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Tuesday , 19 January 2021

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St. Paul Fire on scene west of town

Emergency crews were on scene at a home just west of St. Paul this morning. Thick black smoke could be seen from town at around 8:40 a.m. Traffic on Highway 29 did not appear to be impacted. UPDATE: 2 p.m. According to St. Paul Fire Chief Trevor Kotowich, the fire …

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BRFA helps St. Paul with dangerous building fire

Members of the St. Paul Fire Department and Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority responded to what St. Paul Fire Chief Trevor Kotowich called a “very dangerous” fire on Monday night. Although the owner of building was present when the fire started, there were no injuries and the fire is not considered …

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V&H Drive-In fire deliberate, possible link to fire Tuesday

Lac La Biche RCMP continue to investigate if there’s a connection between the fire at V&H Drive-In and another building fire that happened closeby within 32 hours of each other. Just after 1:00am on Monday morning, the fire began at the V&H Drive-In. The damage to the beloved local restaurant …

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BRFA begins to pull equipment out of fire zone

The operation for the Moose Lake Fire is slowly wrapping up and the fire is classified as under control according to Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority Fire Chief, Jay Melvin. Melvin anticipates BRFA members will start pulling equipment off of the site tonight. Investigators from Alberta Agriculture and Forestry are still …

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Moose Lake Fire extinguished

Image: Moose Lake fire zone. Provided by the Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority. Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority Fire Chief, Jay Melvin says there are no live fires burning in the Moose Lake area today. The fire was held to 110 hectares (272 acres). “The guards held overnight. There are some spots …

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Elk Point Fire Department starting fresh

New Chief and Deputy Chief set priorities Newly elected Fire Chief, Peter Hewitt, and Deputy Chief, Kent Bernard, were introduced at the Elk Point Town Council meeting on Jan. 28. Hewitt’s first request was for Council to extend the Fire Board executive term from one year to three years. In …

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Crews extinguish house fire in St. Paul

A mobile home, in St. Paul, caught fire on Sunday. The lone occupant of the home was able to escape the blaze unharmed. At 8:44 am, the St. Paul Fire Department responded to the fire. Upon their arrival, fire fighters noted the home was fully involved with flames coming out …

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