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20 wildfires burning in region

The BC Wildfire Service is currently taking on or observing 20 wildfires in the East Kootenay, though only one is considered new as of this…

Meachen Creek fire remains in drainage

BC Wildfire Service (BCWS) reported last night the Meachen Creek wildfire has not spread into the St. Mary Valley. “Active winds gusting up to 40…

Nine wildfires of note burning in region

The BC Wildfire Service (BCWS) is currently battling nine wildfires of note in the East Kootenay, with one causing an outstanding evacuation order at Cross…

East Kootenay wildfire update

Environment Canada’s thunderstorm watch has ended for the East Kootenay, with some damage inflicted in a few areas. Environment Canada’s Smoky Skies Bulletin remains in…

BCWS managing three wildfires of note

There are currently three wildfires of note burning in the East Kootenay, not including the Wardle Creek fire in Kootenay National Park. The largest of…