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Future firefighters can now actively participate in the field while studying at Northern College Timmins Today   Northern College is pleased to announce the expansion of a longstanding partnership with the Timmins Fire Department.... Read more >
Stay off thawing bodies of water, warn fire chiefs The Standard   Walking onto bodies of water that are currently thawing as a result of warmer weather is a terrible idea, Welland and Port Colborne's fire chiefs are both saying.... Read more >
Milton Fire Department awards Fire Chief’s Commendation Award to Grade 9 student Inside Halton A Grade 9 Milton girl’s quick actions during a house fire in January saved her life and the lives of her sister and family dog. Julia Tatem... Read more >
Spring ahead and change your batteries: Waterloo Fire Rescue CBC News   Waterloo Fire Rescue is reminding people to change the batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide detectors this weekend after they change their clocks for Daylight... Read more >
Icy conditions, extreme cold wreak havoc at 'difficult and challenging' Lawrence Park blaze CBC News   Firefighters continue to battle "hot-spots" at a blaze that ravaged a home under construction in... Read more >
Careless smoking death toll rose with latest fatal fire: Investigator London Free Press   Take it outside. And if you can’t do that, be super careful indoors. That’s the message London’s deputy fire chief is sending... Read more >
Sleeping woman’s hair catches fire from burning candles: Guelph police Global News   A cautionary story from Guelph police after a woman’s hair caught fire from burning candles while she slept. Police said they were called... Read more >
Take time to check, change alarm batteries this weekend: Scugog Fire Department Durham Region   SCUGOG — Take time to check and change the batteries in smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors when the clocks spring forward this... Read more >
1 dead, 1 seriously injured after 5-alarm fire tears through residential building in downtown Toronto CBC News   A male is dead and another person is seriously injured after a five-alarm fire in a residential property in downtown... Read more >
Fire breaks out at Ont. flight hangar, destroys plane City News   A fire destroyed a plane and caused at least $500,000 worth of damage in the hangar of an Ontario flying and training facility, according to the Caledon fire department... Read more >