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26 record temperatures and 32 new fires on another hot B.C. day

Another day of warm weather across B.C., another day of record temperatures and new fires.

“Everything is extremely dry,” said Abbotsford Assistant Fire Chief Craig Bird, after his crews put out a massive greenhouse fire in the afternoon. 235 more words


Day 9: Heat Wave

Thursday, August 27, 2009

Today I found Little Miss Sunshine. Although the weather has been pleasant the entire trip (except for the smoke in the Fraser Canyon), the temperatures have rarely gotten above 25 degrees. 362 more words

Little Miss Sunshine Tour 2009

Day 8: Highway to Hell

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

It was a beautiful morning in Lillooet when I woke up, but that beauty was tempered by smoke in the air. The town itself was evacuated only a few weeks ago because of the Mount McLean fire that loomed above the town. 388 more words

Little Miss Sunshine Tour 2009

'This is amazing': Hikers missing in B.C. park found after seven days

They were without food, without proper hiking gear, and hadn’t been seen for nearly a week.

But today, Lynne Carmody and Rick Moynan walked into the arms of rescue crews in Cathedral Provincial Park, stunning the dozens of search and rescue volunteers who had been looking for the couple since June 22. 308 more words


‘It is kind of puzzling’: RCMP say there are no signs yet of hikers missing in Keremeos area

Police are releasing more details about a pair of hikers last seen Monday. RCMP say Lynne Carmody and Rick Moyan are both from Ontario and are experienced hikers. 191 more words


Search underway for 2 hikers missing near Keremeos

A search is still underway for two hikers missing near Keremeos.

Lynne Carmody and Rick Moynan, both between 50 and 60 years old, were last seen when they left for a hike on Monday around 10 a.m. 192 more words


UPDATED: Fire destroys Keremeos restaurant

KEREMEOS — The investigation into what caused a large fire that destroyed a restaurant in Keremeos continues on Monday. The Keremeos Volunteer Fire Department was called to a structure fire on 6 Avenue at 3:30 a.m. 115 more words