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Timmins fire prompts evacuation order -  Variable winds and the risk of smoke from a Timmins, Ont., forest fire has prompted officials to order the evacuation for some nearby communities. According to a news release, the Ministry of... Read more >
Windsor fire department pushing sprinkler systems - Windsor Fire and Rescue and the Canadian Automatic Sprinkler Association have teamed up to educate people on the value of home sprinkler systems. The two organizations say they increase... Read more >
Early-morning fire destroys Bolton townhouses  - About 80 firefighters were called in to battle a massive blaze that caused extensive damage to six townhouse units in Bolton early Wednesday morning.   Of the six townhouses... Read more >
300 evacuate forest fire in Kirkland Lake - KIRKLAND LAKE, ONT. - More than 300 people have been evacuated and a state of emergency has been declared due to a forest fire near Kirkland Lake. Fire crews and water bombers from the Ministry of Natural... Read more >
Stop, drop and get your emergency kit in Brighton - Accidents happen: fire chief urges people to get prepared - BRIGHTON-- Accidents happen and the Brighton Fire Department wants you to be prepared just in case. And being prepared isn't... Read more >
Timmins Fire No. 9 now the largest fire in Ontario, 25,000 Hectares - Timmins forest fire No. 9 continues to move toward western edges of Timmins. Rain and low winds are helping MNR fire crews.  UPDATER Monday May 21, 2012 - 3:30 p.m..... Read more >
Clearview fire truck heading north - STAYNER - A fire truck the Clearview Fire Department has deemed surplus is being sold to a fire department in Northern Ontario. Clearview Township council, at its meeting last Monday night, OK’d the sale... Read more >
Restricted Fire Zone ordered by MNR - NEWS RELEASE MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES **************************** Northeast fire region Restricted Fire Zone order Due to high to extreme fire hazard and increased forest fire activity, a... Read more >
Short winter might translate into long forest fire season — official - 2 fires near Wawa still in MNR radar - A short winter might be a home run for slo-pitch players and heavenly for hikers, but not such hot news for those charged with... Read more >
Firefighters fed up with faulty smoke alarms - ST. CATHARINES - Where there’s smoke, there’s fire. And when there’s fire, there should be a working smoke alarm. That wasn’t the case on Brigger St. in St.... Read more >