May 16th 2011 archive

Slave Lake is burning

  (Image from CTV Edmonton) A few years ago, when we lived in Northern Alberta, I worked for the Forestry division as a Logistics Coordinator.  I didn’t work in Slave Lake itself but all of the different Forestry departments in the province worked together to fight fires all season long.  Watching Slave Lake literally burn to the ground is heartbreaking (as of the last news report that I heard, 70% of the town has burned down); I have former coworkers who are working around the clock fighting Read more […]