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Ajax loses appeal on 24-hour firefighter shifts. Negotiations with association to start this week.  AJAX -- A judicial appeal by the Town of an arbitration board decision allowing firefighters to work 24-hour shifts has been dismissed. The... Read more >
Another early-morning fire guts home under renovation in Wilmot - Police and Wilmot firefighters remain on the scene of an early-morning fire that gutted a Haysville home overnight. A neighbour called 911 after seeing the farm house on Huron... Read more >
Bitterly cold search for L’Isle-Verte fire victims makes latest grim discovery, bringing death toll to 17. Phil Carpenter / The Montreal GazettePolice, firefighters and other investigators comb the scene of the deadly fire,... Read more >
City, firefighters work toward 24-hour shift system - The city and its professional firefighters have agreed to work towards implementing a 24-hour shift system even though many councillors don't believe a change is warranted or needed.... Read more >
London deputy chief named deputy fire marshal - After a brief tour of duty at the London Fire Department, deputy chief Jim Jessop is moving on up. London’s deputy chief of fire prevention has been named Ontario’s deputy fire marshal... Read more >
Deputy fire chief comes home - Quinte West has a deputy fire chief. The city has hired Dan Smith to fill the slot left vacant for the past six years. Smith will start his new job Feb. 24. Smith, a Frankford native, is currently deputy fire... Read more >
House fire claims life in Guelph Saturday morning -  GUELPH — An inferno tore through a two storey home in west Guelph early Saturday morning, killing one person, Guelph Police said. Guelph firefighters were first called to the home,... Read more >
 Ontario provincial Police are urging motorists to stay off the roads as the province sees a rash of collisions due to high winds and blowing snow. “Please check for road conditions and road closures before heading out. If you do not have... Read more >
Body recovered from Meaford house fire - OPP say a body has been recovered at the scene on a fire in Meaford. The fire broke out at the home on Sideroad 6 in the Municipality of Meaford just after 3:30 a.m. Thursday morning. On Friday, firefighters... Read more >
Search in L'Isle Verte, Quebec fire to continue as tragedy sinks in - 8 confirmed deaths in Que. seniors' home fire Officials have now confirmed eight deaths in Thursday’s seniors' residence fire in L’Isle-Verte, Que., as a... Read more >