Wildfire threatens community of High Level, Alberta

The Homestretch

An out-of-control wildfire burning near the town of High Level is now rated at the highest possible danger level -- a level six. More than 4,000 people in the area received evacuation orders. Travis Fairweather is a Wildfire Information Officer with the province. Annette Piche lives in High Level and owns an insurance brokerage and registry in High Level. She was one of several thousand people forced from her home yesterday -- because of the blaze. Annette and her family are staying in their second home in Grimshaw, Alberta, until it's safe to go back home to High Level.

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