What it's like to host evacuees from fire-threatened communities? Kapuskasing details what's involved

Up North

Northern Ontario forest fires are starting to bear down on communities in the region. And that means other towns and cities will rise up to help evacuees. It's a collaborative effort that spans hundreds of kilometres ... and one that puts a lot of pressure on host communities. Guilaine Baril is the chief administrative officer for Kapuskasing. He spoke with CBC Morning North host Markus Schwabe about what it's like to host evacuees from fire-threatened communities.

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