10 years after: The McClure Fire legacy

The burned tree stands in Barriere are a tell tale sign of the McClure Fire (Josh Pagé/CBC).
Tomorrow marks the 10 year anniversary of the McClure Fire.

It started with a tossed cigarette on bone dry grass. High winds fanned the flames, and swept the fire up the North Thompson valley toward Barriere.

72 homes and 9 business were destroyed ... including the Tolko mill in Louis Creek.

Over the next few days we'll hear from some of the people who were there.

Some lost all their belongings, and some wonder if we've learned anything from the disaster.

It all takes place near the fast-flowing Louis Creek.

Here are Jill Hayward, Kathy Campbell, Jean Cartier and Rob Ruttan.

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