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Stay apprised of emergency situations in Brighton with new alert system Brighton Independent   In the case of a local emergency, be among the first to know by signing up for a new alert system. Brighton Fire and Emergency Services has... Read more >
Tom Mulvey named new Centre Wellington fire chief The Wellington Advertiser   ELORA – Tom Mulvey has been named the chief of the Centre Wellington fire department. Council approved the appointment on May 25. “Tom has been... Read more >
Woodstock Fire Department Unveils New Aerial One Fire Truck 104.7 Heart FM   WOODSTOCK - The Woodstock Fire Department has added a new truck to it's fleet.  The Pierce 107’ Ascendant aerial truck officially went into... Read more >
Dozen forest fires burning in northwestern Ontario on Tuesday morning CBC News   A dozen forest fires were burning in northwestern Ontario on Tuesday morning, with five of them listed as not under control. The largest fires, none under... Read more >
Fire rips through barn in Ramara, causes $500,000 in damage OrilliaMatters.com   Officials are investigating a barn fire that occurred on Victoria Day Monday at a farm in Ramara Township. Ramara firefighters responded just after 7... Read more >
Firefighters called to put out eight fires caused by Victoria Day fireworks The Hamilton Spectator   OTTAWA - Firefighters in Ottawa say they were called to put out eight fires caused by fireworks on Victoria Day. Fire officials say... Read more >
Township announces new Fire Chief Township of Centre Wellington   CENTRE WELLINGTON –Deputy fire chief Tom Mulvey has been promoted to chief, stepping into the role after Brad Patton announced his plans to retire after 18... Read more >
Cause of fire unknown, damage to Polish Canadian Club an estimated $3 million Brantford -The Expositor   A fire that gutted the Polish Canadian Club building in Chatham caused an estimated $3 million in damage, officials said. No cause... Read more >
Centre Wellington Fire and Rescue ramping up training after pandemic lull The Wellington Advertiser   FERGUS – The warm, golden hues of evening sun rays are caught in smoke billowing from the roof of a St. George Street home on... Read more >
Early morning landfill blaze on Christian Island ‘started by somebody,’ Beausoleil fire chief says Simcoe.com   More than 20 firefighters worked to extinguish a blaze at a landfill site within Beausoleil First Nation on... Read more >