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Volunteer firefighters will vote Monday on joining a union - Ontario Labour Relations Board sets vote for Monday, Feb. 24 at two fire halls; ballots will be counted about 9 p.m.  (KAWARTHA LAKES) City of Kawartha Lakes volunteer... Read more >
New fire chief and deputy chief for Laurentian Valley Fire Department - Laurentian Valley Township's fire department has a new face at the helm. Tim Sutcliffe was recently named the new fire chief for the township, replacing John Primeau,... Read more >
Keep hydrants clear: Oakville Fire Department - The Oakville Fire Department is reminding people to clear snow and ice from fire hydrants on or near their property. In the event of a blaze, the hydrants must be visible and accessible so... Read more >
Smoke alarms saved family’s lives, fire department says - LaSalle’s fire chief says one lucky family owes their lives to smoke alarms that alerted them to a blaze tearing through their home. “As extensive as the damage was,... Read more >
Bystanders, fire chief, come to aid of man in medical emergency - Quick action by those first on scene help save sick man that went off the road on Little Britain Road Tuesday (Feb. 18) Medical emergency... Read more >
Fire investigators probe cause of Lakeshore house explosion - Within hours of losing their Puce Road home to an explosion and fire Sunday, support was pouring in for the Goulet family. “Within hours of everything happening there were people... Read more >
Mishkeegogamang 'in shock' after house fire - The Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service and the Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a house fire in Mishkeegogamang First Nation. Mishkeegogamang First Nation is located around the area... Read more >
Two of four accused Woodstock arsonists still in hospital - Four people are charged with arson and drug offences following a fire last week at a house they share. Ahmad Jamal, 25, and 24-year-old Hassan Jouda made court appearances Thursday to... Read more >
Homeowner missing after house fire - TUDOR — An autopsy will be conducted Tuesday on human remains found inside a house destroyed by fire on Weslemkoon Lake Road, south of Bancroft, Sunday evening. Central Hastings OPP stated a homeowner... Read more >
High number of butane containers found in charred Woodstock home - Officials uncovered what they describe as an unusually high number of butane containers at a fire-ravaged Woodstock home. Demolition crews started tearing down the charred... Read more >