NS Sending 21 Firefighters to BC

The Nova Scotia government is sending a crew of firefighters to British Columbia to help battles scores of wildfires in the province’s interior. A 21-person crew from Nova Scotia’s Natural Resources Department is scheduled to leave Halifax early Monday. They will be joining crews from Quebec, New Brunswick, P.E.I. and Newfoundland and Labrador. The Nova Scotia crew includes 20 firefighters and an on-site manager.