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July 16, 2021

New Wildfire on Camp Lake Portage north of Falcon Lake

As of 4:00 PM a fire was just reported just north of Falcon Lake on the Camp Lake portage. Initial Attack crew on route. Water bomber on route. SEWFD fire boat in the water assisting Manitoba Wildfire Service. Updates will be shared as they become available.

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July 16, 2021 ,

JULY 16 WHITESHELL WILDFIRE UPDATE

No new fires have been identified today and the ones from earlier in the week are under control. Manitoba Parks informed us that park users can expect to see a fire fighting pumper truck.  The pumper truck is a temporary precaution provided for the North Whiteshell. The precaution is due to the extreme fire danger […]

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July 15, 2021

July 15 Whiteshell Wildfire Update

The following updates were received from Manitoba Parks today.  None of the fires are posing a threat at this time. A new fire was identified today at Big Whiteshell between the Polish Camp and the old Castaway Cabins site.  This is a 0.5 ha fire. Crews/tankers onsite.   This is a different fire location from yesterday.  […]

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July 14, 2021

July 14 Whiteshell Wildfire Update

The following update was received from Manitoba Parks today A new fire south west of of Big Whiteshell Lake was identified.   It is 1 ha in size.  An initial attach crew is onsite and water tankers have been dispatched. Nutimik Lake fire – EA 124 is 1.1 hectares in size.  One initial attack crew on […]

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July 14, 2021

Fire & Travel Restrictions Effective July 14

The Department of Conservation and Climate has announced that due to the continued high to extreme fire danger levels across the province, additional fire and travel restrictions are being implemented province wide, effective Wednesday July 14, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. Campfires are not permitted any time in the Whiteshell (full fire ban in effect). Travel […]

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July 13, 2021

Another Wildfire at Betula Lake

6:30 PM Update from Manitoba Parks – There are no concerns to cottaging subdivisions at this time. We have received initial reports of another fire in the Betula Lake area.  Water bombers were spotted there earlier today.  More information to follow.    

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July 13, 2021

Wildfire at Scott Rapids at Nutimik

6:30 PM Update from Manitoba Parks – There are no concerns to cottaging subdivisions at this time. Manitoba Parks advised us this afternoon of a 0.5 ha fire in the location of Scott Rapids at Nutimik.  Water bombers have been on scene and two initial attack crews are onsite.   Further information to follow.

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July 12, 2021

Parking Lot Expansion at Pine Point

Work to expand the parking lot at Pine Point Rapids will be starting Tuesday July 13th. There will be half the parking lot open during the construction so there will be no need to park on the highway. Barricades and cones will be dividing the areas. This expansion was to address the safety concerns created […]

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