Evacuation order lifted for flood-ravaged Marten Beach

One week after flooding caused by rainfall prompted an evacuation order in the northern Alberta community of Marten Beach, a local state of emergency has been lifted and residents are allowed to return to their homes. On Thursday, the Municipal…

Local state of emergency still in effect in Marten Beach area after torrential rain

The Marten Beach area near Slave Lake remained under a state of emergency on Friday after the community was mostly evacuated (with the exception of several people who are on high ground) because of flooding just a day earlier. On…