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New evacuation orders issued even as cooler weather aids B.C. wildfire fight

New evacuation orders issued even as cooler weather aids B.C. wildfire fight

Hundreds of Kootenay residents told to pack up and leave immediately overnight Wednesday
New wildfire south of Peachland

New wildfire south of Peachland

A new out of control wildfire has sparked on the west side of Okanagan Lake
Health region to pay Kelowna physician $20K after mistreatment

Health region to pay Kelowna physician $20K after mistreatment

The decision is the latest result in a five-year legal battle after specific surgeries were moved from Kamloops
System glitches removed some Shuswap fires from BCWS site

System glitches removed some Shuswap fires from BCWS site

Newsome Creek remains an active fire despite disappearing from the map
Unauthorized construction earns Shuswap owner a Notice on Title

Unauthorized construction earns Shuswap owner a Notice on Title

Construction continued despite Stop Work Order
Hwy. 1 down to single-lane traffic after vehicle incident in Shuswap

Hwy. 1 down to single-lane traffic after vehicle incident in Shuswap

Next update to follow scene assessment
Cooling trend to bring some relief as more than 400 wildfires burn in B.C.

Cooling trend to bring some relief as more than 400 wildfires burn in B.C.

About 500 people remain under evacuation order, another 5,000 under evacuation alert
Enderby lifting water quality advisory sooner than expected

Enderby lifting water quality advisory sooner than expected

The advisory will be lifted at noon on Thursday, July 25
Lightning sparked 59 wildfires in Kamloops Fire Centre in past 5 days: BCWS

Lightning sparked 59 wildfires in Kamloops Fire Centre in past 5 days: BCWS

The region has seen 1,118 lightning strikes since July 18
Sicamous fire now mapped at 260 ha as it continues to grow

Sicamous fire now mapped at 260 ha as it continues to grow

BC Wildfire is working to gain ground access to better fight the blaze