Quesnel Cariboo Observer

COVID-19 takes bite out of Quesnel property sales: Board

Property sales in the region are down over $10 million in 2020

  • Aug 10, 2020

 

Quesnel opens loop and bridge after flooding receeds

The Johnston Bridge is now open to traffic from both directions

  • Aug 10, 2020

 

Nominations for Quesnel Business Excellence Awards now open

Awards to be broadcast online Oct. 2, followed by winners parade Oct. 3

  • Aug 9, 2020

 

First Nations youth get hands on archaeological experience

Delving into the ancient past has inspired the future aspirations of four First Nations youth

  • Aug 8, 2020

Quesnel-Hydraulic Road slide threatening livelihoods of local ranchers, residents

Ranchers say cattle cannot get to sale if MOTI does not repair road before fall

  • Aug 7, 2020

DOWN TO EARTH: Shades of uncertainty

Head online to find easy do-it-yourself instructions to your own reusable masks and ear savers

  • Aug 6, 2020

FOREST INK: Private forest land improvement ideas shared

I was recently invited to see some examples of forest stand improvement projects

  • Aug 6, 2020

Still time to participate in Big Brothers Big Sisters Golf for Kids Sake fundraiser

All funds raised will go toward BBBSQ's local programming

  • Aug 6, 2020

City of Quesnel plans staggered approach to reopening West Fraser Centre arenas

Ice will be open to youth groups Sept. 14 in Arena 2, and Sept. 21 in the West Fraser Centre Arena

  • Aug 5, 2020

Maple Drive streetlight project to be put to voters this fall

New streetlights would see additional tax for residents, increased safety for pedestrians

  • Aug 5, 2020

Proposed Quesnel interconnector moves beyond preliminary design stage

MOTI to prepare business case for provincial leaders, showing cost and scope of Highway 97 project

  • Aug 5, 2020

Wells mining camp worker tests positive for COVID-19

A worker at a mining camp tested positive for the coronavirus after leaving the camp.

  • Aug 4, 2020

Drugs, cash seized by Quesnel RCMP during raid on rural property over long weekend

Police seized 507 grams of methamphetamine, 750 ecstasy capsules, 20 grams of cocaine

  • Aug 3, 2020

Fish studies continue on Quesnel Lake six years after Mount Polley Mine breach

Copper concentrations in West Basin sediment remain above concentrations at reference sites

  • Aug 2, 2020

Lhtako Dene Nation seeks to move past tragedy with development of memorial park

Well-known community member George Longe died in 2018

  • Aug 1, 2020

FOREST INK: Methods to maximize the use of forest residual material

Production of biochar can be raked into the soil for restoration of compacted soils

  • Jul 31, 2020

RANCHING MUSINGS: Isolation and connectivity offered on the ranch

Traditional isolation for longer periods of time used to be the hallmark of farming lifestyle

  • Jul 31, 2020

Court approves sale of C&C Wood Products and Westside Logging in Quesnel

The company filed for bankruptcy June 2, 2020 and PricewaterhouseCoppers was appointed receiver

  • Jul 30, 2020

Hang glider rescued after wind gust lands them 25-metres up tree south of Quesnel

Emergency crews were called to the incident at Soda Creek Wednesday, July 29

  • Jul 30, 2020

Increased overdoses in Williams Lake prompt second warning from health authority

Paramedics responded to 11 overdose calls so far in July, 10 in June, five in May

  • Jul 30, 2020