Carmen Weld

Photos: Fighting a wildfire from above

Photos: Fighting a wildfire from above

Ethan Delichte from Prime Light Media captured stunning photos of aircraft fighting the Joe Rich fire

Photos: Fighting a wildfire from above
Inside a wildfire: Kelowna-area fire sits at 380 hectares

Inside a wildfire: Kelowna-area fire sits at 380 hectares

Flames began shooting up trees around her, ‘I’ve never been this scared in my life’, said Kelowna hiker

Inside a wildfire: Kelowna-area fire sits at 380 hectares
U.S. Powerball jackpot hits $700M

U.S. Powerball jackpot hits $700M

The estimated jackpot for Wednesday night’s Powerball lottery game climbed to $700 million, making it the second-largest in U.S. history

U.S. Powerball jackpot hits $700M
Image pulled from Facebook

Strangers rally for B.C. teen’s birthday surprise

A Vernon teen’s 16th birthday dream came true after a parent’s plea on Facebook for guests

Image pulled from Facebook
Baby dolphin dies after tourists manhandle calf in Spain

Baby dolphin dies after tourists manhandle calf in Spain

“All you want is to photograph and poke, even if the animal suffers from stress.”

Baby dolphin dies after tourists manhandle calf in Spain
Williams Lakers finally allowed home after wildfire

Williams Lakers finally allowed home after wildfire

Residents return nearly two weeks after blaze prompted evacuation order

Williams Lakers finally allowed home after wildfire
Loon Lake waits to go home

Loon Lake waits to go home

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

Loon Lake waits to go home
Forests Minister Doug Donaldson, Premier John Horgan, Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth and North Coast MLA Jennifer Rice, parliamentary secretary for emergency preparedness, speak about the wildfire situation at the B.C. legislature July 19. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)

More military on the way to help

150 Canadian Armed Forces members headed to B.C.

Forests Minister Doug Donaldson, Premier John Horgan, Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth and North Coast MLA Jennifer Rice, parliamentary secretary for emergency preparedness, speak about the wildfire situation at the B.C. legislature July 19. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)
It’s raining in Williams Lake, but not for long

It’s raining in Williams Lake, but not for long

Emergency personnel are getting some short-term relief as rain falls in Williams Lake

It’s raining in Williams Lake, but not for long
A Red Cross worker speaks to an evacuee in Kamloops. Image credit: Greg Sabatino

UNDER EVACUATION: The health impacts on evacuees

Evacuees are stressed and emotional while also resilient and strong

A Red Cross worker speaks to an evacuee in Kamloops. Image credit: Greg Sabatino
Firefighters threatened with gun

Firefighters threatened with gun

Williams Lake RCMP have arrested one man in the incident

Firefighters threatened with gun
Video: Devastating footage from Boston Flats

Video: Devastating footage from Boston Flats

Firefighters do not expect to get a handle on this fire any day soon

Video: Devastating footage from Boston Flats
LIVE from the evacuation zone

LIVE from the evacuation zone

Black Press is live from behind the fire lines near Ashcroft

LIVE from the evacuation zone
BREAKING: 100 Mile evacuation to last at least another week

BREAKING: 100 Mile evacuation to last at least another week

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

BREAKING: 100 Mile evacuation to last at least another week
BREAKING: Further evacuation orders issued in Princeton

BREAKING: Further evacuation orders issued in Princeton

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

BREAKING: Further evacuation orders issued in Princeton
VIDEO: Inside a wildfire

VIDEO: Inside a wildfire

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

VIDEO: Inside a wildfire
LIVE: Horgan speaks on B.C.’s wildfires in Kamloops

LIVE: Horgan speaks on B.C.’s wildfires in Kamloops

Premier-designate John Horgan to meet with evacuees Sunday afternoon

LIVE: Horgan speaks on B.C.’s wildfires in Kamloops
$9.5M winner in B.C.

$9.5M winner in B.C.

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

$9.5M winner in B.C.
Abel Lake Ranch (Submitted by Caroline Brown)

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

Abel Lake Ranch (Submitted by Caroline Brown)
UPDATE: Wildfires continue to engulf areas around Williams Lake

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

UPDATE: Wildfires continue to engulf areas around Williams Lake