Dease Lake


Injured Hunter Rescued By Chopper

DEASE LAKE, B.C. - A 63-year-old man hailed by the RCMP as a tough, experienced and prepared hunter has been rescued by helicopter after being injured and stranded in a remote area in B.C.'s northern...

Long, Strange Trip For Canadian Caribou

A transfer of 20 mountain caribou from northern to southern B.C. went reasonably well, officials say, despite weather complications and the death of one of the animals en route. Over the weekend, gov...

Killing Wolves To Save Caribou

Animal rights activists in the Kootenays are criticizing the provincial government for killing wolves to save a dying caribou herd. The Ministry of Forests plans to move 40 caribou from a healthy he...