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Iosegun Lake Wildfire - Under Control

Iosegun Lake Wildfire – Under Control

Iosegun Lake Wildfire Update, May 25, 2016 

An aerial scan was done this morning, using an infra red camera and only one hot spot was found. A hot spot refers to an underground area still burning, of small materials, such … Read the rest

May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Fire Ban & OHV Restriction Lifted for Whitecourt Forest Area

Fire Ban & OHV Restriction Lifted for Whitecourt Forest Area

May 19 – Cooler temperatures and rain in the province has reduced the wildfire hazard to a level where we can safely remove the fire ban and OHV restriction in portions of the province.

The fire ban and OHV restriction … Read the rest

May 19, 2016 | 1 Comment More
Wildfire Updates on Little Smoky Area Wildfire

Wildfire Updates on Little Smoky Area Wildfire

8:00 p.m. May 16, Wildfire Update – No Growth on Little Smoky Area Wildfire | Whitecourt Forest Area Evacuation Update

Municipal District of Greenview

The Little Smoky Area Wildfire evacuation order remains in effect.

The size of the evacuation area … Read the rest

May 16, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Wildfire Update - MD of Greenview #16 * South of Little Smoky area Evacuation Notice

Wildfire Update – MD of Greenview #16 * South of Little Smoky area Evacuation Notice

  • see updated reports:
  • May 16 – 4:00 pm – Municipal District of Greenview
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May 15, 2016 | 10 Comments More
Wildfire North of Iosegun Lake

Wildfire North of Iosegun Lake

** See Updated Post – Wildfire Hazard – Extreme, Update on Iosegun Lake Fire

** See Related story – Wildfire Update – MD of Greenview #16 * South of Little Smoky area Evacuation Notice

Wildfire near Iosegun Lake is heading Read the rest

May 15, 2016 | 2 Comments More
Our Hearts and Helping Hands go out to Fort McMurray

Our Hearts and Helping Hands go out to Fort McMurray

May 6, 2016 –

Helping Hands – Jody Davidson is organizing a dress drop off for the girls of Fort Mac!! There is a need for grad and prom dresses.

You are welcomed to drop off your grad, prom or … Read the rest

May 4, 2016 | 2 Comments More
Small Structure Fire doused by Neighbor

Small Structure Fire doused by Neighbor

The quick action and smart thinking of a helpful neighbor with a garden hose, extinguished the flames prior to the fire department attending.

The Fox Creek Fire Department responded to a small structure fire at a mobile home, located at … Read the rest

May 3, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Unified Command, Ready for Wildfire Season

Unified Command, Ready for Wildfire Season

Fox Creek Fire Department performing a practice exercise at the fire hall, preparing for wildfire season.

Preparing for the threat of wildfire is a shared responsibility.

Community members, community leaders, forest companies, industry and government all have responsibility to lessen Read the rest

April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Keeping the Community Safe, a new Medical First Response Program

Keeping the Community Safe, a new Medical First Response Program

New to Fox Creek, A Medical First Response Program is Coming

Residents can rest assured concerning ambulance services in the community, as two essential, trained volunteers in the community have stepped forward to start a Medical First Response (MFR) program … Read the rest

April 20, 2016 | 2 Comments More
Chevron Canada's $30K donation enhances Medical Staff Training

Chevron Canada’s $30K donation enhances Medical Staff Training

Chevron Canada donates $30, 000 to the Friends of Fox Creek Hospital Society. L- R: back row: Sheila Petch, Jennifer Wierzbicki, Donna Rector, Lynda Ekdahl, Evelyn Rogers, Lynda Mercer, Danielle Tetrault, Tracy Brown, Gord Mounce, front row: Victoria Schilperoort, Claudia … Read the rest

April 4, 2016 | 1 Comment More



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