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Two killed in fire at Surrey home growing legal medical marijuana Global News A fire at a Surrey home that was legally growing medical marijuana has claimed two lives. Firefighters were called to a home at 9488 163rd Street on Monday morning at... Read more >
Council eyeing 'firemedic' option Sudbury Star Council will consider this week a provincial pilot project to introduce firemedics into the city’s emergency response landscape. “The province’s plan involves combining the... Read more >
Fire prevention grant for Cornwall Fire Services Cornwall Newswatch Cornwall Fire Services has received a $5,000 grant to help with spreading the message of fire prevention. A representative from FM Global, a Rhode Island-based commercial property... Read more >
Some Neighbourhoods Set to Receive Free Smoke Alarms in Brampton InBrampton.com Recently, Brampton Fire and Emergency Services (BFES) identified the three neighbourhoods that have the most fires in Brampton: Armbro Heights in the southern end of... Read more >
OFM investigates fire at halal meat shop in Mississauga, firefighter injured CBC News Ontario's Office of the Fire Marshal is investigating a fire at a halal meat shop in Mississauga early Saturday that left one firefighter with minor injuries... Read more >
North Bay resident states compelling case for home sprinkler systems North Bay Nippissing News On the cold winter night that my 24-year-old sister Frances last lay down to sleep, she never realized she had spent her last day on earth. In all... Read more >
Proposed firefighter training could make recruitment difficult in Caledon Caledon Enterprise The province is considering new legislation that could make it more difficult for towns like Caledon to fill their volunteer firefighting force. In a... Read more >
Tenants still out of damaged apartment building Kingston Whig-Standard The 80 tenants of a Division Street apartment building which had part of its roof torn off by high winds on Wednesday will be without their home for a few more days. On... Read more >
One person dead after house fire in Hespeler area of Cambridge Waterloo Region Record A man is dead after a house fire on Queen Street in the Hespeler area early Thursday. A family of three — a husband, his wife and eight-year-old daughter... Read more >
Owners of north Etobicoke home where fire killed young tenant facing charges CBC News The owners of a home where a fire led to the death of a tenant in north Etobicoke last February have been charged with numerous Ontario Fire Code violations.... Read more >