Clearwater Times Staff

Highway 5 in Blue River at 8:12 a.m. DriveBC photo

This morning’s road conditions

Watch for slippery sections on much of Highway 5

Highway 5 in Blue River at 8:12 a.m. DriveBC photo
Motorists advised to watch for slippery conditions on Highway 5 this morning

Motorists advised to watch for slippery conditions on Highway 5 this morning

Slick sections are found between McMurphy Station Rd and Weather Station Rd

Motorists advised to watch for slippery conditions on Highway 5 this morning
Interior Health removes water advisory for North Thompson after diesel spill

Interior Health removes water advisory for North Thompson after diesel spill

Sampling has shown the risk of contamination from the spill to the river is low

Interior Health removes water advisory for North Thompson after diesel spill
According to BC Parks, the cave and surrounding area are closed to public access until risks to public safety are determined and engagement with First Nations is completed. Photo submitted

Wanting to check out the new cave at Wells Gray? You could face a $1M fine or prison

Anyone caught ignoring the closure risks a fine of up to $1 million, a one-year prison term, or both

According to BC Parks, the cave and surrounding area are closed to public access until risks to public safety are determined and engagement with First Nations is completed. Photo submitted
Flu clinics for those at high risk

Flu clinics for those at high risk

Clinics are free of charge and take place in several locations

Flu clinics for those at high risk
Owen and Rose Thon look on as Alice Ramsauer cast her ballots for Clearwater mayor and council during local government elections in 2014.

Looking back at civic elections in 2014

A total 781 votes were cast from roughly 1,300 eligible voters, for a voter turnout of 60 per cent.

Owen and Rose Thon look on as Alice Ramsauer cast her ballots for Clearwater mayor and council during local government elections in 2014.
Mobile Library bringing advanced voting to constituents

Mobile Library bringing advanced voting to constituents

Polling station on wheels makes voting that much easier

Mobile Library bringing advanced voting to constituents
All Candidates Forum

All Candidates Forum

Forum takes place at Dutch Lake Community Centre on Oct. 2, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

All Candidates Forum
Declaration of candidates is in

Declaration of candidates is in

List of those running for mayor and council firmed up

Declaration of candidates is in
Public remided to use caution in areas burned by wildfires

Public remided to use caution in areas burned by wildfires

Post-wildfire areas have own set of hazards

Public remided to use caution in areas burned by wildfires
B.C.’s provincial state of emergency extended

B.C.’s provincial state of emergency extended

The declaration will now be in effect for an extra two weeks

B.C.’s provincial state of emergency extended
Red Cross looking for public support

Red Cross looking for public support

Organization seeks aid to help victims of this year’s wildfires

Red Cross looking for public support
Miracle Treat Day lends helping hand

Miracle Treat Day lends helping hand

“Support the local Dairy Queen and see how much money we can raise this year.”

Miracle Treat Day lends helping hand
Children’s Art Festival goes into seventh year

Children’s Art Festival goes into seventh year

By Times Staff Clearwater’s Children’s Art Festival is taking place at the…

Children’s Art Festival goes into seventh year
Back in Time

Back in Time

50 YEARS AGO: Clearwater Lions had things lined up for the August…

Back in Time
TNRD nomination packages available

TNRD nomination packages available

Submitted The Thompson-Nicola Regional District (TNRD) has nomination packages ready for candidates…

TNRD nomination packages available
High temperatures expected across British Columbia this weekend

High temperatures expected across British Columbia this weekend

This weekend is supposed to be a hot one and Environment Canada…

High temperatures expected across British Columbia this weekend
School District 73 applies recommendations on sexual misconduct in schools

School District 73 applies recommendations on sexual misconduct in schools

The work of coming up with an implementation plan will be formally developed through the summer

School District 73 applies recommendations on sexual misconduct in schools
Jewelry fraudsters arrested in Merritt

Jewelry fraudsters arrested in Merritt

The RCMP will continue to try and identify recovered property and return it to the rightful owners.

Jewelry fraudsters arrested in Merritt
Burn prohibition expanding in Kamloops Fire Centre

Burn prohibition expanding in Kamloops Fire Centre

Starting noon Friday, June 22 any open burns bigger than a campfire…

Burn prohibition expanding in Kamloops Fire Centre