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Redditt Fire names new chief Kenora Online The Redditt Volunteer Fire Department has a new Fire Chief. Thomas Choong takes over for former chief Glen Bowes, who stepped down earlier this year.  Choong moved to Kenora last year, and has spent... Read more >
Fire service looking to become part of Ontario naloxone program Kirkland Lake Northern News Kirkland Lake Fire Chief Rob Adair will make a recommendation at Tuesday’s council meeting that council pass a bylaw “to enter into an agreement... Read more >
City on track to ban sale of flying lanterns The Beacon Herald There wasn’t much discussion among councillors Monday night when they were faced with the question of whether or not to ban the sale of flying lanterns in Stratford. During a... Read more >
Brighton Fire Chief honoured with “Lightning Bolt” Award Quinte News For the second time in two years, Brighton Fire Chief Rick Caddick was celebrated for his part in resuscitating a cardiac arrest victim. Since 2015, Northumberland... Read more >
Gravenhurst fire receives $25,000 grant to offset cost of new equipment Muskoka Region.com GRAVENHURST — The Gravenhurst fire department recently learned that they were among the 84 recipients from across Canada to benefit from a grant... Read more >
Milton Fire Department sees rise in number of calls for service Inside Halton.com Milton fire Chief Dave Pratt says the rise in the number of calls fielded by the department so far this year corresponds with the community’s growing population... Read more >
Mood improving in London's fire halls as union votes to reinstate confidence in deputy chief CBC News In a stark turnaround just two months after they got a new boss, London firefighters now say they have confidence in an acting deputy chief... Read more >
Pickering spreads word about fire prevention Durham Region.com PICKERING — Pickering Fire Services will soon go door-to-door once again for the Get Real Pickering! fire education campaign. The five-week campaign will begin on Sept. 21, and... Read more >
Deputy fire chief says discarded cigarette probably responsible for $1 million fire in Milton Milton Champion Milton Deputy Fire Chief Kevin Foster says an improperly discarded cigarette was probably behind a two alarm blaze, which caused upwards... Read more >
Police lay charges in Scarborough house fire that killed UofT student CTV News Toronto Charges have been laid against the owners of a Scarborough home that caught fire back in May, killing a University of Toronto student who became trapped inside... Read more >