The Canadian Press

2015-04-23 | Kashechewan Evacuation

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The evacuation of a remote First Nation in Northern Ontario is set to begin this morning as the rapidly-rising Albany River threatens the community.

Date: 2015-04-23
Placeline: Undated.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 32 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << about 600 of the most vulnerable residents of Kesha Wanda are due to leave in the first phase of the evacuation they'll be taken to Kapuskasing Hurst and smooth Rock Falls plans call for all 1900 residents to leave the community on the western shore of James Bay over the next week or so to Cheshire one officials say an old dike protecting the community is in danger of collapsing this is the fourth straight year Kesha one is had to be evacuated Bill Marshall the Canadian press >>