More International Fire Fighters On The Way

With no relief in sight in the weather forecast, B.C.’s wildfire emergency is expected to continue over the next few weeks. To ensure that adequate resources are available to continue in the fight, more international personnel are on the way….

Abby Police Cracking Down – Fines For Cigarette Tossers

Abbotsford – Over 140 wildfires are currently burning in British Columbia, yet people continue to throw their cigarette butts out their windows even as we face tinder-dry conditions. Earlier today, a patrol officer observed a lit cigarette butt being thrown…

Drones Now Interfering With Forest Fire Crews

Kelowna — Fire suppression personnel have been forced to halt air operations on the Westside Road wildfire due to multiple Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) or ‘drones’ overhead the fire. A helicopter supporting ground crews and involved in water delivery has…