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Loon Lake evacuated, Clinton put on alert as Ashcroft fire grows

By James Peters
July 14, 2017 - 7:19pm Updated: July 15, 2017 - 12:19pm

CLINTON, B.C. — A series of fishing resorts and rural properties around a popular recreation lake north of Cache Creek have been evacuated thanks to the rapidly advancing Ashcroft Reserve fire.

Loon Lake was placed under an evacuation order by TNRD officials Friday evening.