'I wanted to be here': New Oakville fire chief looking forward to leading department InsideHalton.com   There are days when Paul Boissonneault misses riding the fire truck. Sure, he now signs purchase orders for them, but it... Read more >
Brighton requires face mask use in municipal buildings Yahoo.ca   BRIGHTON – Face masks, or face coverings, are required in stores and other commercial establishments and are now also  mandatory  in municipal buildings.... Read more >
Centre of Forensic Science probing exhibits from suspicious Sudbury fires Sudbury.com Police and the Ontario Fire Marshall (OFM) continue to investigate three suspicious Sudbury fires that occurred within about a week of one another. Between... Read more >
Dundas recycling facility fire causes $1.2 million in damage The Hamilton Spectator   The Office of the Fire Marshal and the Ministry of the Environment have been called after a large fire at a recycling facility in Dundas Wednesday... Read more >
Fire started in camper, spread to home: fire department TimminsToday.com   A Porcupine house is a 'total loss' after fire spread from a camper, according to Timmins Fire Department deputy chief Ellard Beaven. The fire... Read more >
Firefighters contain downtown garbage bin fire BayToday.ca   North Bay firefighters worked swiftly late last night to contain a garbage can fire that started in downtown North Bay.  Greg Saunders, deputy fire chief, says fire... Read more >
It's 'all hands on deck' as city tries to tackle beach mayhem OrilliaMatters.com   The city says it needs “all hands on deck” and may institute further measures to dissuade sun-worshipping visitors from crowding... Read more >
Man dies in ambulance after firefighters rescue him from structure fire BayToday.ca   Paramedics and other first responders worked for close to half an hour in the back of their rig to revive an adult male pulled alive from a structure... Read more >
People start pitching in Wednesday at McCaffrey house fire site in Owen Sound The Sun Times   About 20 people began hauling away demolition debris from Barb and Andy McCaffrey’s fire-damaged home Wednesday, part of a four-month... Read more >
Cigarette leads to apartment fire in Chatham-Kent CTV   WINDSOR, ONT. -- Fire crews in Chatham-Kent responded to an apartment fire Sunday caused by a cigarette. Chatham-Kent Fire and Emergency Services says the cigarette was not... Read more >