Forest Fire Continues to Burn in Miramichi

A forest fire burning on the outskirts of Miramichi was under control Monday night, according to a Miramichi Fire Department official.

More than 35 firefighters, police officers, paramedics and forestry officials had been at the scene along Route 118, or Island View Drive in Nelson-Miramchi, since about 4 p.m. Monday, said deputy fire chief Mario Berthiaume. read more >>