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Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Officials with the BC Wildfire Service say that residents in Northeast B.C. could begin to see some of the smoke from wildfires burning in the rest of the province begin to dissipate later this...
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VICTORIA, B.C. - The B.C. government has declared a provincial state of emergency to support the provincewide response to the ongoing wildfire situation. Public Safety Minister and Solicitor General Mike Farnworth made the declaration at 8:30 Wednesday morning based on...
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WATSON LAKE, Y.T. - BC Wildfire Service crews are battling a group of wildfires that are burning near Lower Post, which is located southeast of Watson Lake along the Alaska Highway. The Wildfire Service says that the Lutz Creek Fire,...
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VICTORIA, B.C. – The end of the wildfire season in B.C. still weeks away and with no substantial precipitation in the forecast, the provincial government has requested help from the federal government for its firefighting efforts. As of this morning,...
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PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. – While the wet weather in Northeast B.C. during the first half of the summer helped keep the area`s fire danger rating relatively low the same can’t be said for the rest of the province, where...
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PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. – While the BC Wildfire Service is busy responding to wildfires that have erupted across the rest of the province in recent weeks, there are currently no wildfires of note burning in the Peace and Fort...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - While the fire danger rating in the Peace Region is now between high and extreme there are still no new fires in the area. Fire Information Officer Amanda Reynolds explained that the closest fire to...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - The City of Fort St. John will be sending three firefighters to help with forest fires near Dease Lake and Telegraph Creek. In a post to Facebook on Thursday, the City said they would be...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - A special air quality statement that was issued by Environment Canada on Tuesday due to large amounts of smoke in the air remains in effect for all of Northeast B.C. today. According to Firesmoke.ca, the...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Though the Peace Region was exempt from the province's campfire ban, the Prince George Fire Centre is still issuing residents to use caution when having a fire. With the fire danger rating climbing between moderate...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Even with the increased forest fire danger, campfires and open burning are still allowed in the B.C. Peace and Fort Nelson forest districts. In other parts of the Prince George Fire Centre as of noon...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Heavy rainfall has caused a drop in activity on many of the wildfires that were sparked across the Peace Region late last week. Fire Information Officer Amanda Reynolds explained that there were 91 active fires in...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Twenty new forest fires started on Saturday within the boundaries of the Prince George Fire Centre. The majority of the new fire starts were in the Fort Nelson area. Most of the new fires were...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – 51 new fires were sparked across the Prince George Fire Centre on Thursday, bringing the total number of new fires that have started in the past two days to 93. Communications Assistant Forrest Tower with...
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UPDATE - The fire has grown quickly and the B.C. Wildfire Service says it is now 80 hectares. FORT NELSON, B.C. - Crews are responding to a forest fire near kilometre 10 of the Clarke Lake Road near the Fort...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The BC Wildfire Service says that the combination of thunderstorms and dry conditions has caused several wildfires to erupt north of Fort St. John. According to the manager of the Buffalo Inn in Pink Mountain,...
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PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. – Officials with the BC Wildfire Service say that thunderstorms sparked more than 40 wildfires across the Prince George Fire Centre. Fire Information Officer Amanda Reynolds said that in total, 42 lightning-caused fires were started across the...
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MACKENZIE, B.C. – The BC Wildfire Service is cautioning residents in Northeast B.C. about the increasing danger of wildfires with the current heatwave after a wildfire erupted near Mackenzie over the weekend. Prince George Fire Centre Fire Information Officer Amanda...
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