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Fire ban was a success, fire chief says The Sarnia Journal   The ban on backyard fires accomplished its goal, Sarnia’s fire chief says. “There were no large bonfires or parties during the recreational burn ban,” Brian... Read more >
Make plans for any emergency situation, say local officials Windsor Star   Preparing for any emergency situation takes time and planning but LaSalle’s fire chief says it is invaluable for keeping individuals and families safe... Read more >
2 dead, 1 rescued from roof after house fire in Brampton  Global News   Brampton fire officials say two people are dead after a fire broke out at a house in the city on Thursday night. Firefighters were called to Mill Street... Read more >
Coronavirus snuffs out public fireworks displays in Scugog DurhamRegion.com   SCUGOG — Businesses deemed essential by the province during the COVID-19 pandemic will be permitted to sell fireworks, but public and neighbourhood... Read more >
Fire Chief urging people to prevent fires at home Northern News   Kirkland Lake Fire Chief Rob Adair is urging everyone to be vigilant in preventing fires in their homes “especially now with so many people at home practicing... Read more >
Oro-Medonte fire chief lifts township-wide open-air fire ban OrilliaMatters.com   Effective today, at 1 p.m., the Fire Chief of the Township of Oro-Medonte has authorized lifting the township-wide burn ban. The burn ban has been lifted... Read more >
Two people found dead after fire tears through Brampton home CTV News   TORONTO -- Two people are dead after a fire at a multi-unit dwelling in Brampton late Thursday night. The fire broke out inside the building near Queen and Nelson... Read more >
Fire chief urges residents to keep fire safety top of mind Clinton News Record   The fire chief for Central Huron is reminding the community that fire and the potential for fire remain constant threats. Since Jan. 1, the number of fire... Read more >
Get Fired Up: Chief to lift fire pit ban Friday CTV News   LONDON, ONT. -- The open-air burning ban will be lifted in London as of Friday, May 8. The Fire Department had worried that responding to complaints about backyard burning... Read more >
Keep fire safety in mind: McDougall Fire Department ParrySound.com   PARRY SOUND — Since Jan. 1, fire fatalities across Ontario increased by 65 per cent, compared to the same time last year, with 17 Ontarians dying in fires in... Read more >