Regional District offering free sand and sand bags

A broad upper trough will direct moist easterly flow of air onto the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains over the next few days. In the region, the heaviest rain is expected northeast of Dawson Creek.

Sand and sand bags will be available at the following locations starting Wednesday morning.

Tomslake Fire Hall

Tupper Hall

Kelly Lake Community Center

Ivor Johnson Park in Hasler

The “Old” truck stop near Wildmare Road

Moberly Lake Fire Hall

For more information contact the Regional District at 250-784-3200 or online at