Fort Mcmurray

Evacuation Of Fort McMurray 'Will Not Be A Matter Of Days': Notley

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.06.2016 | Canada Alberta

"I must stress that these are very early days."

Exhaustion As Big A Fight As Fires Themselves In Fort McMurray

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

"Being there, knowing that things are burning, our guys don't like to take rest breaks so they've pretty much been on the trucks the whole time."

'It's Our Turn': Syrian Refugees Help Alberta Fire Victims

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

"They want to say thank you. They want to do something."

Some People Actually Called Fort McMurray Fire 'Karmic'

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

Yeah, "feel the Bern" is not something people want to hear up there right now.

Video Shows Ash Clouds Raining Fire Over Fort McMurray Escape

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

The escape is truly harrowing.

Fort McMurray Fire Was Likely Caused By Humans: Researcher

CP | Liam Casey, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

Weather conditions in Western Canada have been perfect for wildfires.

Take Courage, Friends Of Fort McMurray

Lori Gard | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Alberta
Lori Gard

Fellow friends, as we care deeply and mourn the great losses of our friends in far-flung parts of this great nation, as we grieve for Fort McMurray -- as we grieve for others: may we never forget that it is the care that binds our hearts together, knitted tightly and perhaps even eternally with cords of love and compassion.

Fort McMurray Pet Owners Forced To Leave Beloved Animals Behind

CP | Cassandra Szklarski, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

Owners were frantic for information.

Fort McMurray Disaster Hits Close To Home For Maritimers

CP | Kevin Bissett, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

Much of the Fort Mac workforce comes from the east coast, and there are few Atlantic Canadians who aren't close to someone who lives there, or have lived there themselves.

Here Are All The Ways You Can Help Fort McMurray

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

Many people have lost all their belongings in the massive blaze.

Evacuation Order Near Edmonton Lifted

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

Late Wednesday night, the order for the entirety of the County of Lac Ste. Anne was lifted.

Fort McMurray Hospital Safely Moves All Patients To Edmonton

CP | Rob Drinkwater, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

"I'm so proud of the nurses."

Gelato Shop Devastated By Fire Pitches In For Fort Mac

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

One of the gelateria's staff has family in Fort McMurray.

'The Sky Was Orange': Fort McMurray Evacuees Tell Their Stories

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

"If there's something to go back to, I'll go back."

Fort McMurray Fire Recalls Slave Lake Inferno Of 2011

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

The mayor of Slave Lake and other crews headed to the northern oilsands city on Tuesday.

Incredible Photos Show Fury Of Fort McMurray's Historic Fire

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

Approximately 88,000 Fort McMurray and area residents were told to leave their homes Tuesday.

Fire Chief Fighting Monstrous Inferno Chokes Back Tears

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

Darby Allen described his day as the worst of his whole career.

Shell Turns Oilsands Camp Into Shelter For Alberta Fire Evacuees

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

Shell is using its landing strip to fly employees to safety.

NASA Satellite Images Show How Fast Fort McMurray Fire Spread

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

Strong winds whipped the fire into an inferno.

Fort McMurray's Generosity Rises Above The Flames And Danger

Chris Vandenbreekel | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Alberta
Chris Vandenbreekel

Most McMurrayites, myself included, are still coming to grips with what is happening in our town. Most of us left in a hurry, despite wanting to hold on to every last moment we possibly could. Maybe there was one more thing we as an individual could accomplish to save our city. And that's what was running through my mind as I drove north. I couldn't help but think that I could have stayed longer, provided just a little bit more coverage, before I fled. But it didn't happen. We had to go, just like everyone else, and we didn't go willingly.

Trudeau Offers Full Federal Assistance To Fort McMurray

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Politics

The prime minister says he has spoken with Alberta Premier Rachel Notley.

Baby Born During Fort McMurray Fire Evacuation

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

A woman who had been brought to a housing camp went into labour on Tuesday.

Wildrose Party Leader's House Engulfed By Alberta Wildfire

The Huffington Post Alberta | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 05.03.2016 | Canada Alberta

The politician urged residents to "please, please, please get out" of the area.

Albertans Open Their Homes To People Escaping Wildfire

The Huffington Post Alberta | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

Way to go, Alberta.

Northern Alberta Wildfires Keep Fort McMurray Residents On Edge

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.03.2016 | Canada Alberta

Fire bans are in place for much of the province.