Blaze engulfs Curry Dr. garage Friday night

A call about a garage fire Friday night led to a 4.5 hour fight to extinguish flames at a Curry Dr. shop. Yellowknife Fire Division crews were dispatched to 76 Curry Dr. around at 11:10 p.m. after a report of flames and smoke coming from a garage, according to a release from the City Monday....
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Brendan Burke
As the Yellowknifer’s crime reporter, it’s my job to keep readers up to speed on all-things “cops and courts” related. From house fires and homicides to courtroom clashes, it’s my responsibility to be there - day or night, rain or shine. When I’m not at court gathering stories, I’m in the office, making calls to lawyers, emailing RCMP and tracking down sources. After hours, I rely on the public to let me know what’s happening and where. Entering my second winter in Yellowknife since leaving my hometown of Peterborough, Ont., in October 2017, everyday on this beat continues to be challenging, rewarding and fulfilling. Got a story? Call me at (867) 766-8288 or shoot me an email at