Monica Lamb-Yorski

As of Oct. 29, 1,528 mail-in ballots have been received at the Elections BC District office in Williams Lake. (Black Press file image)

Mail-in ballots received by Elections BC in Williams Lake

They will be counted on Nov. 6

As of Oct. 29, 1,528 mail-in ballots have been received at the Elections BC District office in Williams Lake. (Black Press file image)
Williams Lake city council said during Tuesday’s committee of the whole meeting it does not want the man arrested in the city Sunday, Oct. 26 after a high-speed chase released into the community. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

‘We want to go on record protecting our community’: Williams Lake Coun. Scott Nelson

Leaders do not want high-speed chase suspect released into community

Williams Lake city council said during Tuesday’s committee of the whole meeting it does not want the man arrested in the city Sunday, Oct. 26 after a high-speed chase released into the community. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
One person was killed in a two-vehicle crash south of Williams Lake on Highway 97 Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020. (Photo submitted)

Highway 97 crash south of Williams Lake claims one life

Road conditions at the time were slippery and covered with slush: RCMP

One person was killed in a two-vehicle crash south of Williams Lake on Highway 97 Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020. (Photo submitted)
Youth across B.C. took part in the Student Vote. In Cariboo Chilcotin BC Green Party David Laing got the most votes and in Cariboo North BC NDP Party Scott Elliott emerged the winner.  (Student Vote photo)

BC Student Vote 2020: Green Party wins Cariboo Chilcotin, NDP wins Cariboo North

Student vote for Cariboo ridings has different outcomes than general voting

Youth across B.C. took part in the Student Vote. In Cariboo Chilcotin BC Green Party David Laing got the most votes and in Cariboo North BC NDP Party Scott Elliott emerged the winner.  (Student Vote photo)
Dawson Road Maintenance was out sanding in Russett Bluff Tuesday morning. A freezing rain warning is in effect for the Cariboo south, including Williams Lake. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Freezing rain warning in effect for Cariboo south, including Williams Lake

Area roads have slushy, slippery conditions

Dawson Road Maintenance was out sanding in Russett Bluff Tuesday morning. A freezing rain warning is in effect for the Cariboo south, including Williams Lake. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
16 BC Wildfire Service firefighters who tested positive for COVID-19 after being deployed to California are staying in Richmond, B.C. at a quarantine facility. (BC Wildfire Service file photo)

16 BC Wildfire Service firefighters returning from U.S. test positive for COVID-19

They are all quarantining in Richmond, B.C.

16 BC Wildfire Service firefighters who tested positive for COVID-19 after being deployed to California are staying in Richmond, B.C. at a quarantine facility. (BC Wildfire Service file photo)
DriveBC is describing Highway 20 as having slippery sections from Williams Lake to Anahim Lake. Motorists heading west can also expect major delays due to congestion in both directions as a result of a vehicle incident between Bayliff Road and Stum Lake Road. (Photo submitted)

Freezing rain travel advisory issued for Highway 97 from 150 Mile House to Loon Lake Road

Winter storm warning also issued for north Cariboo

DriveBC is describing Highway 20 as having slippery sections from Williams Lake to Anahim Lake. Motorists heading west can also expect major delays due to congestion in both directions as a result of a vehicle incident between Bayliff Road and Stum Lake Road. (Photo submitted)
School District 27 will be hosting a virtual town hall with Interior Health Authority on Wednesday, Oct. 28. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

SD27, Interior Health hosting virtual town hall

It will be the second session to give parents an update

School District 27 will be hosting a virtual town hall with Interior Health Authority on Wednesday, Oct. 28. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
During the Tuesday, Oct. 20 regular council meeting, New Horizons Society for Autism and Special Needs directors Betty Turatus (left) and Crystal Turatus give city council an update on plans to use the Elks Hall as a childcare centre. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

New Horizons Society for Autism eyes Elks Hall for childcare centre

The society asked city council for a letter of support for a grant

During the Tuesday, Oct. 20 regular council meeting, New Horizons Society for Autism and Special Needs directors Betty Turatus (left) and Crystal Turatus give city council an update on plans to use the Elks Hall as a childcare centre. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Grizzly bear sightings are up in the Likely area this year. (Ivan Hardwick photo)

COS says grizzly bear sightings up in the Likely area

Two grizzly bear siblings were moved a short distance away from Likely

Grizzly bear sightings are up in the Likely area this year. (Ivan Hardwick photo)
Allan Roofing owner Dean Allan was born and raised in Williams Lake. (Photo submitted)

Spotlight on Business 2020: Allan Roofing

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Allan Roofing owner Dean Allan was born and raised in Williams Lake. (Photo submitted)
Allcraft Kitchens En’ Counters owner Jim O’Neill, officer manager Sandi Jessee, cabinet builders and installers Mike Borgfjord and Hayden Dahlman. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Allcraft Kitchens En’ Counters owner Jim O’Neill, officer manager Sandi Jessee, cabinet builders and installers Mike Borgfjord and Hayden Dahlman. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Bill and Cheryl Brown of Cariboo Water. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Spotlight on Business 2020: Cariboo Water

Sponsored content

Bill and Cheryl Brown of Cariboo Water. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
D&D Passports offers a large collection of crystals. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
D&D Passports offers a large collection of crystals. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Fox Mountain Urban Upcycle owner Sheri Marsh has seen her new business grow since opening in December 2019. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)Sheri Marsh (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Fox Mountain Urban Upcycle owner Sheri Marsh has seen her new business grow since opening in December 2019. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)Sheri Marsh (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Cindy Chappell opened The Bean Counter Bistro in April 2010. (Photo submitted)
Cindy Chappell opened The Bean Counter Bistro in April 2010. (Photo submitted)
Brian Sawyer has enjoyed turning his business into a full-time music store. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Brian Sawyer has enjoyed turning his business into a full-time music store. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
The Heeler offers an array of unique items including Sid Dickens tiles. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Spotlight on Business 2020: The Heeler

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The Heeler offers an array of unique items including Sid Dickens tiles. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
DriveBC webcam shot of Highway 20 near Anahim Lake Friday, Oct. 23 at 11:30 a.m. shows snow-covered roads. A travel advisory is in effect. (DriveBC webcam image)

Travel advisory in effect for Highway 20 from Williams Lake west to Firvale

Winter driving conditions continue to have an impact

DriveBC webcam shot of Highway 20 near Anahim Lake Friday, Oct. 23 at 11:30 a.m. shows snow-covered roads. A travel advisory is in effect. (DriveBC webcam image)
DriveBC webcam shot of Highway 20 near Anahim Lake Friday, Oct. 23 at 11:30 a.m. shows snow-covered roads. A travel advisory is in effect. (DriveBC webcam image)

Travel advisory in effect for Highway 20 from Williams Lake west to Firvale

Winter driving conditions continue to have an impact

DriveBC webcam shot of Highway 20 near Anahim Lake Friday, Oct. 23 at 11:30 a.m. shows snow-covered roads. A travel advisory is in effect. (DriveBC webcam image)