The 88,000

A beautiful story written by one of the brave people who helped fight the fire to save our homes. We cannot thank you enough.

~ LethalBeauty

As I begin to write this, I sit 30,000 feet in the air above the empty city of Fort McMurray. A place where for the past week my boots have been on the ground fighting the most merciless and unrelenting fire I will likely ever see for the rest of my career as a fire […]

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Tuesday, May Third, 2016

Three days ago my family and I, and the rest of our town were evacuated. Half of us sent out North to the site camps and half of us South, towards Edmonton, Lac La Biche, ect.
This is my story, how it felt, how I feel now, what I seen and what I know. Continue reading