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East Gwillimbury works toward full-time fire department - East Gwillimbury’s near future may soon include full-time firefighters around the clock. Council will head into 2014 budget deliberations with the intent of hiring the six more full-... Read more >
Building Safer Communities Ontario Combining Emergency Management Ontario, Office of the Fire Marshal   NEWS August 15, 2013 Ontario is combining Emergency Management Ontario and the Office of the Fire... Read more >
Firefighters alarming residents - GRAVENHURST - Don’t be alarmed if firefighters come to the door. They are visiting residents as part of the “Alarmed for Life” smoke alarm program.   With the support of the Royal Canadian... Read more >
Belleville man dies after suffering life-threatening injuries in rowhouse fire - BELLEVILLE, Ont. – A man who had been critically injured in a Belleville fire has died. The man was airlifted to a hospital in Toronto after he sustained life-... Read more >
North Huron Fire Department Chief officially sworn in - North Huron Fire Department officially has a new Chief. David Sparling was sworn in Monday night at the North Huron council meeting. He says this is an exciting time for he and his family,... Read more >
Cause of deadly barn fire near St. Jacobs still a mystery - St. JACOBS — Investigators can't pinpoint the cause of a deadly barn fire July 12 near St. Jacobs. Barn fire Mathew McCarthy,Record file... Read more >
Hamilton Township Announces New Director Of Emergency Services - (Hamilton Twp., ON) –   We are pleased to announce that Mr. Kelly Serson will be joining Hamilton Township as Directorof Emergency Services in early September. Kelly... Read more >
Giving a way of life - NOTL fire chief rolling up sleeves for blood donation challenge - Donating has become a way of life for Alex Burbidge. Working in fire and emergency services, Niagara-on-the-Lake’s fire chief knows about the need for... Read more >
New Wollaston fire chief speaks of legacy and pride - The new volunteer fire chief for the Township of Wollaston Rick Middleton has been selected, and the announcement was made at the July 23 regular council meeting. Middleton was invited to attend... Read more >
Smoke alarm fines upheld in court. SIDEBAR Convictions • Margaret Anne “Peggy” Smith, 61, died after a fire at a Blake Street townhouse on May 29, 2012. She was found inside the unit at 371 Blake St., and another... Read more >