Recruiting and retention issue smolders for forest fire fighting SooToday.com   “What would you pick: a job in fire for $56,000 a year or work in a mine for $115,000 a year working four on and four off?” asks Paige... Read more >
Welland fire department to get exclusive radio frequencies with change in dispatch services The Peterborough Examiner   Exclusive radio frequencies for Welland Fire and Emergency Services are part of the package when Tillsonburg Fire... Read more >
Firefighter Recruitment On Now In Georgian Bay Township Muskoka411.com   The Department of Fire and Emergency Services are actively recruiting new firefighters. The application deadline of August 5, 2022 is fast approaching. Have... Read more >
New wildfires reported in northeast region CTV News   The Ministry of Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources and Forestry confirmed a new wildfire in the northeast region late Saturday afternoon. The new fire is outside of the... Read more >
Oro-Medonte kicks off construction of one fire hall, officially opens another Simcoe.com   Oro-Medonte marked milestones for two township fire halls, breaking ground on one and officially opening the other to the public. On... Read more >
Owen Sound Police charge man with arson BlackburnNews.com   Several alert citizens sprung into action to both extinguish a grass fire and maintain observations of the person responsible for allegedly setting it early Saturday evening in... Read more >
‘Stubborn blaze’ causes more than $1M in damages to Winona house The Hamilton Spectator   Hamilton Fire says a blaze at a Winona home early Sunday has caused more than $1 million in damages. Crews responded to 88 Creanona... Read more >
‘Time is crucial’: Caledon fire department urges residents to practice fire safety following numerous calls CaledonEnterprise.com   The Caledon Fire department is urging residents to check their smoke alarms and have a... Read more >
'Heavy smoke': Condo balcony fire in Milton quickly spreads to several other units InsideHalton.com   Milton firefighters continue to battle a fire at a condominium complex that quickly spread from the 5th floor balcony down... Read more >
2 Gravenhurst families lose everything in fire; here's how you can help them MuskokaRegion.com   Saturday, July 9, 10 a.m.) Two families in Gravenhurst have lost everything after an early morning structure fire on Saturday, July... Read more >