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Wall takes reins of fire department - James Wall was barely out of his teens when he volunteered with the Schomberg fire department.   Fire chief. James Wall was appointed King Fire and Emergency Services chief Monday. Nick... Read more >
Fire sends Vale workers to hospital in Port Colborne - PORT COLBORNE -- A fire at the Vale plant in Port Colborne left two people with what appears to be minor injuries. Aerial view of the Vale plant in Port Colborne. Port Colborne... Read more >
Firefighters get Medals of Bravery Highest honours. Wasaga Beach Fire Chief Mike McWilliam looks on as firefighters Reno Levesque and Jason Bavelaar are presented the Ontario Medal for Firefighter Bravery at Queen's Park Nov. 18... Read more >
New dispatch system helps fire department reduce response times Kitchener Fire Department dispatcher Jennifer Gazzellone uses the new emergency dispatch system at the Strasburg Road headquarters on Thursday. David Bebee/... Read more >
New Gravenhurst fire chief announced - Lorne McNeice retires - GRAVENHURST – The town will be losing some 40 years of firefighting experience but picking up almost as much. On Thursday, Oct. 11, 40-year Gravenhurst Fire Department... Read more >
Coalition wants change to building code - Sprinkler system key to saving lives: officials   The Georgina fire department is used to putting out fires, but yesterday it was out setting them in a graphic demonstration of how residential... Read more >
Firefighter's lucky escape - Provincial fire investigators are still searching for the cause of a ferocious North-End blaze that sent a firefighter plummeting through a burning floor Monday. This house at 47 Burlington Street... Read more >
NORFOLK COUNTY - Norfolk County leads the way in Ontario for its emphasis on fire safety education. Fire Chief Terry Dicks oversees a department that boasts 242 volunteer firefighters in 11 stations across Norfolk County. (... Read more >
Chiefs promote fire safety - MIDLAND – Midland fire Chief Kevin Foster, back row, second from right, and some of his fellow fire chiefs kick off Fire Prevention Week in St. John’s, N.L., last week. They were joined by Sparky the Fire... Read more >
McGuinty Government Stresses Importance of Fire Escape Planning and Practice Ontario is reminding families how important a home fire escape plan is to mark Fire Prevention Week — Oct. 7 - 13. During Fire Prevention Week, fire services... Read more >