UPDATED – Officials Brace for the Long Haul in Forest Fire Fight

UPDATE – La Ronge Fire Situation (June 30/2015 PM)-No fire threat to Town of La Ronge at this time. Fire conditions are extreme in the region but no major changes today.-A Health Advisory (SMOKE) is in place for the La Ronge region.-English Bay, Sucker River,...

UPDATED – Officials Brace for the Long Haul in Forest Fire Fight

UPDATE – La Ronge Fire Situation (June 30/2015 PM)-No fire threat to Town of La Ronge at this time. Fire conditions are extreme in the region but no major changes today.-A Health Advisory (SMOKE) is in place for the La Ronge region.-English Bay, Sucker River,...

Forest Fire Smoke Grounds Premier’s Planned Flight to La Ronge

Premier Brad Wall was scheduled to fly north this afternoon, but visibility was too poor for the premier to make the trip to La Ronge. Instead, Wall and other government officials were grounded at the Prince Albert airport where Premier Wall spoke to the media about...

Forest Fire Smoke Grounds Premier’s Planned Flight to La Ronge

Premier Brad Wall was scheduled to fly north this afternoon, but visibility was too poor for the premier to make the trip to La Ronge. Instead, Wall and other government officials were grounded at the Prince Albert airport where Premier Wall spoke to the media about...

UPDATED – Utility Companies Work Around Fire Threats In The North

UPDATE – At last word (4:30 pm), SaskPower was close to repairing the damage around the Montreal Lake area.  Tyler Hopson says services crews spent all day working to solve the problem and it was expected to be rectified by 5 pm. Meanwhile, SaskEnergy says the...