Slave Lake Fire

CP

Not Given Enough Warning

EDMONTON - Two years ago, some people in the northern Alberta town of Slave Lake were told to leave their homes, some didn't realize they should, and still others didn't understand the urgency until f...
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Flames That Can't Be Forgotten

SLAVE LAKE, Alta. - The smell of smoke makes Michelle Malbeuf nervous.Her heart starts racing and she has to remind herself not to panic.Once a week, the familiar scent stings her nostrils as firefigh...
AP

Arson Behind Slave Lake Disaster

EDMONTON - Dwayne Verschoor can't imagine why someone would have wanted to spark a forest fire that nearly wiped out his small Alberta town. But the Slave Lake resident wants the culprit caught and pu...
CP

Slave Lake Donations Dumped In Trash

CALGARY - A heartbroken Calgary business woman admitted Wednesday that it was clothing, bedding and toys she had gathered for wildfire victims that ended up in a city landfill.Melissa Gunning said her...