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Sundridge, Strong councils on opposite sides of fire department debate  NorthBayNipissing.com   There may be a pathway for the Sundridge-Strong Fire Department to hire a second full-time employee as requested by Fire Chief Andrew... Read more >
'Much-needed': New aerial truck expands capabilities of Brock Fire TheStar.com   A new fire truck will help improve fire safety for Brock firefighters and residents. The Brock Fire Department took possession of a 2022 Pierce... Read more >
Small Eastern Ontario towns struggle with cleanup after tornado hits Cottage Life    On Sunday evening, around 8:30 p.m., Environment and Climate Change Canada sent out a severe weather alert to residents in the areas of Madoc,... Read more >
Tecumseh appoints former fire chief to fill council vacancy CBC   With about three months to go before municipal elections take place across Ontario, the town of Tecumseh has appointed former fire chief Douglas Pitre to fill a... Read more >
Unusually dry weather prompts more calls to fire departments for grass, field fires CBC News   Unusually dry weather conditions in southwestern Ontario has prompted more calls to the region's fire departments for grass or field... Read more >
Wounded Warriors Canada and Homewood Health announce national partnership aimed at enhancing mental health care for veterans and first responders Firefighting in Canada   Wounded Warriors Canada and Homewood Health are entering a new... Read more >
‘I can truly give back to the community’: Collingwood native named deputy fire chief Simcoe.com   While changes continue at the Collingwood Fire Department, a familiar face will once again be filling a top role... Read more >
Cambridge fire department seeks input to shape 10-year plan CambridgeToday.ca   The Cambridge Fire Department is turning to the community to help build its new Master Fire and Emergency Services Plan.  CFD wants the city of... Read more >
Fire destroys replica 17th-century Six Nations longhouse that had promoted education and ecotourism The Hamilton Spectator Six Nations Elected Chief Mark Hill said he was “devastated” to hear that a fire destroyed a 17th-century... Read more >
Firefighters battle massive blaze at Wutai Shan Buddhist Garden temple near Bethany Global News   No injuries were reported after a fire tore through one of the temples at the Wutai Shan Buddhist Garden near Bethany, Ont... Read more >