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Hoping for the best, planning for the worst

Thursday, September 08, 2016 @ 8:00 PM | By Simon Hally

When the wildfire hit, “I wish I’d grabbed the notary seals,” says Don Scott as he describes the events of May 3, when he and his team had to make a hasty exit from the Don Scott Law Office in Fort McMurray, Alta., as a flames threatened the city.

“We were all at work. We could see the smoke billowing around south of the city. I have some good contacts in the local media so I heard just before the emergency was declared that we’d have...