Bonaparte River in Cache Creek
Bonaparte River in Cache Creek Image Credit: CFJC Today/Kent Simmonds

Cache Creek braces for more flooding

By Jill Sperling
May 16, 2018 - 4:15pm Updated: May 16, 2018 - 5:36pm

CACHE CREEK, B.C. — The flood waters of Cache Creek have receded, but the village of the same name is bracing itself for more high water. 

At the end of April, Cache Creek breached its banks and flooded the streets of the village, leaving mud and debris strewn across the community. 

Image Credit: CFJC Today

Barnhartvale wildfire a wake-up call for residents as temperatures heat up

By Chad Klassen
May 15, 2018 - 8:46am

KAMLOOPS — A wildfire that sparked on Monday afternoon in Barnhartvale is serving as a wake-up call for residents who say the hot weather in the forecast has worked to dry things up. 

Barnhartvale resident Shawn Reed was shocked to come home to flames that reached as high as 20 feet.