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The untold story of the fight to save Fort McMurray

If you like adventure stories or stories about natural disasters, you will be interested in reading this interactive story about the massive fires that hit Fort McMurray in central Canada from the Canadian Broadcasting Company.  It gives a timeline of the fire and the decisions made by the firefighters as the fire roared toward the town.  What is amazing is that not a single person died in the fires in spite of their size and rapid movement.  You can read the story at

Fire on Fort McMurray’s horizon. (Jason Franson/Canadian Press)