Prince George News Last 7 days

Evacuee baby boom

Jul 24, 2017 / 12:41 pm

Emergency officials in Prince George said the number of evacuees has grown slightly because eight babies have been born since their mothers were among those who...

Strong winds forecast

Jul 22, 2017 / 6:13 am

Federal officials visiting wildfire-affected communities in British Columbia are expected to give an update today on the state of the response. Members of a...

Off limits for public safety

Jul 21, 2017 / 8:15 pm

The BC Wildfire Service wants to remind the public that access to Williams Lake, Watson Lake, Lac La Hache and Horse Lake has been restricted since July 14....

Rain slows fires, for now

Jul 20, 2017 / 4:15 pm

Rain is a welcome sight for many Thursday, giving a momentary relief to the current wildfire situation across the province. The area near Williams Lake...

$400K raised for sick mom

Jul 19, 2017 / 8:00 pm

An entire community has rallied around a sick mother of two, raising over $400,000 for a new treatment trial in Seattle. Leah Wiebe, a 29-year-old Terrace...

Man dies shortly after arrest

Jul 19, 2017 / 3:41 pm

The Independent Investigations Office of B.C. has been called to Prince George after a man died about an hour after he was arrested by RCMP. Prince George RCMP...

Threats to kill firefighters

Jul 19, 2017 / 12:20 pm

A firefighter near Williams Lake says he was threatened by a man who took exception to the fire crews' back burning operations. On July 17, a firefighter...

Missing woman safe

Jul 18, 2017 / 10:31 am

An 88-year-old wildfire evacuee from 100 Mile House has been found. Prince George RCMP have issued a news release saying Maria Martha Watt has been located and...

Senior missing in evacuation

Jul 17, 2017 / 5:45 pm

Police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing elderly woman who had been evacuated due to wildfires. Prince George RCMP say 88-year-old Maria...