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Citadel fire

'Neighbours helping neighbours': Regional fire crews helped stop St. Albert blaze

'Neighbours helping neighbours': Regional fire crews helped stop St. Albert blaze

Morinville Fire Chief Brad Boddez said his department sent 12 members and two fire trucks to help around 9 p.m. last Thursday. The Citadel Mews West fire was in full force when they arrived, and firefighters knew they were in it for the "long haul."
Teens help save seniors during Citadel Mews fire

Teens help save seniors during Citadel Mews fire

“I feel like we were just doing what we had to do, because no one else was helping. I don't think we deserve any extra recognition for that. I feel that I did it because that's what was right."
Province, AHS to find long-term housing for seniors in Citadel fire

Province, AHS to find long-term housing for seniors in Citadel fire

Evacuees will need longer-term accommodation, as units in the complex will not be available for two years or more during construction phase, said MLA Dale Nally.
Families recall panic, fear while tracking down loved ones as St. Albert complex burned

Families recall panic, fear while tracking down loved ones as St. Albert complex burned

“I saw the smoke. I pulled up and oriented myself where his suite would be and then I panicked. His suite was almost ground zero, except on the fourth floor.”
St. Albert asks residents to halt donations for Citadel Mews seniors

St. Albert asks residents to halt donations for Citadel Mews seniors

Mayor encourages supporters to donate to national relief fund instead
WATCH: Citadel Mews West fire brought under control

WATCH: Citadel Mews West fire brought under control

Video captures beginning of fire that spread to roof; efforts by fire crews to control the spread.
Citadel Village businesses a haven for elderly evacuees during St. Albert fire

Citadel Village businesses a haven for elderly evacuees during St. Albert fire

“They were very calm. I was surprised how calm they were. They kept thanking me and I really wasn’t doing anything.” 
'We had all the water that we could find, every truck that we have, to stop it at that spot'

'We had all the water that we could find, every truck that we have, to stop it at that spot'

Acting St. Albert Fire Chief Scott Wilde describes battling back flames in high wind at Citadel Mews West seniors home Thursday night
Investigation set to begin into Citadel Mews seniors home fire

Investigation set to begin into Citadel Mews seniors home fire

"Now that there is no active fire activity, other than the occasional hot spot, the fire investigation will begin early this morning," the city stated.
UPDATE: Fire ravages St. Albert seniors home

UPDATE: Fire ravages St. Albert seniors home

Over 150 evacuated from Citadel Mews West