MNRF Fire Rangers based out of Timmins created a water reservoir that looks like a swimming pool near a cottage on Indian Bay Road on July 13. This reservoir, combined with a sprinkler system, was a precautionary measure to gain the upper hand on the North Bay 72 fire. From the left are David Fell, Marc Lizotte, Joshua Lebron and crew leader Kevin Wallingford. (Staff photo by Sue Nielsen)

The long, hot summer of 2018

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter DISTRICT – The year may be best remembered for a summer of fire, smoke and prayers for rain. Wildfires forced the evacuation of some 20 residences…

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The long, hot summer of 2018 was last modified: January 2nd, 2019 by Editorial Staff