Outdoor burning ban in the northwest to be expanded CBC News   A restricted fire zone that had been in effect for some areas of northwestern Ontario has been expanded. The burning restrictions, which will be updated effective Saturday... Read more >
Red Cross helps provincial fire rangers keep COVID-19 at bay with rapid testing CTV News   TIMMINS -- The Red Cross is running a new program aimed at protecting forest fire rangers throughout northern Ontario from COVID-19 this summer... Read more >
Restricted fire zone expands to cover Thunder Bay TbNewsWatch.com   Outdoor fires will be banned in Thunder Bay as the province expands a restricted fire zone already in place further west.   The Ministry of Northern... Read more >
What is the Clarington fire chief most proud of? Clarington This Week   As Clarington’s long-serving Fire Chief Gord Weir prepares to retire this summer, This Week asked what he’s most proud of accomplishing in his... Read more >
‘I think it’s time:’ Clarington’s fire chief retiring Clarington This Week   After more than 30 years, Clarington’s long-serving fire chief is retiring this summer. “We’ve got a terrific... Read more >
Burn Ban Issued for The Town Of Amherstburg AM800   A burn ban has been issued in the Town of Amherstburg. The ban has been put in place until further notice by the Amherstburg Fire Department due to the recent hot, dry weather. Fire... Read more >
Careless smoking cause of apartment fire The Oshawa Express   Careless smoking was the cause of a devastating fire on Ritson Road South, according to Oshawa Fire Services. Oshawa Fire is warning of the dangers of careless... Read more >
New forest fire discovered near Chapleau SooToday.com   One new forest fire has been discovered in the region as of Thursday afternoon. Chapleau 4, which is currently 1 km east of Whipper Lake north of the Sault, is not yet under... Read more >
People living in new homes should check smoke and carbon monoxide alarms for protective cover or tape: Pickering fire DurhamRadioNews.com   If you live in a newly built home, check your smoke and carbon monoxide alarms to make sure... Read more >
Waterloo Fire Rescue Virtual Home Smoke Alarm and Fire Safety Campaign 2021 KWNow.ca   Waterloo, Ontario -- The summer season has arrived and Waterloo Fire Rescue has launched their 2021 virtual home smoke alarm and fire safety... Read more >