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Traffic slowed to a crawl due to vehicle fire on Highway 11

Warman Fire Rescue worked to knock down a car fire Tuesday afternoon on Highway 11 south of Warman

Commuters northbound on Highway 11 had their trip home take a bit longer than usual thanks to a vehicle fire on Highway 11 south of Warman.

Warman Fire Rescue received the call at about 3:30 on Tuesday afternoon, November 6, that a car was ablaze on the shoulder of the northbound lanes across from the Richardson Pioneer elevator. Continue reading “Traffic slowed to a crawl due to vehicle fire on Highway 11”

Fire crews battling wildfire north of Langham

Nemanishen Contracting workers load a water tank from a nearby ditch to assist firefighters

UPDATE: 3:54 pm: Wind has shifted and is now from the northeast with only the transfer station fire still being fought but believed to be under control. Grass fire south of the transfer station appears to be out.

UPDATE – 3:46 pm: Fire crews have been able to divide the fire into two with the larger of the pair being at the transfer station.

Firefighters from three communities are working this hour to contain a wildfire close to the town of Langham. Continue reading “Fire crews battling wildfire north of Langham”