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$600K in damage after blaze guts Norwood house and spreads to two other houses The Peterborough Examiner   NORWOOD — No one was hurt but a fire that started in the garage of a house in Norwood on Wednesday night and spread to... Read more >
Damage from Thorold fire estimated at $500K, 2 firefighters treated for heat exhaustion CBC   The fire that tore through a Thorold auto body shop Wednesday consumed multiple vehicles and supplies such as paint thinners, causing at... Read more >
Hundreds party on St. Catharines beach during pandemic Niagara Falls Review   St. Catharines Mayor Walter Sendzik says it was "disappointing" to learn hundreds of young people packed Sunset Beach Tuesday night in the middle of... Read more >
Barrie firefighter's death 'will certainly never, ever be forgotten'  OrilliaMatters.com   Barrie's fire chief hopes everyone sees the Canadian flags flying at half-staff at stations around the city today... Read more >
Residents use fire extinguisher to put out Owen Sound blaze The Sun Times   One person was taken to hospital and damage was minimal after a fire on Owen Sound’s east side early Wednesday morning. The Owen Sound Fire Department... Read more >
AMHERSTBURG BUSINESS FIRE DEEMED ARSON AM800   Police say a fire at an Amherstburg business is actively being investigated as an arson. Officers responded to a business at 365 Sandwich Street South for a report of a fire on Sunday at... Read more >
Don't worry! Hand sanitizer in vehicles won't spontaneously combust says fire chief BayToday.com   Forget all those rumours about hand sanitizer bottles bursting into flame inside hot vehicles. North Bay Fire Chief Jason... Read more >
House fires leave one dead, one injured in Chatham-Kent during hectic 24-hour period CBC   Police in Chatham-Kent say the victim of a fatal house fire Tuesday morning in Erieau was a 73-year-old woman. Officials say the blaze started... Read more >
Flooding in LaSalle likely to continue OurWindsor.ca   LASALLE – Over the past week, LaSalle’s riverfront west of Front Rd. has been inundated with unusually high water levels from the Detroit River. “We’ve been... Read more >
Fourteen forest fires burning in the northeast, five in Sudbury Sudbury.com   The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) identified three new forest fires in the Northeast Region since the last update by Sudbury.com, bringing... Read more >