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Campfire Ban remains in effect for Township of Spallumcheen

The Township of Spallumcheen fire ban remains in effect until noon on Thursday, September 16, 2021.

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Press Release 72 - Emergency Operation Centre for the Township of Spallumcheen standing down

The Emergency Operations Center for the Township of Spallumcheen is standing down as of 16:00 hrs on Tuesday September 7, 2021. Mayor and Council on behalf of the residents of the Township of Spallumcheen would like to extend a huge thank you to BC Wildfire, all of our regional partners, volunteers and organizations that assisted us during this incredibly challenging time. Residents can continue to follow the Township of Spallumcheen website for information related to emergency planning and...

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Press Release 71 - Wildfire Update for September 4, 2021 at 16:00 hrs

Based on the recommendations of BC Wildfire the Township of Spallumcheen lifted the evacuation alert that was previously in place within the municipality on September 1, 2021 at 15:15 hrs.  BC Wildfire is reporting that due to significant effort from the BC Wildfire service and provincial, First Nation, national and international partner agencies, the White Rock Lake wildfire is now considered as a status of “Being Held”.  The Emergency Operation Centre for the Township...

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Splatsin Walking Their Children's Spirits Home

The Splatsin community will be Walking Their Children's Spirits Home from September 6-10. This event involves a 3 day walk from the former Kamloops Indian Residential School back to Splatsin.  Splatsin community members participating will be escorted by the RCMP to ensure walker safety and will be reaching the Heyward-Armstrong Road on Friday September 10. Traffic may be impacted along Salmon River Road, Knob Hill Road, Hullcar Road, and Canyon Road.  If you find yourself on these...

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Press Release 70 - Wildfire update for September 3, 2021 at 12:00 hrs

BC Wildfire is reporting that due to significant effort from the BC Wildfire service and provincial, First Nation, national and international partner agencies, the White Rock Lake wildfire is now considered as a status of “Being Held”.

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Press Release 69 - Wildfire Update for September 2, 2021 at 16:00 hrs

Based on the recommendations of BC Wildfire the Township of Spallumcheen lifted the evacuation alert that was previously in place within the municipality on September 1, 2021 at 15:15 hrs. The Emergency Operation Centre for the Township remains operational from 08:30-16:30 and continues to work with BC Wildfire and our local fire department to assess the situation. BC Wildfire is reporting that no further growth was observed on the fire yesterday. Crews on the NE flank of the fire are...

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Press Release 68 - Wildfire update for September 2, 2021 at 12:00 hrs

Based on the recommendations of BC Wildfire the Township of Spallumcheen lifted the evacuation alert that was previously in place within the municipality on September 1, 2021 at 15:15 hrs. The Emergency Operation Centre for the Township remains operational from 08:30-16:30 and continues to work with BC Wildfire and our local fire department to assess the situation. BC Wildfire is reporting that no further growth was observed on the fire yesterday. Crews on the NE flank of the fire are...

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Evacuation Alert for the Township of Spallumcheen LIFTED

The evacuation alert previously in effect for the Township of Spallumcheen was lifted September 1, 2021 at 15:15 hrs. The Emergency Operation Centre for the Township remains in effect and continues to work with BC Wildfire and our local fire department.  Press Release 67 detailing the Evacuation Alert Lifted information can be seen here.  The next scheduled update from the Township of Spallumcheen will be Thursday, September 2, 2021 at 12:00 hrs.

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Press Release 67 - Evacuation Alert Lifted September 1, 2021 at 15:15 hrs

EVACUATION ALERT LIFTED Based on the recommendations of BC Wildfire the Township of Spallumcheen has lifted the evacuation alert that was previously in place within the municipality. The Emergency Operation Centre for the Township remains operational from 08:30-16:30 and continues to work with BC Wildfire and our local fire department. The best location to find updated information for Spallumcheen residents is the Township of Spallumcheen website www.spallumcheentwp.bc.ca as well as...

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Press Release 66 - Wildfire Update for September 1, 2021 at 12:00 hrs

Wildfire BC has reported that no further growth was observed yesterday on the fire. The planned ignitions on August 30 and precipitation in the area has reduced the risk of further spread on most of the fire perimeter. BC Wildfire has indicated that this successful operation will allow containment to be achieved weeks ahead of the initial projects.  The expansive size of this fire continues to require a substantial workforce.  • 120 Canadian Armed Forces personnel •...

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