Update: Crews mopping up fire in Lake Country

Update: Crews mopping up fire in Lake Country
Puntzi Lake fire information officer provides update
Lake Country Fire Chief Steve Windsor says there are conflicting eye witness accounts on how a grass fire was ignited along Highway 97 this evening. The fire broke out on the east side of the highway near Lodge Road, an initial grass fire that was

BC Wildfire Service has reported that one of the two crews and both helicopters are no longer needed on the Lake Country Fire. One crew is still on site assisting the Lake Country Fire Department but is expected to finish by Saturday evening. An on …

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 …

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