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Largest residential fire in Kitchener's history may be arson, say police - The largest residential fire in Kitchener's history, which gutted huge portions of the Victoria Common condominium and townhouse complex, is now being... Read more >
Worker dies after becoming trapped at west-end site - A man has died following an industrial accident in the city’s west end Thursday afternoon. Paramedics and firefighters were called to a worksite at Eglinton and Blackthorn avenues,... Read more >
Essex fire chief Ed Pillon to retire after 45 years - Essex Fire Chief Ed Pillon will retire at the end of 2014. The Town of Essex made the announcement Wednesday. Pillon has 45 years of fire service to his credit. He is currently the longest... Read more >
Text 911 program coming to Windsor - The hearing and speech impaired community will soon have another way to get help in an emergency. As of December of this year, a new text 911 service will be available. Currently, those with hearing or... Read more >
Bonduelle Tecumseh plant to be running this week after fire - The Bonduelle food processing plant in Tecumseh, Ont., may be up and running again by Wednesday. A fire that broke out at 2 a.m. ET last Friday destroyed the warehouse where items... Read more >
Ontario fire fighters to help battle Alberta wildfires - Alberta welcomed fire fighters from Ontario who will be helping to battle wildfires across the province. According to officials about 100 fire fighters arrived on Saturday and have... Read more >
Fire chief Mark Mehlenbacher dies of cancer - Dies at home in Ancaster surrounded by family Fire chief Mark Mehlenbacher dies of cancer Fire chief Mark Mehlenbacher at the opening of the new... Read more >
3 burned bodies found in car near Barrie - A country road outside of Barrie, Ont. remains closed for a police investigation after the remains of three people were found in a burned-out car. Early Friday morning fire crews were called to the... Read more >
Second person dies from injuries in Seguin house fire - Third victim still hospitalized.  SEGUIN TWP. – West Parry Sound OPP have released the names of the two victims who died as a result of a fire in Seguin Township last week.... Read more >
London's deputy fire chief leaving to head Strathroy-Caradoc fire department - Brian George, a deputy chief with London's Fire Department, has been hired as the new chief of the volunteer department in Strathroy-Caradoc. The hiring was... Read more >