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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.
Man in white western style shirt with a white rose corsage. Holds a piece of bright coloured fabric.
Fire burns bright red at night. Buildings lit in the foreground.
Float plane descending into lake to pick up water.
Portrait of a silver haired man with a goatee looking directly ahead.
Standing in a parking lot, young man wearing red suspenders and yellow waterproof pants smiles. Parking lot is wet.
Man in a shirt, tie, and uniform smiles.
Man in a blue and white checked shirt and blue baseball cap speaking into a hand held radio.
Woman with glasses wearing a jean jacket smiles.
Man in a winter jacket sits at a computer desk, smiling.
Bearded man laughing.
Man wearing a baseball cap smiles as he holds a snake with snake tongs.
A photographer shooting from his SUV.
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