Yellowknife Amateur Radio Society

Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada



YAGI antenna under clouds of billowing smoke 14 May 2023 (VE8NSD) 

VE8NSD has been kind enough to share some dramatic images from his QTH of the fires in the Hay River area, taken 2023-05-14.  He and his family and several cats were evacuated during this period from Hay River to the Yellowknife Multiplex facility.  The fire broke out on the outskirts of the Town of Hay River and the town was evacuated around 2023-05-14.  The fire was brought under control on 2023-05-26 and the evacuation alert cancelled on 2023-06-06.   There was significant damage to Kátł'odeeche.