Man charged with arson following spate of fires in Welland CBC   Niagara police have charged a man with arson following investigations into 15 fires set throughout Welland in recent weeks that a fire official says had the potential... Read more >
No burning, no fireworks: extreme fire rating for West Parry Sound ParrySound.com   The fire rating for the West Parry Sound region has been set to extreme and is looking to stay that way for a while, according to McDougall Fire Chief... Read more >
Wasaga Beach working on ways to control crowds Yahoo.com   Officials in Wasaga Beach are working hard to maintain physical distancing on the town’s namesake beaches, after hoards descended onto them over Canada Day. The large... Read more >
FIRE ON SATURDAY DESTROYED A BOAT IN ORILLIA Barrie360   Two people were able to get off a boat that caught fire at Bridge Port Marina in Orillia Fire Chief Brent Thomas said the fire started after the boat had refuelled Saturday... Read more >
Nine new forest fires found in the outer regions of Greater Sudbury Sudbury.com   Nine new forest fires have been found in the Greater Sudbury area by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF), bringing the total number of... Read more >
Quick-thinking marina staff ensured boat fire was contained OrilliamMatters.com   A boat was destroyed by fire at The Narrows late Saturday afternoon, but thanks to quick-thinking marina staff, nobody was injured and the impact of the... Read more >
Hot, dry conditions elevate fire risk CTV News   BARRIE, ONT. -- Hot, dry conditions have local fire departments on standby. Tiny Township has banned open-air burning and lighting fireworks. Tay Township, Midland, and Penetanguishene... Read more >
Notify your alarm company: Tillsonburg to take over Dufferin County emergency fire dispatch duties from Orangeville soon Orangeville.com   If your property located in Dufferin County is monitored by an alarm company, you may want to... Read more >
Rescues at Niagara Glen on the rise Niagara Falls Review   From an early age, Kip Finn was taught to respect the Niagara River. The great-grandson of legendary riverman Red Hill Sr. is a regular visitor to the Niagara Glen, hiking down... Read more >
Fire at unoccupied house on Centre Street in Angus under investigation Simcoe.com   The Ontario Fire Marshal has been called in to investigate after an unoccupied home in Angus caught fire late Thursday night. Essa Fire Chief Cynthia... Read more >