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Fire hazard leaps back to high North Bay Nugget   The fire rating in the North Bay area went from low to high in just one day, while in the French River-Dokis area it jumped to extreme. The Municipality of Burk’s Falls has... Read more >
North Bay Fire chief concerned about current fire conditions BayToday.ca   There are a total of 25 active forest fires across the north-east region, with six new fires discovered by mid-afternoon on July 5, of these, five remain not... Read more >
Perth County enacts burn ban, restricts most open-air fires The Beacon Herald   Perth County’s burn ban comes with some caveats. The hot, dry weather isn’t forecast to end anytime soon, which is why all of the county’... Read more >
Puslinch Fire Chief Issues Fire Ban In Puslinch PuslinchToday   Effective Monday July 6th, 2020, the Township of Puslinch has declared an Open-Air Fire Ban in the municipality of Puslinch. This is due to lack of significant rainfall and... Read more >
6 injured, 1 seriously, after house fire in Oshawa Global News   Officials say six people were injured, one seriously, after a house fire in Oshawa Sunday morning. The fire broke out at the home on Albert Street shortly... Read more >
ARREST MADE IN SUSPICIOUS FIRES IN WELLAND iHeartRadio   A 33-year-old man is facing arson charges after Welland Fire and Emergency Services responded to 15 calls for fires at various locations in Welland. An investigation determined... Read more >
Burn bans in effect for Cavan Monaghan, Otonabee-South Monaghan and Douro-Dummer townships, Trent Lakes Global News   Four municipalities in Peterborough County have declared burn bans. On Monday, Cavan Monaghan Township, Otonabee... Read more >
Fire ban issued for Elliot Lake and Blind River ElliottLakeToday.com   NEWS RELEASE CITY OF ELLIOT LAKE ************************* Fire Chief John Thomas and Fire Chief Ken Raymond announced today that effective 8:00 a.m. July 6,... Read more >
Fire guts cottage on Skeleton Lake west of Huntsville MuskokaRegion.com   Update (Monday, July 6, 4:08 p.m.) A cottage on the shore of Skeleton Lake, approximately 18 km west of Huntsville has burned down. No one was in the cottage at... Read more >
Here's what caused all that black smoke this morning west of Barrie Simcoe.com   Fire crews from Essa Township were called out to extinguish a garbage trailer early Monday morning at a 9th Line property in Utopia, just west of... Read more >