Brennan Creek Recreation Site closed for safety reasons
The Brennan Creek Recreation Site on the west shore of Adams Lake is closed to all users until further notice, due to large expanses of soil that have become heavily saturated with moisture.
March illicit drug death numbers
The number of illicit drug deaths in March remained high, with the third-highest number ever for a single month.
Inquest into death of Rhett Patrick Victor Mutch
The BC Coroners Service will hold a public inquest into the death of Rhett Patrick Victor Mutch.
Prescribed burns planned for the Northwest Fire Centre
The BC Wildfire Service is planning to conduct two prescribed burns in the Northwest Fire Centre beginning on April 19, weather permitting.
Statement on public health emergency anniversary
Provincial health officer Dr. Perry Kendall has issued the following statement:
Category 3 open fires prohibited in Cariboo Fire Centre
Effective at noon on Thursday, April 13, 2017, Category 3 open fires will be prohibited throughout the Cariboo Fire Centre to help prevent human-caused wildfires and protect public safety.