Fire services improving equipment The Chronicle Journal Six volunteer fire departments are the recipients of thousands of dollars in grants to help buy the emergency equipment they need.   Nolalu Emergency Services received the lion... Read more >
'There is clearly issues of life safety in there,' Peterborough deputy fire chief says about recently closed rooming house MyKawartha.com Peterborough Fire Services has shut down a problem rooming house. “There is clearly issues of... Read more >
Ford government 'not opposed' to certifying firefighters CityNews Despite cancelling the Liberals’ plan to certify firefighters, the province says it’s not against training, just the way the previous administration was rolling... Read more >
Northern Ontario fire chiefs react to cancellation of new firefighter training rules CBC News Volunteer firefighters in northwestern Ontario are reacting with a mixture of disappointment and relief to news that the provincial government is revoking... Read more >
Ford to update aging public safety radio network  CTV News     <back to Headlines   Read more >
Former national TV host gives back to volunteer firefighters Kenora Online Volunteer fire departments across the region have received over $14,000 in new funding, thanks to a former national television talk-show host.  The Ontario... Read more >
Government upgrade of the public safety radio network  CTV News <back to Headlines Read more >
Premier Doug Ford announces modernization project for public safety radio network during visit in Alliston Simcoe.com The provincial government is moving ahead with a massive modernization project for the Public Radio Safety Network (PRSN) used by... Read more >
Changes to fire training requirements CTV News Earlier this week, the Ford government announced it was revoking the firefighter certification regulation brought in by the previous Ontario Liberal government.   Many local departments and... Read more >
North Bay area fire chiefs breathe sigh of relief North Bay Nugget The chiefs of three volunteer fire departments in the North Bay area are welcoming a decision by the province to revoke regulations passed by the previous Liberal government.... Read more >