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Fires burn above Galena Bay, resulting in an evacuation alert for the area. ~ Photo by Alex Cooper, Revelstoke Review

Evacuation alert for Galena Bay continues as fire expands

Fire above Galena Bay area expands to 250 hectares

Fires burn above Galena Bay, resulting in an evacuation alert for the area. ~ Photo by Alex Cooper, Revelstoke Review
Off-road vehicle ban in effect as of noon today, says MLA

Off-road vehicle ban in effect as of noon today, says MLA

The ban will be in effect for the Kamloops, Cariboo and Southeast fire centres

Off-road vehicle ban in effect as of noon today, says MLA
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is mobbed upon his arrival in Revelstoke on Saturday. ~ Photo by Alex Cooper, Revelstoke Review

Justin Trudeau visits Revelstoke to encourage donations to Red Cross

Prime minister urges others to help those affected by the B.C. wildfires

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is mobbed upon his arrival in Revelstoke on Saturday. ~ Photo by Alex Cooper, Revelstoke Review
Back from the fire line

Back from the fire line

Ryan Gow, leader of the Revelstoke-based Columbia Unit Crew, talks about battling wildfire near Cache Creek

Back from the fire line
Accused drug trafficker a no-show in Revelstoke court

Accused drug trafficker a no-show in Revelstoke court

Kelly Mitchell Hanson Loepkky is charged with trafficking heroin laced with fentanyl

Accused drug trafficker a no-show in Revelstoke court
Snowbirds set to soar over Revelstoke July 25-26

Snowbirds set to soar over Revelstoke July 25-26

Canadian Forces Snowbird air show coming to Revelstoke for non-aerobatic show on July 26

Snowbirds set to soar over Revelstoke July 25-26
UPDATE: Trans-Canada Highway open from Revelstoke to Sicamous after washout

UPDATE: Trans-Canada Highway open from Revelstoke to Sicamous after washout

Highway closed until at least Sunday due to washout at Camp Creek Bridge west of Revelstoke

UPDATE: Trans-Canada Highway open from Revelstoke to Sicamous after washout
Secwepemc and BC Hydro celebrate relationship agreement

Secwepemc and BC Hydro celebrate relationship agreement

Relationship Protocol Agreement sets process for how two parties will work together going forward

Secwepemc and BC Hydro celebrate relationship agreement
A vintage bi-plane lies crashed in an avalanche path in Glacier National Park. ~ Parks Canada photo

Updated: Pilot survives plane crash in Glacier National Park

The plane crash happened near the Rogers Pass summit on Tuesday

A vintage bi-plane lies crashed in an avalanche path in Glacier National Park. ~ Parks Canada photo
Dirt bikers race on the Revy Riders motocross track. The track was extended last summer so it can host major races. — Image credit: Alex Cooper

Revelstoke to host Canadian amateur motocross championships

Canadian Motorsport Racing hosting Grand National Amateur Championships in Revelstoke from Aug. 17-20

Dirt bikers race on the Revy Riders motocross track. The track was extended last summer so it can host major races. — Image credit: Alex Cooper
Deirdre, a young black mastiff, is missing after a crash on the Trans-Canada Highway on Wednesday.— Image Credit: Contributed By RCMP

UPDATE: Man injured, dog killed in highway crash

While an Alberta man recovers from injuries sustained in a crash on the Trans-Canada Highway Wednesday, police confirm his dog has died

Deirdre, a young black mastiff, is missing after a crash on the Trans-Canada Highway on Wednesday.— Image Credit: Contributed By RCMP
One dead, another in coma following crash

One dead, another in coma following crash

A fatal crash took place on a winding section of the Trans-Canada Highway east of Revelstoke.

One dead, another in coma following crash
Transport Canada officials inspect the CP Rail track at Greely, where a train was allegedly left ordered parked without handbrakes on Feb. 15, 2015. (Alex Cooper/Revelstoke Review)

Not guilty pleas entered in connection with Greely incident near Revelstoke

CP Rail, employees accused of ordering train parked without brakes near Revelstoke plead not guilty

Transport Canada officials inspect the CP Rail track at Greely, where a train was allegedly left ordered parked without handbrakes on Feb. 15, 2015. (Alex Cooper/Revelstoke Review)
Mountain caribou winter in sub-alpine habitat.

Updated: Environmental groups criticize new mountain caribou recovery proposals

Report calls for wolf cull, moose and deer reductions to help increase mountain caribou populations in Revelstoke-Shuswap region.

Mountain caribou winter in sub-alpine habitat.
The view of the Trans-Canada Highway 33 kilometres west of Revelstoke

Update: Trans-Canada Highway re-opens following crash west of Revelstoke

The Trans-Canada Highway is closed 34 kilometres west of Revelstoke because of a vehicle incident, DriveBC reports.

The view of the Trans-Canada Highway 33 kilometres west of Revelstoke