With 28 Fires out of Control, Ontario Gets Help from US, Mexico, Other Provinces

Crews fighting forest fires in northern Ontario are receiving help from other provinces, the US and Mexico as they try to contain a cluster of blazes after days of hot and humid weather.

Ontario’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry said in a release that, as of Sunday afternoon, 63 forest fires were burning in the northern and northeastern parts of the province, with 28 of them out of control. read more >>