NL Sending Resources to Fight Alberta Fire

The Provincial Government will be sending fire resources to assist with the fires in northwestern Alberta.

A forest fire behavior specialist will go to Alberta for 19 days.

There will also be fire crews ready to assist if needed over the next two weeks.

Starting Sunday, people forced out of High Level and surrounding northern Alberta communities will be able to apply for emergency financial aid.

The wildfire is 9,925-square-kilometres.