Easton Burk 8 was an honoured guest at Go Wild for Wildlife fundraiser for Woodlands Wildlife Sanctuary at Pinestone Resort on Saturday March 10. Easton stands with his papa Rob Taylor and Monika Melichar who owns the sanctuary. For his birthday this year Easton asked for donations to the sanctuary instead of gifts. He ended up donating more than $400 to help orphaned and injured wildlife./JENN WATT Staff

Sunday fire causes $100000 in damage

A fire on Sunday devoured a car and part of a home on Redkenn Drive in the Kennisis Lake area.

According to Dysart et al fire chief Miles Maughan 15 firefighters responded to the call on Feb. 14 at 3 p.m. to find the car fully involved and the fire spreading to the building.

The flames burned the outside wall of the house and a window to the loft bedroom.

While firefighters were able to put out the fire $70000 worth of damage was already done to the home and the vehicle was destroyed.

The cause of the fire was “careless use of propane heater” according to the release.

No injuries were reported.