Carmen Weld

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Williams Lakers finally allowed home after wildfire

Residents return nearly two weeks after blaze prompted evacuation order

  • Jul 27th, 2017 12:00pm

UPDATE: Monte Lake wildfire 30 per cent contained

RCMP on scene say the winds are calm in the area and the highway may open today

  • Jul 26th, 2017 5:45pm

Crime rate jumps nearly seven per cent in Vernon

According to the latest figures released by Statistics Canada, crime is on the rise

  • Jul 26th, 2017 3:10pm

‘Just’ $20M for the most expensive home in the Okanagan

The most expensive home in the Okanagan is listed at just under $20 million

  • Jul 25th, 2017 3:20pm

Evidence in question could determine trial outcome

The man accused of running down a Capital News paper carrier in 2013 was back in court on Monday

  • Jul 25th, 2017 5:30am

UPDATE: Boat sinks on Wood Lake

All aboard were rescued after winds put two boats in distress on Wood Lake

  • Jul 23rd, 2017 8:00pm

Loon Lake waits to go home

Loon Lake residents still wait and wonder when they can go home

  • Jul 21st, 2017 4:15pm

More military on the way to help

150 Canadian Armed Forces members headed to B.C.

  • Jul 20th, 2017 1:55pm

UNDER EVACUATION: The health impacts on evacuees

Evacuees are stressed and emotional while also resilient and strong

  • Jul 19th, 2017 4:00pm

Firefighters threatened with gun

Williams Lake RCMP have arrested one man in the incident

  • Jul 19th, 2017 12:20pm

Air quality improves slightly in some areas

“Smoke concentrations will vary widely as winds, fire behaviour and temperatures change.”

  • Jul 19th, 2017 7:30am

Lotto winner to help wildfire evacuees

“I believe in helping people.”

  • Jul 18th, 2017 11:20am

Smoke fills the air for another day

“Smoke concentrations will vary widely as winds, fire behaviour and temperatures change.”

  • Jul 18th, 2017 7:30am

LIVE from the evacuation zone

Black Press is live from behind the fire lines near Ashcroft

  • Jul 11th, 2017 1:20pm

BREAKING: 100 Mile evacuation to last at least another week

The Evacuation Order will remain in effect for at least seven more days

  • Jul 11th, 2017 12:30pm

No weather relief in sight

As wildfires continue to rage in B.C., there’s no rain relief in sight

  • Jul 11th, 2017 12:00pm

Call line open to find lost loved ones

A call line is available for families whose loved ones have been relocated due to wildfire activity

  • Jul 10th, 2017 5:00pm

WestJet fare break for fire victims

WestJet is offering a 25%-off promo code for those wishing to leave Kelowna, Penticton and Kamloops

  • Jul 10th, 2017 4:30pm

BREAKING: Further evacuation orders issued in Princeton

As of Monday morning, the BC Widlfire Service estimates the Princeton fire at 2,000 hectares

  • Jul 10th, 2017 9:30am

VIDEO: Inside a wildfire

Crews are battling more than 230 blazes, many of which remained uncontained

  • Jul 9th, 2017 12:00pm