Sydney Chisholm

Year-round BC Wildfire Service coverage expected to be up and running by September

The operations director of the BC Wildfire Service anticipates a "sizable" staffing increase, somewhere in the neighbourhood of 50 to 100 more resources for this season.

B.C. cabinet ministers get firsthand look at flood damage in Merritt (VIDEO)

An estimated 300 homes will need to be repaired and about 50 have been completely destroyed