres open across B.C.

Wildfire evacuees will receive lodging and food at the centres

  • Jul 16th, 2017 6:30pm

Finding the silver lining in an evacuation

The recent evacuations from 150 Mile House, have connected Norma Sure to her daughter and nephew

  • Jul 16th, 2017 1:30pm

Lower Mainland prepares for 13,000 wildfire evacuees

Surrey and Chilliwack have already begun preparations

  • Jul 15th, 2017 10:30pm

BREAKING: Williams Lake is under evacuation

Cariboo Regional District has issued the order due to strong winds creating violent fire activity.

  • Jul 15th, 2017 6:00pm

B.C. wildfire crews prepare for windy weekend

Environment Canada is forecasting a cold front Saturday afternoon

  • Jul 14th, 2017 1:00pm

PHOTOS: Wildfires engulf parts of B.C.

A gallery of photos from around the province as thousands are evacuated from their homes

  • Jul 10th, 2017 3:00pm