Monica Lamb-Yorski

New affordable housing unit in the works for Williams Lake

Williams Lake Association for Community Living executive director confident the issue of parking can be resolved for a proposed new housing unit downtown.

Chamber Chatter: Skeena MLA Ellis Ross to address members

Official opposition critic for natural gas and petroleum resources from the Skeena riding will address the chamber this week.

EDITORIAL: A community approach to crime prevention

Recently the Integrated Community Safety Initiative (ICSI) steering committee announced grant funding for projects that reduce crime or make communities in the Cariboo Chilcotin safer.

Nice sunrise greets morning commuters

As the amount of daylight inches longer each day, the Williams Lake area enjoys more sunrises and sunsets during commuting hours.

Chilcotin receives large dump of snow

The snowstorm that fell in B.C. over the weekend also impacted areas in the Chilcotin

Enrolment numbers up at TRU Williams Lake

More domestic students are taking courses at the university in Williams Lake

New chief for Alexis Creek First Nation

After serving 14 years on band council, Otis Guichon Sr. has been elected chief of his community west of Williams Lake.

Funding for crime reduction and community safety projects announced for Williams Lake area

The Integrated Community Safety Initiative steering committee has announced funding up to $10,000 for projects in the Cariboo Chilcotin.

Slippery sections or compact snow along Highways 97 and 20

Highway 1 remains closed in both directions six kilometres east of Spences Bridge

Wilkinson meets with Liberals in the Cariboo

BC Liberal leadership candidate Andrew Wilkinson is in Williams Lake Friday

World’s fastest log car made in B.C. sells for $350,000 US

Pioneer Cedar Rocket auctioned off three times at Barrett-Jackson Co., netting $350,000 US for veterans

World’s fastest log car made in B.C. sells for $350,000 US

Cedar Rocket auctioned off three times at Barrett-Jackson Co., netting $350,000 US for veterans

Locals happy to see bench reinstalled in bus shelter

A City worker was busy welding the bench back in place in the bus shelter near Save-On-Foods Thursday.

Two charged in New Year’s day robbery and assault in Williams Lake

Williams Lake RCMP said they have charged two people in connection with a New Year's day robbery and assault outside a local convenience store.

Tipping fees on the rise for 2018 and 2019

Two tipping fee rate increases for the Central Cariboo Transfer Station have been approved by the Cariboo Regional District (CRD) board.

VIDEO: Williams Lake city councillors commit to overdose response training

A presentation by the Boys and Girls Club's harm reduction co-ordinator and the RCMP has Williams Lake city council wanting to be proactive.

Williams Lake’s online budget feedback tool activated

The city of Williams Lake is increasing its community engagement on the budget process with a new interactive budget tool.

GI outbreak at Seniors Village almost under control

A gastrointestinal illness that broke out at the end of December at a seniors residential care facility in Williams Lake is down to one case as of Jan. 11.

Snow removal under budget for 2017

Williams Lake director of municipal services says the city's snow removal budget for 2017 will be between $650,000 to $700,000.

Motorist killed after logging truck jackknifes near Lac La Hache

A man in his 50s was killed Wednesday in a collision that shut down Highway 97 for several hours