Earlier this week, students who attend schools in Fort McMurray learned they wouldn’t be going back to class until September as their community recovers from a massive wildfire. 402 more words
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A temperature plunge and a sprinkle of rain have helped calm the raging inferno that has raced through Alberta. But the damage has been done, and the blaze could go down in history as Canada’s worst natural disaster. 718 more words
A Fort McMurray funeral director still gets emotional talking about his escape from the burning city.
Andrew Montgomery, funeral director for Robert Anderson Funeral Home, said staff started their evacuation plans last Sunday as a… 299 more words
Fires moving northeast toward neighboring province of Saskatchewan
Smoke rises from a wildfire south of Fort McMurray, Alberta on Thursday. Authorities are trying to complete the relocation of evacuees who had flee to oil-sands camps north of Fort McMurray. 939 more words