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Government Road office building suffers extensive damage Northern News Kirkland Lake Fire Services responded to a fire at 10 Government Road Saturday afternoon. The building, which houses Ontario government offices, suffered extensive damage. There... Read more >
Brant OKs building three new fire halls Brantford Expositor Work is expected to begin in the fall on three new fire halls in Cainsville, Scotland and Onondaga at a cost of more than $3.5 million. Brant County councillors this week gave final... Read more >
Eight livestock killed, $500K in damage from early-morning blaze at Sebringville’s Luckhart Transport Stratford Beacon Herald The cause is still unknown, but the early-morning blaze that destroyed part of a family-owned Sebringville livestock... Read more >
Almost half of Hamilton house fires last year had no working smoke alarm CBC News Link to article: Almost half of Hamilton house fires last year had no working smoke alarm GRAPHIC (right): The 2011-2015 data from Ontario's Office of the Fire... Read more >
Cancer top cause of firefighter fatal workplace claims, study finds CBC News Cancer is a leading cause of death among Canadian firefighters, according to a University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) study, which draws on a decade of data from worker... Read more >
Fire prevention a key to stopping the wave of house fires Bay Today Link to article: Fire prevention a key to stopping the wave of house fires North Bay Fire Chief Jason Whiteley says the rash of fires recently in North Bay is the most he has... Read more >
High-ranking Brampton firefighter hospitalized in violent crash Brampton Guardian Link to article: High-ranking Brampton firefighter hospitalized in violent crash A Brampton district fire chief is in hospital after a violent crash in Brampton... Read more >
New firefighter regulations concern Bluewater fire chief Exeter Lakeshore Times Advance Link to article: New firefighter regulations concern Bluewater fire chief Bluewater fire chief Dave Renner came to council on March 19 to voice his concerns... Read more >
Woman unaccounted for after fire destroys Pickering home CTV News Link to article: Woman unaccounted for after fire destroys Pickering home Officials say one woman is unaccounted for following a fire that destroyed a home in Pickering early this... Read more >
Fatal fire at Bancroft retirement home caused by ‘careless smoking’ CTV News Link to article: Fatal fire at Bancroft retirement home caused by ‘careless smoking’ Careless smoking caused a fire that killed an elderly... Read more >