Mexico has lent a team of 100+ firefighters to help fight wildfires in British Columbia, Canada. According to CNN, the province is experiencing 275 simultaneous forest fires, prompting a state of emergency. BC’s public safety minister called the reinforcements a ‘welcome relief.’ pic.twitter.com/viCdk3C0cJ
A historic win as Canada wins its first Olympics softball medal ever!
7 of the players are from British Columbia
BREAKING: Canada has claimed its first-ever Olympic medal in softball with a bronze at
HISTORY FOR CANADA
@SoftballCanada team that’s been on the road together for five months. Away from family and friends for this moment.
They’ve done it. The first medal in softball for Canada. Bronze.
My story: https://www.cbc.ca/sports/olympics/summer/softball/olympics-canada-mexico-softball-bronze-medal-july27-1.6118526 …
Danielle Lawrie gets her Olympic medal. The 34-year-old mom of two, who came out of retirement to chase her Olympic dream, gets the win in the circle to help the Canadians to their first-ever softball medal. She did it. Canada did it. Tears of joy.