Burns Lake Mill Explosion

Sawmill Company Speaks Out

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

BURNS LAKE, B.C. - The company that owns a British Columbia sawmill destroyed by an explosion and fire in January 2012 says there was no way for it to...

Inquest To Probe Burns Lake Sawmill Blast

CP | Dirk Meissner and Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A coroner's inquest has been called into the deaths of two workers killed when a sawmill in Burns Lake, B.C., caught fire and exploded.But...

Fatal Mill Blast Was Preventable: Report

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The sister of a man killed in an explosion at a northern British Columbia sawmill wants to know how the tragedy could ever have occurred, ...

Clark Talks Forestry

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

BURNS LAKE, B.C. - The steel trusses of a new multimillion-dollar sawmill formed the backdrop for Liberal Leader Christy Clark as she touted her gover...

Fate Of Burns Lake Sawmill Decided

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.17.2012 | Canada British Columbia

BURNS LAKE, B.C. - A northern British Columbia sawmill that was flattened by a deadly explosion will be rebuilt with leading-edge safety measures, but...