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Wildfire sparks near Sicamous

The blaze is 12 hectares in size
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Mount Griffin 12 hectare fire. (BC Wildfire)

A wildfire discovered on May 5 continues to burn in the Mount Griffin area near Sicamous.

The blaze is an estimated 12 hectares in size and is continuing to spread. According to BC Wildfire, the flames are not responding to suppression efforts.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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Jen Zielinski

About the Author: Jen Zielinski

I graduated from the broadcast journalism program at BCIT. I also hold a bachelor of arts degree in political science and sociology from Thompson Rivers University. I was also a reporter for Castanet and CBC. I am a volunteer with Okanagan Humane Society.
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