Fire at former Sands could have been 'much worse' BayToday.ca   There were no injuries and property damage is minimal due to the state of the vacant building. North Bay Fire Chief Jason Whiteley says a furniture fire at the... Read more >
Fire department honours former chief with quiet salute CollingwoodToday.ca   Firefighters lined the sidewalk in front of the fire hall this morning to give a salute as a hearse drove by caring the body of the late Francis Maguire,... Read more >
Fire officials lift open burn ban in Innisfil CTV   BARRIE -- The fire ban in the Township of Innisfil has been lifted. "We ask residents to be diligent and aware of potential fire risks to help keep us all safe," said... Read more >
If you don't have one, get your kit together BarrieToday.com   The City of Barrie is once again joining communities across Canada in recognizing Emergency Preparedness Week May 3 to 9. This year, the COVID-19 pandemic is the biggest... Read more >
Mass testing at Sarnia-Lambton seniors’ homes to be completed soon The Observer   Nine of Sarnia-Lambton’s seniors’ homes have been mass tested for COVID-19 as of Friday, and public health officials aim to have the... Read more >
One dead following fire at homeless encampment in Rosedale CP24   The city says one person was found dead this morning following a fire at a homeless encampment in Rosedale. In a news release issued this morning, the City of Toronto... Read more >
Welland’s fire service has new social media presence Welland Tribune   Infographics, photos, videos, and even memes will help Welland Fire and Emergency Services spread the message of general fire safety to Rose City residents.... Read more >