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Sprinkler System Practice

Sprinkler System Practice

The Fox Creek Fire Department practiced setting up and using a special designed Sprinkler System, by Albert Roach.

Protecting your Property from Wildfires with Sprinklers. The trailer has it all.

The school grounds were used for a fire practice evening … Read the rest

June 8, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Wildfire Perspective, We've Got Your Back

Wildfire Perspective, We’ve Got Your Back

Photos from the initial start of the Iosegun Wildfire submitted by John Bergseth and Jeremy Gallant.

The Iosegun Lake wildfire started on May 15 and was classified as under control on May 25.

We went to the Fox Creek Fire … Read the rest

June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments More
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



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