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Fires up more than 13% in Toronto amid COVID-19 pandemic, firefighters union warns CBC   The union representing Toronto's firefighters says its seen a 13.4 per cent increase in fire calls since this time last year, something it... Read more >
‘Total loss’: Firefighters from Orangeville, Shelburne, Grand Valley, Caledon battle combine fire Orangeville.com   Did you see smoke billowing on the horizon near Orangeville this evening? Firefighters from four different... Read more >
Aging, obsolete fire equipment to be replaced The Sault Star   ELLIOT LAKE Members of the Elliot Lake Fire Department can breathe a little easier thanks to council’s decision to purchase new equipment. Twenty self-contained... Read more >
Fires in Cambridge cause almost $3M in damage, send two firefighters to hospital CTV   KITCHENER -- Fire officials are investigating two fires that broke out in Cambridge on Monday, gutting multiple homes and leaving millions in damage... Read more >
Home lost to fire on Monday night Haliburton Echo   No injuries have been reported following a fire at a residence on Autumn Lane west of Haliburton on July 27.  Upon arrival at about 8:30 p.m., firefighters found the north end of... Read more >
'Very hot and stubborn': Community, firefighters from Shelburne, Mulmur, Melancthon praised for house fire response Orangeville.com   About 40 firefighters from Shelburne, Mulmur, Melancthon and Adjala and the public are being... Read more >
11 homes destroyed after fire engulfs townhouse complex in Stoney Creek City News   A row of townhouses went up in flames in Stoney Creek early Monday morning, forcing several families from their homes. Hamilton Fire crews were called... Read more >
Fire destroys Hamilton townhouse units ParrySound.com   HAMILTON — An early-morning fire that tore through a Hamilton townhouse complex destroyed or severely damaged 11 units and potentially left dozens of people without a home,... Read more >
Milton welcomes new Fire Chief News Release The Town of Milton is pleased to welcome Peter Gatto as Milton’s new Fire Chief starting Aug. 17, 2020. Gatto joins Milton with over 30 years of experience in the fire services and has served... Read more >
Niagara Falls Fire Department appoints deputy chief NiagaraFallsReview   Kenneth Henry has been appointment deputy fire chief for Niagara Falls Fire Department. “After 27 years of serving as a firefighter, I am excited and... Read more >