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A flipped truck has closed Chimney Lake Road Sunday afternoon (Oct. 25)(Photo submitted)

Update: One lane open on Chimney Lake Road after truck crash

A garbage truck was across the road

A flipped truck has closed Chimney Lake Road Sunday afternoon (Oct. 25)(Photo submitted)
A police pursuit ended with an arrest in Williams Lake on Highway 97 Sunday afternoon. (Facebook video screenshot)

Video catches police pursuit that ends with man kicked, punched in Williams Lake

A video of the arrest is getting widely shared on social media

A police pursuit ended with an arrest in Williams Lake on Highway 97 Sunday afternoon. (Facebook video screenshot)
Cariboo Chilcotin BC Liberals co-campaign manager Bryan Withage, Cariboo Chilcotin BC Liberals candidate Lorne Doerkson and his longtime partner Shelley Wiese await the results of the 2020 provincial election in Williams Lake. (Angie Mindus photo)

ELECTION 2020: Preliminary results show Lorne Doerkson elected in Cariboo Chilcotin

Doerkson will keep the BC Liberals seat in the riding

Cariboo Chilcotin BC Liberals co-campaign manager Bryan Withage, Cariboo Chilcotin BC Liberals candidate Lorne Doerkson and his longtime partner Shelley Wiese await the results of the 2020 provincial election in Williams Lake. (Angie Mindus photo)
Roads are slick Friday morning (Oct. 23) due to fresh snow. (Brad Ivany photos)

Snowfall warning in place for Chilcotin as snow wreaks havoc on roads around Williams Lake

Motorists are reporting multiple crashes around the city

Roads are slick Friday morning (Oct. 23) due to fresh snow. (Brad Ivany photos)
CH-149 Cormorant helicopters may be part of night training exercises in the Chilcotin this month. (Canadian Armed Forces photo)

442 Transport and Rescue Squadron to hold night training in the Chilcotin

The public may see flares and search and rescue technicians parachuting to the ground

CH-149 Cormorant helicopters may be part of night training exercises in the Chilcotin this month. (Canadian Armed Forces photo)
100 Mile Conservation officer Joel Kline gingerly holds an injured but very much alive bald eagle after extracting him from a motorist’s minivan. (Photo submitted)

Motorist pulls into B.C. RCMP detachment after roadkill eagle comes back to life in minivan

The driver believed the bird to be dead and not unconscious as it turned out to be

100 Mile Conservation officer Joel Kline gingerly holds an injured but very much alive bald eagle after extracting him from a motorist’s minivan. (Photo submitted)
Natalie Anderson of Dog N Suds Restaurant. (Angie Mindus photo)
Natalie Anderson of Dog N Suds Restaurant. (Angie Mindus photo)
Steve Margetts and Pam Lussier of Margetts Meats. (Angie Mindus photo)
Steve Margetts and Pam Lussier of Margetts Meats. (Angie Mindus photo)
Sandtronic Business Systems Ltd. owner Ingolf Sandberg (right) and his son, Andrew Sandberg. (Greg Sabatino photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Sandtronic Business Systems Ltd. owner Ingolf Sandberg (right) and his son, Andrew Sandberg. (Greg Sabatino photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
The Christmas Market at the Station House Gallery will open Nov. 9 this year. (Williams Lake Tribune file photo)
The Christmas Market at the Station House Gallery will open Nov. 9 this year. (Williams Lake Tribune file photo)
Melanie Ablitt of Walk-Rite Shoe Store (Angie Mindus photo)
Melanie Ablitt of Walk-Rite Shoe Store (Angie Mindus photo)
Dr. Rudy Wassenaar of Williams Lake Smiles (Angie Mindus photo)
Dr. Rudy Wassenaar of Williams Lake Smiles (Angie Mindus photo)
Representatives from Williams Lake Minor Hockey Association are on the Williams Lake City Council meeting agenda to discuss concerns surrounding Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex’s policy to no longer allow spectators at its indoor ice arenas. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Update: Williams Lake city council rescinds no-spectator policy for hockey

