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Firefighters respond to shed fire nugget.ca   North Bay firefighters respond to a blaze in a detached garage on Highway 17 east of the city, Wednesday, shortly after 10 a.m. No injuries were reported in the fire. PJ Wilson/The... Read more >
Uxbridge home a 'total loss' after blaze durhamregion.com   Uxbridge firefighters transferred water from a tanker to a pair of portable containment units to fight a fire at 547 Old Stouffville Rd. in Uxbridge Jan 7. - Ryan... Read more >
Gore Bay home total loss following holiday house fire manitoulin.ca   GORE BAY – Although the Gore Bay firefighter contingent were able to get to a fire in a home on Hall Street in record time and contain the blaze, in the end the... Read more >
Rapid response to truck crash earns praise by trauma doctor intelligencer.ca   Quinte West firefighters, paramedics and police are being hailed as heroes by an emergency room doctor from Ottawa who happened upon the Highway 401... Read more >
Know the signs of a chimney fire and how to prevent them: Clarington Fire durhamradionews.com Clarington Fire want you to check your chimney after a blaze that started in a chimney took nine trucks and 26 firefighters to put out.  ... Read more >
Web portal helps first responders, families suffering from PTSD cbc.ca A new web portal developed in Guelph connects first responders suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and their families, to resources from... Read more >
What to do if you fall through thin ice durhamradionews.com   Pickering fire says no ice is safe ice, but there are some things you can do to help yourself if you happen to fall through thin ice. They say try not to climb back... Read more >
North Glengarry latest to move to online burn permit applications standard-freeholder.com The Apple Hill station, one of three in North Glengarry, along with Alexandria and Maxville. Photo on Friday, January 3, 2020, in Apple Hill, Ont. Todd... Read more >
C-K firefighters joining other local first responders in carrying naloxone kits chathamdailynews.ca Naloxone can quickly halt the effects of an opioid overdose. (Mike Hensen/The London Free Press) Chatham-Kent’s firefighters will... Read more >
Toronto’s fire chief talks about the dangers of the job and importance of mental health. ‘We’re openly talking about it thestar.com   It’s not that he wouldn’t have done it. But Toronto Fire Chief... Read more >