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BC Wildfire Service says it has reached out to people affected by the Elephant Hill fire
Wind has whipped the Elephant Hill wildfire across the Bonaparte River.
Crews may start conducting controlled burns as early as today to try to contain the fire.
After 12 days of being evacuated, the village started to come back to life on July 18.
Cause of the fire remains under investigation
Regional district has created Facebook pages to help direct aid
Thompson-Nicola Regional District issues an evacuation alert
Some 120 firefighters, eight helicopters, and eight pieces of heavy equipment are fighting the blaze
The fire is an estimated 700 hectares in size
Dr. Harvey Lui has some tips for protecting your skin, and busts a few myths about tanning.
Experts are wondering if the scheme is permanently stopped, or if it will resume again when the heat dies down.
It is not just a "young people" problem, and it involves more than just phones (which you shouldn't use when stopped in traffic)