Slave Lake Wildfires

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...
AP

Wildfire Alert As Temperatures Climb

EDMONTON - With record temperatures in the forecast and tinder-dry brush and grass in many areas, Alberta's wildfire crews are on high alert.Despite a long, cold snowy winter, the fire threat is alrea...
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...
CP

Slave Lake Cleanup Begins

(CBC) -- Cleanup and rebuilding efforts are underway in Slave Lake, Alta., after a wildfire destroyed much of the community. Slave Lake residents returned to the community Friday for the first time si...