Rebecca Billard

A large fire engulfs the Babine Forest Products mill

‘Chaos reigned supreme’ at Burns Lake mill explosion

'I have never seen the devastation I witnessed last night,' Burns Lake Fire Chief Jim McBride said after a fire at Babine Forest Products.

A large fire engulfs the Babine Forest Products mill
Family members of missing Babine Forest Products employee Carl Charlie gather at the Margaret Patrick Memorial Hall.

Support centre opened at Margaret Patrick Memorial Hall

Lake Babine Nation open their doors to the family and friends of missing and injured Babine Forest Products mill workers

Family members of missing Babine Forest Products employee Carl Charlie gather at the Margaret Patrick Memorial Hall.
There is unconfirmed reports that the sawmill component of the Babine Forest Products mill has completely burnt to the ground.

Explosion at Babine Forest Products

There has been unconfirmed reports of an explosion and fire at the Hampton Affiliates, Babine Forest Products mill, East of Burns Lake.

There is unconfirmed reports that the sawmill component of the Babine Forest Products mill has completely burnt to the ground.
Busted

Burns Lake RCMP bust cocaine traveller

Two kilos of cocaine, with an estimated street value of $90,000 was found on a motorist stopped for speeding through Burns Lake.

Busted