Katya Slepian

An interactive map of B.C. wildfire conditions. (Neil Johnston)

Interactive map paints B.C. wildfire picture

Vancouver man combines wildfires, tweets and road closures

An interactive map of B.C. wildfire conditions. (Neil Johnston)
An emergency reception centre in B.C.’s interior. (Momikara/Twitter)

Wildfire evacuees frustrated with Red Cross waits

Red Cross says first cash assistance packages came out yesterday

An emergency reception centre in B.C.’s interior. (Momikara/Twitter)
A photo taken by a BC Wildfire Service member this weekend. Image credit/@BCGovFireInfo                                (BC Wildfire Service)

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Lower Mainland firefighters help in interior, Cloverdale residents wants to do more to help and more

A photo taken by a BC Wildfire Service member this weekend. Image credit/@BCGovFireInfo                                (BC Wildfire Service)
Greg Sabatino photo. Lines are long at Lake City Secondary Williams Lake Campus Tuesday morning where hundreds are waiting to register with Emergency Social Services.

B.C. Wildfire evacuees asked to register early

Cariboo Regional District officials say it saves time and heartache

Greg Sabatino photo. Lines are long at Lake City Secondary Williams Lake Campus Tuesday morning where hundreds are waiting to register with Emergency Social Services.
The Hawaii Mars in action over Sproat Lake in Port Alberni. (Katya Slepian/Black Press)

Province says no to Hawaii Mars

The BC Wildfire services believes the waterbomber isn’t modern enough

The Hawaii Mars in action over Sproat Lake in Port Alberni. (Katya Slepian/Black Press)
Firefighters from all around Canada are arriving in B.C. (BC Wildfire Service

VIDEO: 300 out-of-province firefighters to fight B.C. wildfires

The firefighters have come from all of Canada

Firefighters from all around Canada are arriving in B.C. (BC Wildfire Service
PHOTOS: Ashcroft wildfire ravages Boston Flats mobile home park

PHOTOS: Ashcroft wildfire ravages Boston Flats mobile home park

Only one structure remains standing in the area

PHOTOS: Ashcroft wildfire ravages Boston Flats mobile home park
(Public Safety Canada)

B.C. wildfire season hits 599 fires

Over $50 million has been spent on the firefighting effort

(Public Safety Canada)
A photo taken by a BC Wildfire Service member this weekend. Image credit/@BCGovFireInfo                                A photo taken by a BC Wildfire Service member this weekend. Image credit. (BCGovFireInfo photo)

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Wildfires rage on in B.C.’s interior, an innocent woman shot in Surrey and more to start your day

A photo taken by a BC Wildfire Service member this weekend. Image credit/@BCGovFireInfo                                A photo taken by a BC Wildfire Service member this weekend. Image credit. (BCGovFireInfo photo)
A forest fires to the west of Cache Creek. (Spearacanoe/Twitter)

Cache Creek electoral areas E, I, J under evacuation alert

Thompson-Nicola Regional District issues an evacuation alert

A forest fires to the west of Cache Creek. (Spearacanoe/Twitter)
(Laura Dalby/Twitter)

14,000 evacuated due to B.C. wildfires

Firefighters from Alberta, Ontario, New Brunswick and Saskatchewan are on their way

(Laura Dalby/Twitter)
(Black Press photo)

Buy a drink, help out B.C. wildfire evacuees

All donations made at BC Liquor Stores go straight to the Red Cross

(Black Press photo)
(Black Press files)

Campfires banned across most of B.C.

No fires of any kind are permitted

(Black Press files)
VIDEO: Fires near Quesnel remain steady

VIDEO: Fires near Quesnel remain steady

Dragon Mountain and Narcosli Creek fires not growing yet

VIDEO: Fires near Quesnel remain steady
Campfires are now prohibited due to hot, dry weather. (Citizen file)

Campfires banned in Prince George fire centre

Fines can hit $100,000

Campfires are now prohibited due to hot, dry weather. (Citizen file)
Princeton wildfire photos courtesy of Debbie Lyon.

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Wildfires rage on in B.C.’s interior, an innocent victim shot in Surrey and more you need to know

Princeton wildfire photos courtesy of Debbie Lyon.
Wildfires are raging on in B.C.’s interior. (BC Wildfire Service)

Airbnb hosts open up their homes to wildfire evacuees

First responders and displaced B.C. residents can connect with a host

Wildfires are raging on in B.C.’s interior. (BC Wildfire Service)
(Shane MacKichan photo)

UPDATE: Bystander shot in Surrey drive-by a 64-year-old woman from Ontario

RCMP are on the lookout for a black Hyundai

(Shane MacKichan photo)
(File photo)

UPDATE: Two young people arrested in stabbing of 16-year-old in Surrey

Incident occurred in the Panorama neighbourhood

(File photo)
Bob Grant photo.

Canadian Forces remain ‘last resort’ for B.C. wildfire response: province

Three Canadian Forces Griffin helicopters are arriving in B.C. Sunday

Bob Grant photo.