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TRAVEL, WEATHER, DIRECTORY

TRAVEL
BC Road Reports
Gas prices in BC Gas prices in BC
BC distance calculator BC distance calculator
ICBC - find an office ICBC
Via Rail Via Rail
Wildsafe BC wildlife reports Wildsafe BC wildlife reports
Wildlife Collision Prevention Wildlife Collision Prevention
Winter Driving Winter Driving
Inland ferry schedules Inland ferry schedules
Greyhound - schedules, fares Greyhound: schedules, fares
Pacific Coastal Airlines Pacific Coastal Airlines
Via Rail: Jasper to Prince Rupert Via Rail: Rockies and Pacific
Click to see map of BC

WEATHER
Winter through the Window. Click to see large image
Public weather warnings for BC Public weather warnings
BC Weather by Region/City BC Weather by Region/City
Lightning Danger Map - Pacific Lightning Danger Map - Pacific
BC Air quality BC Air quality
River Forecast Centre River Forecast Centre
Western Canada satellite weather view Western Canada satellite view
Sunrise / Sunset Calculator Sunrise/Sunset Calculator



Webcams for interior British ColumbiaWEBCAMS
Drive BC Highway cameras
108 Mile Ranch
Kamloops
Nelson
Prince George (UNBC)
Tatla Lake

Satellite tracker

BC Interior phone directoryDIRECTORY
Public Avalanche Bulletin Avalanche Bulletin: 1 800 667 1105
Report a BC forest fire Report forest fire: 1 800 663-5555
- *5555 on most cell-phones
Wildlife help Wildlife help: 1 800 663-9453
Enquiry BC Service BC: 1 800 663-7867
Health services information and health/medical advice BC HealthLink BC: 811
ICBC - report a claim ICBC - Report a claim: 1 800 910-4222
BC road conditions BC Road Conditions: 1-800-550-4997
BC Recycling Hotline Recycling Hotline: 1-800-667-4321

BC interior web directoryDIRECTORY - WEB
Canadian Avalanche Association Avalanche forecast
British Columbia (First) Nations British Columbia (First) Nations
Canada 411 - people, businesses Canada 411 People, businesses
British Columbia post codes Postcodes BC
Service BC Service BC Access to services
BC Forest Fire Information Home Owner Firesmart
Interior Health Authority Interior Health Authority
NH Connections: Low-cost transportation to out-of-town medical appointments NH Connections Med. transport
BC MLA Finder MLA Finder
Ombudsman BC Ombudsman
BC Open Fire Regulations Open Fire Regulations
Provincial Emergency Program Provincial Emergency Program
BC Interior radio stations Radio Stations
Recycling Council of BC Recycling Council of BC
Recycling: ReturnIt depots Recycling: ReturnIt depots
Recycle cellphones Recycle cellphones
Wildfire advice and information Wildfire advice and information


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SOME BC INTERIOR NEWS

Tailings spill near Princeton hits creek
December 12, 2014

"Staff with the ministries of Environment, and Energy and Mines are on site at Copper Mountain Mine"
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Diesel price stays stubbornly high as crude drops
December 12, 2014

The drop in crude oil prices has put downward pressure on diesel, he said, but that has been largely offset by the increase in winter demand
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Highway of Tears documentary wins award
December 9, 2014

A film about the Highway of Tears has won the Best Documentary accolade at the Malibu Film Festival on Saturday, just days after the B.C. government released its final update report on improving the notorious stretch of Highway 16.
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Feared tourism cuts raised at Smithers meeting
December 9, 2014

After the announcement, Smithers tourism stakeholders voiced concerns the changes could downsize existing tourism groups and reduce access to funding for locally-supported projects.
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Seismic risk rises at some B.C. dams
December 5, 2014

BC Hydro will draw down the water level at an Interior dam and offer to buy 11 homes in the path of a Vancouver Island dam in response to a $10-million study that has better identified major earthquake hazards.
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Interior 9-1-1 service transfered to E-Comm
November 20, 2014

As of today, 9-1-1 calls from the Central and Southern Interiors are being answered by E-Comm — British Columbia’s largest 9-1-1 public-safety answer point. Residents should dial 9-1-1 as usual. Calls will be routed to the same local police, fire and ambulance dispatchers who currently dispatch first responders to emergency situations.
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IN DEPTH

Radon hot spots in Interior
Here in the B.C. Interior we have some "hot spot" areas with high radon levels in approximately 40 per cent of homes. Radon gas is the second leading cause of lung cancer after smoking.

The Round Lake Treatment Centre first opened on the shore of Round Lake between Vernon and Falkland in 1979

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BC ONLINE NEWS
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BC politics web site The Tyee
BC online newspapers BC online newspapers

BROADCAST MEDIA
CBC BC Schedules CBC Schedules for BC
CBC British Columbia CBC British Columbia
Knowledge Network Schedule Knowledge Network

BC MUSIC FESTIVALS
Salmon Arm Roots & Blues
Kimberley Oldtime Accordion Championships
Arts on the Fly - Horsefly
Cottonwood - Fort St. James
Desert Daze - Spences Bridge
Hootstock - Forest Grove
Starbelly Jam - Crawford Bay
Nakusp
Kispiox
Bonfire Music Festival - Birken
Artswells Barkerville

BC REFERENCES
Atlas of BC plants Atlas of BC plants
BC Farmers Markets BC Farmers Markets
BC Government BC Government
British Columbia Interior books BC Interior Books
BC School Holidays BC School Calendar
BC Treaty Commission BC Treaty Commission
Bear Aware BC Bear Aware BC
Birding in BC Birding in BC
BC blogs BC Blogs
Cariboo birds Cariboo birds
Farmers Markets in BC Farmers Markets in BC
Grasslands in BC Grasslands in BC
Invasive plants Invasive plants
Mountain Pine Beetle Mountain Pine Beetle
Mosquito Deterrents and Repellants Mosquito Deterrents/Repellants
West Nile Virus West Nile Virus

For further BC Interior information, we recommend:
Wikipedia: British Columbia Interior


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One of BC's characteristic wild sounds, heard across the lakes: the call of the loon (click below).

  

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