Amidst a disaster, many stories have emerged of hope and survival in the Fort McMurray wildfires. Here are some of my favourites.
A 16-year old girl rode her horse to safety. Her family owns three horses and only two fit in the trailer so she rode the third alongside. Read the full story here.
Airbnb is helping hook-up evacuees with a free place to stay.
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Two babies were born in a work camp north of Fort McMurray. Both are doing well! Read the full story here.
Around 88,000 people had to flee. Here are some stories of escape. Some of these brought tears to my eyes.
It’s hard to imagine what it’s like for those dealing with these devastating fires and because of technology, you don’t have to. This video shows how terrifying it must have been for people trying to get out of town.
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