One new fire was confirmed yesterday in the West Fire Region.
Located on the Deadhorse Road in Nipigon District, just west of Marathon, the lightning-caused blaze was small at 0.1 hectare in size.
It is now “out.”
There are four active fires in the region, covering 575.1 ha. Three of these fires are in Sioux Lookout District while the fourth is in Red Lake District.