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The Flight from the Flames is the story of the Silver Creek Fire K30285 that took place in 1998. The majority of the images in this gallery were taken by Photojournalist James Murray who was a member of the Salmon Arm Observer team. The newspaper's Editorial Department won the coveted Webster Award for News Story of the Year.
Portrait of a mustached man in a blue baseball cap speaking into microphones.
Portrait of a blond woman wearing glasses with a cat on her shoulders.
Portrait of a serious red haired woman with blue eyes.
Portrait of a man speaking into a hand held radio speaker.
Portrait of a man wearing a baseball cap smiling.
Portrait of a short haired woman, grey hair.
Man in a shirt and tie smiles at camera.
Woman sits in passenger seat of a red truck.
Fireman walks through burning embers. A building's foundation is all that is left after the fire.
Portrait of a man with short haircut and mustache looks directly at camera.
Portrait of a serious looking man wearing coveralls. Helicopter in background.
Man in a suit and tie smiles.
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