Carmen Weld

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

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

Baby dolphin dies after tourists manhandle calf in Spain

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

Death Star replaces smoke above Penticton parade

A Penticton resident had a little fun with Photoshop after the weekend parade

Williams Lakers finally allowed home after wildfire

Residents return nearly two weeks after blaze prompted evacuation order

Loon Lake waits to go home

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

More military on the way to help

150 Canadian Armed Forces members headed to B.C.

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

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

UNDER EVACUATION: The health impacts on evacuees

Evacuees are stressed and emotional while also resilient and strong

Firefighters threatened with gun

Williams Lake RCMP have arrested one man in the incident

Lotto winner to help wildfire evacuees

“I believe in helping people.”

Video: Devastating footage from Boston Flats

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

LIVE from the evacuation zone

Black Press is live from behind the fire lines near Ashcroft

BREAKING: 100 Mile evacuation to last at least another week

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

No weather relief in sight

As wildfires continue to rage in B.C., there’s no rain relief in sight

Call line open to find lost loved ones

A call line is available for families whose loved ones have been relocated due to wildfire activity

WestJet fare break for fire victims

WestJet is offering a 25%-off promo code for those wishing to leave Kelowna, Penticton and Kamloops

BREAKING: Further evacuation orders issued in Princeton

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

VIDEO: Inside a wildfire

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

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

Premier-designate John Horgan to meet with evacuees Sunday afternoon