FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – No news is also good news for the Halfway River Fire.The fire has not grown past the 5,000 hectares it grew to yesterday. The fire is also still contained at 50%.The B.C. Wildfire Service says that operations have gone well, and will continue today.“Dozer guard west of Farrell Creek on the SW flank is complete, patrol and mop-up continues on the perimeter where possible. Planned ignitions on the south flank were successful and burning on the north and west flanks may happen today as opportunities arise”- Advertisement -Rain is expected to hit the Peace River Region tonight, which will also help fire fighting efforts.The current list of crew working on the fire are the following:Advertisement • 61 firefighters• 5 helicopters• 3 heavy equipment15 support staff are also working on this incident.
Story Links Live Stats AUBURN, Ala. – Texas Tech improved to 10-0 on the season with a 4-0 victory over the Drake University softball team Sunday afternoon on the final day of the Plainsman Invitational. vs. IUPUI 2/22/2019 – 10 a.m. Macy Johnson (Winterset, Iowa) and Libby Ryan (Mount Vernon, Iowa) each collected one hit for Drake. Johnson was the Bulldogs last chance at getting on the scoreboard after her one-out single in the bottom of the sixth as then she moved to second on a pass ball. However, two batters later Nicole Newman (Madison, Wis.) struck out to the end frame. Drake stranded four runners in the loss. Preview Nicole Timmons (Davenport, Iowa) dropped to 3-2 on the season after she allowed four runs (three earned) on six hits with three walks and five strikeouts. Timmons allowed just one unearned run going into the sixth inning to keep the game close. However, the Red Raiders sealed the win with a three-run home run by Trenity Edwards, her third home run of the season, with two outs in the sixth. The Drake (5-4) offense was held to just two hits by Texas Tech (10-0), which had another outstanding performance in the circle from Erin Edmoundson. Edmoundson (6-0), who no-hit the Bulldogs Friday in the first meeting between the teams, struck out nine and walked just one in the shutout. Next Game: PDF Box Score Following its trip to Auburn, Ala., Drake travels to Fayetteville, Ark., for the Razorback Invitational hosted by Arkansas. The Bulldogs will face IUPUI Feb. 22 at 10 a.m. in the first of five games at the three-day tournament. Print Friendly Version Full Schedule Roster