UPDATE: BC Wildfire crews pull back from Lake Country fire
Fire-fatigued crews in British Columbia are getting more help from the Canadian Armed Forces as 100 military members from the Edmonton garrison arrived in Williams Lake on Saturday morning. The B.C. government requested the extra soldiers, Lt.-Col.
Lake Country Fire Chief Steve Windsor said the fire appears to have started in a shed near the highway. The cause of the fire is not yet known and RCMP are investigating. The BC Wildfire Service crews have been released from the scene while members of
While the smoke and ash are thick in Williams Lake Saturday morning it's clear out west at the Puntzi Lake fire camp says fire information officer Colette Fauchon as she gives an update on fires in the West Chilcotin. Monica Lamb-Yorski; Sat Aug 12th …