The R.M. of Swift Current #137 has issued a fire ban effective immediately.
"Due to the extreme heat and dry weather conditions in the R.M. Swift Current No. 137 we wish to announce that we have issued a fire ban effective immediately on all open fires, including fire pits and burning barrels.
"We are encouraging everyone to use EXTREME caution as the dry weather has caused high risk for fire in our area. This ban will be in effect until further notice. Any concerns or questions, please contact your R.M. office."