Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits Williams Lake

PM and other dignitaries to pay a visit to Canadian Armed Forces, RCMP, fire fighters and staff at Cariboo Fire Centre Monday, July 31

VIDEO: Kamloops boaters become B.C.’s newest firefighters

A jet engine boat prevented a grass fire from spreading

Towering dragon roams streets

Meanwhile in Ottawa… Canada 150 celebrations continue

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    Residents return nearly two weeks after blaze prompted evacuation order

    VIDEO: Northmen win rugby league

    With provincials coming up soon, the Terrace team isn’t sure if B.C.’s wildfires will impact the event

    Calming the chaos with music

    A father-son duo are bringing smiles in a tense time to evacuees in Prince George

    VIDEO: Emergency reception centres open across B.C.

    Wildfire evacuees will receive lodging and food at the centres

    Wildfires displace more than 37,000 evacuees

    B.C. has spent over $80 million on wildfires already

    VIDEO: Thousands evacuate Williams Lake by school bus

    Multiple fires are raging out of control in the Cariboo

    Thanking firefighters on the front line

    Those in the Okanagan send thanks and well wishes to those battling wildfires.

    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

    VIDEO: Inside a wildfire

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

    VIDEO: Special milestone for marmot release on Mount Washington

    This year marks the release of the 500th marmot into the wild

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    VIDEO: Drumming their way to world record fame for Canada 150

    Hundreds of Canadians gathered to show Guiness what they were made of

    CANADA 150: Proud to be a Canadian

    Black Press reporters hit the streets to ask local residents why Canada brings them pride

    CANADA 150: Favourite spots in our homeland

    We asked British Columbians destinations they love in Canada

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    We asked British Columbians to describe Canada in three words

    VIDEO: Rescued otter pup hangs out at Vancouver Aquarium

    The tiny yet needy pup was rescued near Vancouver Island