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Evacuation alert issued as North Okanagan wildfire grows

Evacuation alert issued as North Okanagan wildfire grows

The Regional District of North Okanagan issued the alert Friday night based on recommendation of BC Wildfire Service
UPDATED: Highway 6 closed, Silverton put on evac alert

UPDATED: Highway 6 closed, Silverton put on evac alert

Residents should be ready to leave at a moment’s notice
26 care home residents moved from Ashcroft due to wildfire threat

26 care home residents moved from Ashcroft due to wildfire threat

Interior Health has moved long-term care, assisted living residents to alternate location
B.C. teen found dead in Surrey; homicide police investigating

B.C. teen found dead in Surrey; homicide police investigating

Teenager reported missing day before
B.C. Interior residents ready to go as rapidly growing wildfire threatens

B.C. Interior residents ready to go as rapidly growing wildfire threatens

Out-of-control Shetland Creek wildfire B.C.’s only ‘wildfire of note’ but 270 are burning
Province to sample for wildlife disease in East Kootenay urban deer

Province to sample for wildlife disease in East Kootenay urban deer

Province will test for presence of wildlife disease in Cranbrook, Kimberley urban deer populations this fall
Evacuation order issued, rest of Ashcroft on alert as wildfire grows

Evacuation order issued, rest of Ashcroft on alert as wildfire grows

Properties along Highway 1 on evacuation order and alert, while entire Village of Ashcroft now on evacuation alert
Global IT outage disrupts B.C. health services, may delay family benefit

Global IT outage disrupts B.C. health services, may delay family benefit

Outage has not affected the province's emergency services like police, ambulance and fire, premier says
UPDATE: Progress made on North Okanagan wildfires

UPDATE: Progress made on North Okanagan wildfires

All fires were discovered after 11 a.m. Thursday and are .009 hectares in size
B.C. woman found guilty of killing and dismembering her ex-boyfriend

B.C. woman found guilty of killing and dismembering her ex-boyfriend

Paris Jayanne Laroche found guilty of lesser charge of second-degree murder