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Workforce critical to oilsands restart

CALGARY - When energy company executives meet Tuesday with Premier Rachel Notley, they should urge the Alberta government to do whatever it can to...
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Notley says 2,400 buildings lost in Fort McMurray

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says the "ocean of fire" that hit Fort McMurray burned about 10 per cent of the buildings, but...
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Fort McMurray firefighters lose their own homes

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - When several firefighters learned their own homes had burned to the ground in Fort McMurray, they didn't drop their hoses...
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Fire ban in place for Huron Shores

Due to the current dry conditions, the Huron Shores Fire Department has imposed a fire ban effective immediately and until further notice. All Open Air...
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Alberta fire evacuees get view of damage

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - Displaced Fort McMurray residents got a sobering drive-by view of their burned city Friday in a convoy that was moving...
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Dubreuilville – Semaine du grand nettoyage

Le Canton de Dubreuilville aimerait remercier l’École St Joseph et l’École secondaire l'Orée des Bois pour leur contribution envers le nettoyage de notre village...
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Crews scramble as Fort McMurray fire grows

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - Crews fighting to save Fort McMurray from rampaging flames water bombed the city Thursday to try to keep away a...
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B.C. wildfire crosses over into Alberta

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - A wildfire burning in northeast British Columbia has crossed over into Alberta, but B.C. crews are fighting the blaze...
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2 new Alberta fires cause mandatory evacuations

EDMONTON - Two forest fires in northwest Alberta have forced more people out of their homes. All residents in the hamlet of Glenevis, as well...
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Top Stories Today: Alberta’s Wildfires

State of emergency called in Alberta fire FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - Alberta declared a state of emergency Wednesday as crews frantically held back wind-whipped wildfires...