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East Gwillimbury hires new deputy fire chief - Ryan Jagoe is East Gwillimbury’s new deputy fire chief. Mr. Jagoe has more than 20 years experience in emergency services and joins the department from York Region Emergency Medical Services... Read more >
Ontario passes law making carbon monoxide detectors mandatory - Ontarians must buy carbon monoxide detectors for their homes and will enjoy more protection from aggressive door-to-door sales tactics and debt-settlement services under two laws passed... Read more >
Carbon monoxide detectors bill in all Ontario homes up for final vote - TORONTO Legislation that would make carbon monoxide detectors mandatory in all Ontario homes is up for final vote today. Progressive Conservative MPP Ernie Hardeman's... Read more >
Attawapiskat residents arrive in Kapuskasing after fire forces evacuation - Dozens of residents from the Attawapiskat First Nation have been flown to the town of Kapuskasing, after a fire tore through a trailer compound on the northern Ontario... Read more >
Bylaw change allows London fire department to recoup costs of 'extraordinary' investigations -  Deputy Fire Chief Jim Jessop at Fire Hall #1 in London, Ont. on Thursday November 21, 2013. (DEREK RUTTAN, The London Free Press)... Read more >
Essa’s new fire chief takes command - BAXTER - Essa Township’s new fire chief hit the ground running when she took helm of the department earlier this week. Cynthis Ross Tustin’s first order of business Monday was to shake... Read more >
Fire chief cool on idea of hall 2 closure - Although Dryden Fire Chief Ken Kurz is willing to undertake an assessment of the city’s fire services, he added fuel to the fire regarding the potential for reduced services in his department.... Read more >
Hamilton donates fire truck to Lac Mégantic - At the moment the keys met his hands, Daniel Gendron, deputy mayor of Lac Mégantic, Quebec, had tears in his eyes. He accepted a surplus ladder fire truck from Hamilton’s fire... Read more >
Changes recommended for West Perth fire department - Interim West Perth Fire Chief Ted McCullough presented several options and recommendations to West Perth council Nov. 12 regarding the future of the West Perth Fire Department – and he... Read more >
Minister seeks to bring cities into the loop on hazardous rail shipments - The federal government wants to make sure municipalities know more about the dangerous goods moving through their territory by rail, the Transport Minister says. Lisa Raitt... Read more >