The RDEK has lifted the Evacuation Alert issued in the Cross River/Nipika Mountain Resort area.
The Alert was lifted Tuesday afternoon, after being put in place on August 8th.
Crews continue to work on the Cross River wildfire, but the BC Wildfire Service felt it was safe to lift the alert.
At this time, there is no longer any evacuation alerts or orders in effect in the RDEK’s boundaries.
– From the BC Wildfire Service and the Regional District of East Kootenay