Carmen Weld

posted 57 stories to Aldergrove Star.
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Williams Lakers finally allowed home after wildfire

Residents return nearly two weeks after blaze prompted evacuation order

  • Jul 27th, 2017 12:00pm

Loon Lake waits to go home

Loon Lake residents still wait and wonder when they can go home

  • Jul 21st, 2017 4:15pm

More military on the way to help

150 Canadian Armed Forces members headed to B.C.

  • Jul 20th, 2017 1:55pm

UNDER EVACUATION: The health impacts on evacuees

Evacuees are stressed and emotional while also resilient and strong

  • Jul 19th, 2017 4:00pm

Firefighters threatened with gun

Williams Lake RCMP have arrested one man in the incident

  • Jul 19th, 2017 12:20pm

Lotto winner to help wildfire evacuees

“I believe in helping people.”

  • Jul 18th, 2017 11:20am

LIVE from the evacuation zone

Black Press is live from behind the fire lines near Ashcroft

  • Jul 11th, 2017 1:20pm

BREAKING: 100 Mile evacuation to last at least another week

The Evacuation Order will remain in effect for at least seven more days

  • Jul 11th, 2017 12:30pm

No weather relief in sight

As wildfires continue to rage in B.C., there’s no rain relief in sight

  • Jul 11th, 2017 12:00pm

Call line open to find lost loved ones

A call line is available for families whose loved ones have been relocated due to wildfire activity

  • Jul 10th, 2017 5:00pm

WestJet fare break for fire victims

WestJet is offering a 25%-off promo code for those wishing to leave Kelowna, Penticton and Kamloops

  • Jul 10th, 2017 4:30pm

BREAKING: Further evacuation orders issued in Princeton

As of Monday morning, the BC Widlfire Service estimates the Princeton fire at 2,000 hectares

  • Jul 10th, 2017 9:30am

VIDEO: Inside a wildfire

Crews are battling more than 230 blazes, many of which remained uncontained

  • Jul 9th, 2017 12:00pm

$9.5M winner in B.C.

Someone in B.C. has won $9.5 million dollars in the 649 Saturday draw

  • Jul 9th, 2017 8:30am

UPDATE: Ashcroft wildfire sits at 4,200 hectares

Cache creek remains on a local state of emergency, while Ashcroft remains on an evacuation alert

  • Jul 8th, 2017 5:00pm

UPDATE: Gustafsen wildfire holds steady at 3,200 hectares

Evacuation remain in effect for 103 Mile, 108 Mile, 105 Mile and the western part of Lac la Hache

  • Jul 8th, 2017 4:30pm

UPDATE: Wildfires continue to engulf areas around Williams Lake

The biggest fire to note is near Sugarcane, north of Chief William burning at 2,000 hectares

  • Jul 8th, 2017 4:30pm

The Princeton fire in photos

Images captured over the last day of the Princeton fire that continues to grow in size

  • Jul 8th, 2017 9:30am

UPDATE: Smoky Skies Advisory issued

“Smoke concentrations will vary widely as winds, fire behaviour and temperatures change,” says IHA.

  • Jul 8th, 2017 9:30am

Provincial state of emergency declared

Today alone there have been 56 new wildfire starts throughout the province

  • Jul 7th, 2017 9:30pm