Grand Forks RCMP: No liquor infractions on Christina Lake but infractions at Christina Lake

Grand Forks RCMP say there were no liquor infractions on the waters of Christina Lake but there were in the Christina Lake area.

RCMP continue to patrol Christina Lake in the summer months.


View Larger Map

Over the last week, Grand Forks RCMP continued its patrols of Christina Lake and according to Cpl. Richard Lanz, there were 17 warnings issued for various violations ranging from not having a life-jacket to no boat registration.

He said there were no liquor infractions on the waters, however the same could not be said of the land and surrounding area.

“Patrols were made at Christina Lake over the weekend and several youth were checked going to and from parties in the area. There was one young person charged for ‘minor in possession’ and one person charged for consuming liquor in a public place,” explained Lanz.

“Also, one intoxicated youth was located and was taken home to their parents,” he said.

Just Posted

It’s the last day to vote in B.C.’s referendum on electoral reform

Ballots must now be dropped off in person to meet the deadline of 4:30 p.m.

Grand Forks bantam team takes Nelson tournament

The team dominated the competition with some outstanding displays of skill and technique.

Donate to the Grand Forks and District Public Library

The library is undertaking significant washroom renovations.

Christina Lake 3D mural gets an update

The Welcome Centre mural will be officially unveiled next week.

B.C. government announces $2.9 million in business recovery for Grand Forks

The fund will allocate up to $18,500 per business affected by May’s flooding.

Lawyer for Chinese exec detained by Canada says it’s ‘inconceivable’ she would flee

Meng Wanzhou was detained at the request of the U.S. during a layover at the Vancouver airport

Federal government plans examination of coerced sterilization

The Liberals have been pressed for a rapid response to recent reports on the sterilizations

Huitema, Cornelius named 2018 Canadian Youth International Players of the Year

Huitema was captain of Canada’s fourth-place team at this year’s FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup

Canada not slowing emissions from oil and gas: environmental groups

New report released at the United Nations climate talks in Poland

Liberal Party moves Trudeau fundraiser from military base

The fundraiser is scheduled for Dec. 19, with tickets costing up to $400

Pipeline protesters arrested at B.C. university

Three protesters were arrested after TRU property allegedly vandalized with red paint

Goodale to ‘examine’ transfer of Rafferty to medium-security prison

Michael Rafferty was sentenced to life in prison in 2012 in the kidnapping, sexual assault and first-degree murder of Tori Stafford

‘Abhorrent’ condition of autistic B.C. boy shows flaws in care system: report

‘Charlie’ was underweight and ‘covered in feces’ when he was removed from his mom’s care

Minister appoints former CIRB chair to resolve Canada Post labour dispute

Postal workers engaged in weeks of rotating walkouts

Most Read