BC FOREST FIRES

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HOT HOT HEAT

An air quality advisory has been issued for the Greater Vancouver regional district as a record-breaking heat wave continues across British Columbia. Metro Vancouver is warning people high amounts of...
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'Firestorms' Could Ravage B.C. Again

VANCOUVER - Lou Wilde's 17 years as a firefighter did not prepare him for the "firestorm" that ravaged Kelowna a decade ago this summer."You can find pictures on the Internet of huge walls of fire com...
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Under Control

OKANAGAN FALLS, B.C. - Calmer winds overnight have helped crews make good progress in the fight against a wildfire burning five kilometres southwest of Okanagan Falls, B.C.The Wildfire Management Bran...