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Carbon monoxide poisoning deaths leave family 'devastated'.  Propane heaters were being used inside house after furnace stopped working.Police believe carbon monoxide caused the deaths of three members of the same Brampton, Ont., family... Read more >
NFPA ANNOUNCES 2014 FIRE AND LIFE SAFETY EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR AWARD WINNER March 13 2014 – The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has named Samantha Hoffmann, public fire and life safety officer and PIO for the Barrie... Read more >
Township names new fire chief The Township of Puslinch has a new fire chief. Steven Goode, a man with over 20 years of firefighting experience, moved from the role of deputy fire chief for the township into the position of chief as of March 1.... Read more >
Georgina's deputy fire chief appointed Innisfil fire chief New chief Former Innisfil deputy fire chief has been hired as the service's new chief. He starts April 7. By... Read more >
Human remains found during investigation of house fire - The investigation continues in Kawartha Lakes after human remains were found in a house destroyed by fire. This fire happened Monday morning and yesterday while an investigator with the... Read more >
Suspicious fires worry Orillia chief - A string of suspicious fires are taxing the fire department’s resources and putting lives at risk, Orillia’s fire chief says. “It’s taking us away from being able to respond to other... Read more >
Elderly woman killed in east London fire - London police say an elderly woman has died after being pulled unconscious from a blaze at a two-storey home at 80 Sterling Street. Police, fire crews and EMS were called to the residence south of... Read more >
Disconnected detectors raise alarms at Barrie fire - Barrie fire crews will be knocking on Dunlop Street apartment doors this week to test smoke alarms after a fire Sunday morning. Nearly half of the apartments at 110 Dunlop St. E., between The... Read more >
Third person dies after Dovercourt Road apartment fire Friday - A third person has now died in an early morning fire that took place Friday, March 7. Katie Charron, 21, died Saturday and her organs were donated to five recipients. Jordan Boyer... Read more >
Man dead, wife in hospital after Rockland bedroom fire - An 82-year-old man is dead after a bedroom fire in Rockland, east of Ottawa.  Paul-Emile Simard, 82, identified as fire victim Pierre Sabourin, the fire chief in Clarence-Rockland,... Read more >