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UPDATE: New wildfire sparked near Lake Country under control

UPDATE: New wildfire sparked near Lake Country under control

BC Wildfire Service reports the fire is an estimated .009 hectares
Widespread tech outage disrupts lives in Canada and across the globe

Widespread tech outage disrupts lives in Canada and across the globe

Bad software upgrade grounded flights, disrupted hospitals and backed up border crossings
More evacuation alerts as wildfire near Ashcroft grows over 5,000 hectares

More evacuation alerts as wildfire near Ashcroft grows over 5,000 hectares

Alerts include areas north of Spences Bridge to Ashcroft
Wildlife group concerned over 603 B.C. black bears put down in 2023

Wildlife group concerned over 603 B.C. black bears put down in 2023

Number a leap up from the eight-year average of 535
UPDATE: Wildfires erupt near Nelson, Slocan Valley, north Kootenay lake

UPDATE: Wildfires erupt near Nelson, Slocan Valley, north Kootenay lake

Information will be updated when available from BC Wildfire Service
Woman ordered to pay ex $450 for Coldplay ticket she thought was a gift

Woman ordered to pay ex $450 for Coldplay ticket she thought was a gift

Civil Resolution Tribunal rules no specific conduct demonstrated to show intent
Massive cross-B.C. move to get steel building to Oak Bay a 'first of its kind'

Massive cross-B.C. move to get steel building to Oak Bay a 'first of its kind'

Trip west required approvals from 2 provincial governments and every community the convoy crossed from Lethbridge to Oak Bay
FireSmart meeting abruptly adjourned by Shetland Creek Wildfire

FireSmart meeting abruptly adjourned by Shetland Creek Wildfire

Damador Paquette said many residents evacuated to Cache Creek as a FireSmart meeting was cut short by wildfire.
Man pleads guilty to manslaughter in fatal Whistler Village stabbing

Man pleads guilty to manslaughter in fatal Whistler Village stabbing

Stabbing occurred after an altercation broke out between two groups in August 2021
Tiny wildfire near Sayward listed as 'under control'

Tiny wildfire near Sayward listed as 'under control'

The suspected cause of the wildfire is listed as started by humans or human activity