'There is clearly issues of life safety in there,' Peterborough deputy fire chief says about recently closed rooming house MyKawartha.com Peterborough Fire Services has shut down a problem rooming house. “There is clearly issues of... Read more >
Coffee With a Firefighter promotes fire safety in homes Niagara This Week There’s something about sitting down to chat over a cup of hot java that gets people relaxed and talkative, and members of the Niagara Falls fire department took... Read more >
Ford government 'not opposed' to certifying firefighters CityNews Despite cancelling the Liberals’ plan to certify firefighters, the province says it’s not against training, just the way the previous administration was rolling... Read more >
Northern Ontario fire chiefs react to cancellation of new firefighter training rules CBC News Volunteer firefighters in northwestern Ontario are reacting with a mixture of disappointment and relief to news that the provincial government is revoking... Read more >
Coffee with a firefighter on tap for Fire Prevention Week Ottawa Citizen City firefighters are meeting up with residents for coffee, heading to hardware stores with tips and teaching building owners how to meet code in events marking Fire... Read more >
Ford to update aging public safety radio network  CTV News     <back to Headlines   Read more >
Former national TV host gives back to volunteer firefighters Kenora Online Volunteer fire departments across the region have received over $14,000 in new funding, thanks to a former national television talk-show host.  The Ontario... Read more >
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Premier Doug Ford announces modernization project for public safety radio network during visit in Alliston Simcoe.com The provincial government is moving ahead with a massive modernization project for the Public Radio Safety Network (PRSN) used by... Read more >
Changes to fire training requirements CTV News Earlier this week, the Ford government announced it was revoking the firefighter certification regulation brought in by the previous Ontario Liberal government.   Many local departments and... Read more >