Evacuation alert in BC’s Kootenay region expanded to include Shambhala music festival

Evacuation alert in BC's Kootenay region expanded to include Shambhala music festival
Shambhala Music Festival evacuation alert as wildfire jumps Salmo River
An evacuation alert in B.C.'s Southern Interior has been expanded to include the Shambhala Music Festival. The electronic music festival is taking place at the Salmo River Ranch, near Nelson, 650 kilometres east of Vancouver, and is scheduled to run

SALMO, B.C. – Attendees at a popular electronic music festival are subject to an evacuation alert after a wildfire jumped the Salmo River. The B.C. Wildfire Service issued an evacuation alert Saturday morning, saying a nearby fire has jumped the river … . According to the Shambhala Music Festival website, the Salmo River Ranch has been put under an evacuation alert after the McCormick Creek wildfire jumped the Salmo River moving towards the festival. An evacuation alert is NOT an order to leave, but
SALMO (NEWS 1130) – An evacuation order has been expanded in the Nelway area, after a wildfire jumped a river towards an electronic music festival in the West Kootenay. The BC Wildfire Service is reporting that the McCormick Creek wildfire has jumped

Shambhala Music Festival under evacuation alert due to moving wildfire

Shambhala Music Festival under evacuation alert due to moving wildfire
Shambhala Music Festival under evacuation alert due to moving wildfire

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BREAKING: Evacuation order issued for Nelway, Shambhala Festival on alert

An official evacuation alert has been expanded to cover the Shambhala Music Festival and the community of Nelway ordered to evacuate, as the McCormick Creek wildfire continues to grow. Updates shared Saturday morning said the fire had jumped the

Shambhala Music Festival evacuation alert as wildfire jumps Salmo River
Shambhala Music Festival evacuation alert as wildfire jumps Salmo River

… . An evacuation alert has been issued for the Shambhala Music Festival, due to the McCormick Creek wildfire jumping the Salmo River. BC Wildfire Service says the wildfire is moving in an easterly direction towards the community of Nelway, which is now. Some worrying news out of BC, Canada this morning… It looks like Shambhala is feeling the effects of a fast growing wildfire nearby. After issuing a pre-evacuation warning before the festival began, according to attendees it looks like organizers …

NewsAlert: Shambhala Music Festival attendees ordered to evacuate due to moving wildfire

A new evacuation order has been issued for the Nelway area and an evacuation alert has been issued for the Shambhala Music Festival. That's according to the BC Wildfire Service following reports that the McCormick Creek wildfire has jumped the Salmo

SALMO, B.C. — Attendees at the electronic music festival Shambhala are now being ordered to evacuate due to a wildfire. The B.C. Wildfire Service says a nearby fire has jumped over the Salmo River toward the Shambhala Music Festival. The festival

MERRITT (NEWS 1130) – As the Shambhala Music Festival prepares for a potential evacuation because of wildfire risk, the man behind last weekend's Rockin' River Fest is grateful that event wasn't smoked out. The annual country music festival in Merritt

The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) has expanded an evacuation alert, which now includes the Shambhala Music Festival because of the rising threat of the nearby McCormick Creek fire. The 250-hectare blaze has jumped the Salmo River
Shambhala Music Festival is now under an official evacuation alert, as the McCormick Creek wildfire continues to grow rapidly while "behaving unpredictably." The wildfire has grown to 250 hectares in size, from 160 Friday night, and has jumped north …

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