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Ex-Lappe fire chief makes presentation at international conference TBnewswatch.ca THUNDER BAY — The recently-retired chief of a rural fire service near Thunder Bay has been invited to share some of the knowledge he gained on the job with fire... Read more >
Flooding from storm turns Toronto streets into rivers CityNews.ca The effects of heavy rain that drenched the city overnight are still being felt Wednesday morning. There is no subway service on Line 1 between Finch West and Wilson stations due... Read more >
Junior Fire Fighter Obstacle Course Coming To Saugeen Shores Blackburn News.com Kids in Saugeen Shores can now compete in their own Junior Firefighter Challenge. Thanks to a $3,000 donation from the Power Worker’s Union, and funding from... Read more >
Fire Safety Award Winners Bayshore Broadcasting.ca Georgian Bay Fire & Safety along with Boston Pizza Owen Sound are winners of the 2018 Fire Marshal's Fire Safety Awards. They were two of 12 winners recently announced at a gala lunch in... Read more >
Stouffville fire department gets a boost from Enbridge's Project Assist York Region.com Enbridge Gas Distribution is partnering with the Fire Marshal’s Public Fire Safety Council to help Whitchurch-Stouffville Fire and Emergency Services... Read more >
Arthur Tim Hortons Fire Tied To Rea And Walter Act Blackburn News.com After the recent fire at Tim Hortons in Arthur, the MPP for Perth-Wellington is renewing his call to pass the Rea and Walter Act. This act would require truss and lightweight... Read more >
Firefighters holding the lines at large forest fire in northeast Ontario The Squamish Chief.com Ontario's Ministry of Natural Resources says firefighters "continue to make excellent progress" in tackling a massive forest fire known as... Read more >
Ontario forest fires: B.C. crews pull back as firefighters make 'excellent progress' CBC News.ca   Crews are making steady progress against a massive forest fire south of Sudbury, Ont., but the Ministry of Natural Resources and... Read more >
Wildfire confusion: Parry Sound not in danger from Parry Sound 33 fire CTV News.ca Officials in Parry Sound insist that the town is safe and open for business as confusion mounts over a wildfire with the same name. The Parry Sound 33 forest fire... Read more >
Contraband cigarettes linked to a 'staggering' number of fires CBC.ca Careless use of contraband cigarettes is a leading cause of fires, injuries—​even fatalities—in London, Ont. That's according to the London Fire... Read more >