WLMHA, city staff and council will meet Thursday to iron out details

Representatives from Williams Lake Minor Hockey Association are on the Williams Lake City Council meeting agenda to discuss concerns surrounding Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex’s policy to no longer allow spectators at its indoor ice arenas. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
A 34-year-old man was treated for a gunshot wound in Williams Lake Monday, Oct 19, 2020. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake man treated for gunshot wound after accidental shooting: RCMP

Police are reminding residents to ensure firearms are not loaded when handling them

A 34-year-old man was treated for a gunshot wound in Williams Lake Monday, Oct 19, 2020. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
The log church at Konni Lake in May 2018, photographed by Angie Mindus. Inset photo taken Oct. 11, 2020 by Chief Jimmy Lulua just hours after it was destroyed by fire.

Arson fire claims historic log church at Konni Lake in the Nemiah Valley

Xeni Gwet'in chief surprised, disappointed by the loss

The log church at Konni Lake in May 2018, photographed by Angie Mindus. Inset photo taken Oct. 11, 2020 by Chief Jimmy Lulua just hours after it was destroyed by fire.
Unit sales in the region covered by the BC Northern Real Estate Board grew by 32 per cent in the third quarter year-over-year. (Black Press Media file photo)

Low mortgage rates, pent-up demand makes third quarter property sales soar in northern B.C.

Williams Lake, Quesnel and 100 Mile House all see value increases

Unit sales in the region covered by the BC Northern Real Estate Board grew by 32 per cent in the third quarter year-over-year. (Black Press Media file photo)
RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)

UPDATE: Missing senior found safe west of Williams Lake

Alexis Creek and Tsilhqot'in National Government rangers searching for Randy Hiebert

RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)
RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)

Stolen truck recovered of north Williams Lake

The vehicle was taken Sept. 29 or 30

RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)
RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)

RCMP search for suspects in bold break and enter north of Williams Lake

Victim was home when suspect entered the home

RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)
Work is moving ahead on the lakecity’s latest mural after Williams Lake First Nation council voted unanimously to pick up the remaining $5,000 tab for the project when Williams Lake City Council deferred their decision to fund it after questioning whether they approved of the image. The mural project is led by Downtown Williams Lake, which is also funding $5,000 for the project. Pictured from left are: artist Jazmyn Lyons, Downtown Williams Lake’s Jordan Davis, artists Sarah Sigurdson and Tiffany Jorgensen (above on scaffolding), WLFN councillors Shae Chelsea and Shawna Philbrick and artist Brittany Murphy (miss- ing from picture is artist Mandee Bealleau). The mural will depicted whales circling over a burned forest with hot air balloons floating by. It will be painted on the building where Williams Lake Drycleaners and Laundromat is located and visible from Oliver Street. (Photo submitted)

Downtown Williams Lake whale mural goes ahead without blessing of city council

Williams Lake First Nation steps up to fund City's portion of the cost

Work is moving ahead on the lakecity’s latest mural after Williams Lake First Nation council voted unanimously to pick up the remaining $5,000 tab for the project when Williams Lake City Council deferred their decision to fund it after questioning whether they approved of the image. The mural project is led by Downtown Williams Lake, which is also funding $5,000 for the project. Pictured from left are: artist Jazmyn Lyons, Downtown Williams Lake’s Jordan Davis, artists Sarah Sigurdson and Tiffany Jorgensen (above on scaffolding), WLFN councillors Shae Chelsea and Shawna Philbrick and artist Brittany Murphy (miss- ing from picture is artist Mandee Bealleau). The mural will depicted whales circling over a burned forest with hot air balloons floating by. It will be painted on the building where Williams Lake Drycleaners and Laundromat is located and visible from Oliver Street. (Photo submitted)