first_imgThe Ontario crews that were helping control the fires have since returned home.Now, Chimko says crews have the Prophet River Fire pretty much contained.[asset|aid=1567|format=mp3player|formatter=asset_bonus|title=fcdd59c63b5b2d86f9fee9ff4b32ea4d-Chimko June 24th – 2_1_Pub.mp3]Chimko says as of June 24th, there are no new fires to report on in the North.Advertisement View Northern Fires in a larger mapDamp weather and extra crews have helped to get one northern fire under control.Fire Information Officer Jillian Chimko says the most northern fire, which is 50 kilometres north-west from the larger Smith/Liard fire, is 100 per cent contained.- Advertisement -Meanwhile, she says the Smith/Liard fire continues to burn…[asset|aid=1566|format=mp3player|formatter=asset_bonus|title=fcdd59c63b5b2d86f9fee9ff4b32ea4d-Chimko june 24th – 1_1_Pub.mp3]The fire was discovered on June 1st. It is currently sitting at around 230 square kilometres in size.Advertisementlast_img

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