Lakeland Mills Explosion

Deadly B.C. Mill Explosion Ruled Accidental

CP | Mark Nielsen, Prince George Citizen, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.14.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The 2012 explosion killed two men, injured 24 others and destroyed the sawmill.

WorkSafeBC Wants Charges In Fatal Mill Blast

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - WorkSafeBC is recommending charges under the Workers Compensation Act in connection with a fatal explosion of a mill in Prince G...

A Fresh Start

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - Reconstruction of a sawmill that was destroyed in a fiery blast in Prince George, B.C., will mean a fresh start for a community ...

B.C. Mill Shut Down Amidst Fire Investigation

CBC | Posted 10.22.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Workers at the Lakeland Mills planer in Prince George are once again out of a job after the last of the remaining inventory wood was put through the p...

'A Giant Wall Of Orange'

CBC | Posted 06.27.2012 | Canada

A worker caught in the fatal explosion at a sawmill in Prince George, B.C., said he ran for his life when he saw a “giant wall of orange” coming t...

'Gruesome' Injuries In B.C. Sawmill Explosion

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.23.2012 | Canada

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - Workers on the evening shift at a city sawmill were forced to run for their lives after an earth-shaking explosion and massive f...