Firefighters gain on several wildfires in California

Amos Gonzales
July 15, 2017

Manitoba firefighters are on their way to combat the out-of-control wildfires in British Columbia's interior. "If that forecast comes to fruition, it's going to be a big challenge for us". "They will be working in very hard conditions so we offer them our best wishes for a safe return".

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the creation of a new ad hoc cabinet committee to co-ordinate the federal government's response to the fires, including recovery and rebuilding efforts.

Almost all evacuation orders have been called off for three major fires across California as dozens of wildfires throughout the West were coming under control.

The Cariboo Regional District has now confirmed that eight known structures have been lost due to the wildfires in the region according to chair Al Richmond.

"It was refreshing for me to get into Prince George. and breathe the fresh air instead of the smoke-filled air we are experiencing here in the Cariboo", he said on Friday.

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The dozens of wildfires burning across B.C. prompted a provincial state of emergency to be declared last week, the first since 2003. And if more discoveries are made, the Regional District will reach out to the affected property owner.

More than 10,000 people have been evacuated and 10,000 more are on alert.

BC Wildfire Service chief information officer Kevin Skrepnek said forecasters have revised their prediction for an incoming weather system.

The Whittier Fire in Santa Barbara County forced the evacuation of thousands of campers near Lake Cachuma, including some who left behind their trailers in the rush.

Evacuees who are staying in communities from Kamloops to Vancouver can't return home yet, Day said, as hot spots and a fire near Cache Creek remain a cause for concern.

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