Cariboo Region

Image Credit: Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations

Province closes off Elephant Hill, Allie Lake fire footprints to off-road vehicles

By James Peters
December 19, 2018 - 9:17am

CACHE CREEK, B.C. — The B.C. government has announced it will close off a large portion of the Interior to off-road vehicle use, effective January 1, 2019.

The areas affected are those scorched by the Elephant Hill wildfire in 2017 and the Allie Lake wildfire earlier this year.

Horsefly River
Horsefly River Image Credit: Contributed / Marc McPherson

CRD calls byelection after director-elect falls ill

By CKPGToday / James Peters
December 10, 2018 - 3:30pm

WILLIAMS LAKE — A byelection will be held in the spring for the Electoral Area F Director in the Cariboo Regional District. 

Electoral Area F Director-Elect, Conrad Turcotte, was unable to take his oath of office by the December 7th deadline following the October 20th election.