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McCormick Creek resident leaves home as fire threatens his property

McCormick Creek resident leaves home as fire threatens his property

Jim Mullaly was one of many Nelway evacuees to go through the evacuation centre in Salmo Saturday.
Evacuation Alert for North Shore Nelson

Evacuation Alert for North Shore Nelson

The alert covers Sitkum Creek to Crescent Bay
Lightning starts two fires northeast of Nelson

Lightning starts two fires northeast of Nelson

Air tankers are working both fires Saturday evening
McCormick Creek evacuee leaves home as fire-charred wood reaches his property

McCormick Creek evacuee leaves home as fire-charred wood reaches his property

Jim Mullaly was one of many Nelway evacuees to go through the evacuation centre in Salmo Saturday.
Shambhala Music Festival cancels Sunday night lineup

Shambhala Music Festival cancels Sunday night lineup

More than 17,000 festival goers have been at the music festival since Friday.
UPDATED: Evacuation order issued for Nelway, alert issued for Shambhala Festival

UPDATED: Evacuation order issued for Nelway, alert issued for Shambhala Festival

The McCormick Creek wildfire has jumped the Salmo River and is moving east
Evacuation Order issued for two McCormick Creek homes

Evacuation Order issued for two McCormick Creek homes

The Evacuation Alert issued on Monday has been expanded to two more properties
Smoke above Nelson nearly double what it should be

Smoke above Nelson nearly double what it should be

But it’s still nowhere near as bad as elsewhere in the province
RDCK plans wildfire fuel action

RDCK plans wildfire fuel action

The plan covers land in and around Nelson
Prominent hunter fined $3,000 for illegal elk kill in Kootenays

Prominent hunter fined $3,000 for illegal elk kill in Kootenays

Derek Sward was heavily involved with the hunting community in the South Okanagan and Similkameen