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Wildfire grows near Coal River

Wildfire grows near Coal River

Considered out of control, the blaze is burning about a kilometre south of Hwy. 97
HeART Walk 2022 a regional effort

HeART Walk 2022 a regional effort

Fort St. John, Dawson Creek, Chetwynd, Fort Nelson and Hudson’s Hope will be taking part in HeART Walk this year, bringing local artists together to create art installations for their communities.  
Northeast B.C. geothermal project enters testing phase

Northeast B.C. geothermal project enters testing phase

Testing for commercial viability will determine next steps of Fort Nelson First Nation's proposed Tu Deh-Kah power plant.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning ended; watch still in effect for North Peace

Severe Thunderstorm Warning ended; watch still in effect for North Peace

Watch: conditions are still favourable for severe thunderstorms
Flood Watch, now High Streamflow Advisory for Liard

Flood Watch, now High Streamflow Advisory for Liard

Flows and levels on rivers and tributaries in the region have eased in the last week
Rain, rain on the way

Rain, rain on the way

Up to 70 mm expected in areas around Fort Nelson, Muncho Lake
Wildfire service monitoring out of control fire near Dall Lake

Wildfire service monitoring out of control fire near Dall Lake

Out of control fire discovered June 17 has grown to 227 hectares, but no suppression actions currently planned, says BC Wildfire Service.
Rivers Forecast Centre lowers Flood Warning to Flood Watch for Liard

Rivers Forecast Centre lowers Flood Warning to Flood Watch for Liard

Significant forecasted rain could easily push status back up
Flood Watch eased to High Streamflow Advisory for Peace

Flood Watch eased to High Streamflow Advisory for Peace

Rivers could still rise depending on local precipitation
UPDATE: Flood Watch issued for BC Peace

UPDATE: Flood Watch issued for BC Peace

Up to 60 millimetres of rain could fall in some areas