Forest fires blanket Saskatchewan in thick smoke

Smoke from northern Saskatchewan wildfires is blanketing much of the province today. The smoke has prompted health warnings from Environment Canada.

Smoke prompts special air quality alerts

"Sunrise on Mars? Fires in Saskatchewan filling the air with smoke and giving the Manitoba sky a red hue," Duane Nicol wrote on Instagram. So the smoke is spreading beyond the Saskatchewan borders. (Duane Nicol/Instagram)


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