CTV News has been acknowledged by the broadcasting industry for our coverage of the Slake Lake fire last May.

The Radio Television Digital News Association has voted CTV Edmonton's coverage as Best Newscast, Best Spot News Coverage and Best Continuing Coverage.

Hundreds of homes and businesses were destroyed when a wildfire swept through the town May 15, 2011.

The people of Slave Lake graciously allowed CTV News into their community and homes, sharing their stories of tragedy and triumph with us, and our viewers.