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Longbow fire chief leads Firecon Kenora Online Longbow Lake fire chief Warren Brinkman has been leading volunteer firefighters through a training weekend. Firecon brings together crews from across the northwest in Thunder Bay, including those from... Read more >
Special Recognition For Hanover Fire Chief Bayshore Broadcasting.ca Special recognition for Hanover’s Fire Chief, Hanover Council has presented the Chief with the Fire Services Exemplary Service Medal. Fire Chief Jeff Dentinger calls it a... Read more >
Volunteer firefighters absorb ‘really good training' The Chronicle Journal Micha Gerber emerged from the mobile confined space search and rescue training simulator in full firefighter gear. With self-contained breathing apparatus face... Read more >
FireCon developing skills for regional firefighters  The News Watch THUNDER BAY – Erica Parent knows firsthand the challenges of being a firefighter in a small Northwestern Ontario community. Parent, a two-year veteran of the Schreiber... Read more >
FireCon draws hundreds of volunteer firefighters to Thunder Bay CBC.ca   Over 230 volunteer firefighters from across northwestern Ontario have gathered in Thunder Bay for an annual education conference; and this year it's delivering... Read more >
FireCon Training Brings 235 Volunteer FireFighters to Thunder Bay Net News Ledger THUNDER BAY – Over 235 volunteer firefighters from various regions of northwestern Ontario will travel to Thunder Bay on Thursday to take part in important... Read more >
Musser named acting fire chief Exeter Lakeshore Times-Advance Exeter’s Jeff Musser, who has more than 20 years of experience with the Exeter station and serves as district chief for Exeter, was recently appointed acting fire chief of the... Read more >
Deadly blazes fuel push for Indigenous fire marshal The London Free Press After deadly fires and a persistent, pressing demand for better fire safety in First Nations communities, public consultation is beginning this fall to create a national... Read more >
Students need to think about fire safety: Fire chief Toronto Sun Toronto Fire Services is urging students living off campus to follow a safety checklist before moving into their new digs.   “We are really trying to drive awareness... Read more >
Firefighters will carry kits to combat overdoses Bay Today.ca The North Bay Fire Department has partnered with the Health Unit to put Naloxone on firefighting apparatus in response to the ongoing opioid crisis in the province.  "Our... Read more >