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North Algona Wilberforce Fire Department: Smoke alarm saves man’s life 96.1 Renfrew Today   A smoke alarm saved a man’s life in North Algona Wilberforce this morning.   At about 1:10 am, firefighters responded to a... Read more >
One new forest fire confirmed in the northeast region SooToday.com   As of late-afternoon Thursday, one new forest fire was confirmed in the northeast region. The fire, Sudbury 15, is approximately a half-kilometre south of the north... Read more >
Sudbury-area briefs The Daily Press - Timmins   Greater Sudbury Fire Services is among 70 Northern Ontario fire services that will share in more than $450,000 in provincial funding to help address the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic... Read more >
Aging Carleton Place fire department rescue boat to be sold InsideOttawaValley.com   The Ocean Wave Fire Company (OWFC) in Carleton Place has conducted a fleet assessment review and, according to fire chief Pascal Meunier, “... Read more >
Council moves forward with new fire hall despite lack of training centre Seaway News   CORNWALL, Ontario – Cornwall City Council voted to keep moving forward with the proposed new fire hall in the north end of the city, despite... Read more >
Fire restrictions not needed 'at this time', ministry says CBC News   Heading into the second COVID-19 summer in northern Ontario, there are no restrictions on lighting a campfire or burning brush. Last spring, the provincial... Read more >
First Notice: Infrastructure Canada announcement; northeastern passenger rail plan; Oshawa fire training tower Daily Commercial News   Oshawa invests in fire training facility/tower   Oshawa City Council has approved a $... Read more >
Kawartha Lakes limiting when fireworks can be discharged Toronto Star   KAWARTHA LAKES: The City of Kawartha Lakes has passed a bylaw restricting the days and times residents can fire off consumer fireworks. Kawartha Lakes councillors... Read more >
Scaffolding collapses at a condo building in Etobicoke, no injuries 680 News   No injuries were reported after scaffolding collapsed at a condo building in north Etobicoke on Wednesday morning. Emergency crews were called to the scene... Read more >
Scrap yard fire in Brockville could be seen from one kilometre away; halts train traffic CTV News   BROCKVILLE -- A massive fire at a scrap yard in the central part of Brockville Wednesday morning kept fire crews busy, and stopped train... Read more >