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Wildfire Evacuations

Aug 15. 18

As most people are aware, the wildfire situation in the Regional District of the Bulkley Nechako has reached the point of a state of local emergency. As fire situations can change very fast it is important we are all staying aware and are prepared for anything.. For more information please visit the RDBN website at www..rdbn.bc.ca.  For more information on wildfires in BC and how to prevent and prepare for them please visit the BC Governement website.

If you are interested in volunteering to provide disaster relief, you can visit BVESS Coordinator Matt Herzon at the Smithers Fire Department to find out more.

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  • Wildfire Evacuations

    As most people are aware, the wildfire situation in the Regional District of the Bulkley Nechako has reached the point of a state of local emergency. As fire situations can change very fast it is important we are all staying aware and are prepared for anything. Visit the RDBN website at www..rdbn.bc.ca for updated information. Continue reading for more information.

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  • Spirit of the North

    If you have noticed some extra musicians in the Valley there is a good reason for it! Spirit of the North, a classical music festival featuring international musicians, solo and chamber music, a symphony orchestra just to name a few has officially begun! For the full schedule and more information continue reading.

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  • Small Businesses and Wildfires

    As the wildfires in RDBN continue to grow it is important that everyone stay alert and prepared. For updates on the evacuation notices and orders please visit http://www.rdbn.bc.ca. This is a stressful time for everyone including small business owners. Continue reading for a link to a guide to help ensure you are prepared for what could happen next. Our thoughts go out to everyone effected by the wildfires.

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