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Canfor closes Vavenby sawmill

Forest fire situation causes forest company to shut down Vavenby division

VIDEO: Entangled sea lion rescued near Tofino

An adult female Steller sea lion was facing a potentially painful and slow death on Cleland Island.

Skidder crash injures one

A skidder operator suffered possible serious injuries after his vehicle slid and then rolled

  • Jul 20th, 2017

UPDATED: Fire threatens valley’s lifeline

The only power-line into the upper North Thompson Valley threatened by Thuya Lake fire

Premier John Horgan, NDP cabinet get down to work

NDP’s 22-member cabinet includes minister of mental health

  • Jul 18th, 2017
Clearwater Secondary School Grad 2017 - Prom Night


Clearwater Secondary School Grad 2017 - part two of two


Clearwater Secondary School Grad 2017 - part one of two


Raw video of wildfire at Monte Lake
  • 3 hours ago


Airtanker crews at the ready

A look at the people who fight wildfires

Gustafsen fire evacuees settling in in Keremeos

Evacuees from the Gustafsen (100 Mile House) fire have taken refuge at the Elks rodeo grounds.

OPINION: Recent wildfires rekindle memories of past fires

Advance editor Roxanne Hooper was living in the Interior in 2003, when wildfires ravaged Barriere.

Discounted hotel rooms for wildfire evacuees

Coast Hotels offering support to help ease the burden on evacuees

RCMP send 340 officers from B.C. and Alberta to help with wildfires

RCMP say there will be ‘no tolerance for criminal activities’ in fire evacuation zones

Smoky skies warning still in effect

Smoke levels are expected to get serious

Clark announces $100 million in funding for B.C. wildfires

By Adam Williams / Kamloops This Week

  • Jul 9th, 2017