Alberta Wildfires: One-third of Slave Lake destroyed by wildfires
|Slave Lake Wildfire Relief notice posted in London Drug.|
Slave Lake is located in northern Alberta on Lesser Slave Lake; it hosted the Arctic Winter Games in 1994. With a population of 7,031, it was incorporated in 1965.
Among the businesses and organizations aiding in the relief is London Drugs. The BC based company, founded in 1945, has set up a Slave Lake Wildlife Relief Fund at all of its 75 stores in 35+ major markets in BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitboa. Proceeds will be channeled through the Canadian Red Cross.
London Drugs has 21 locations in Alberta:
- Calgary (8)
- Edmonton (7)
- Grande Prairie (1)
- Lethbridge (1)
- Medicine Hat (1)
- Red Deer (1)
- Sherwood Park (1)
- St. Albert (1)