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Massive fire guts Bank St. building - A multi-million dollar gutted several Bank St. businesses overnight and will cause major traffic problems this morning. The fire was called in just after 11 p.m. Thursday by multiple 911 callers. Witnesses said... Read more >
Fire chief explains flood warning technology - One of the key roles of the Timmins Flood Advisory Committee is keeping city residents advised, when high water and flooding occurs on the Mattagami River, or Porcupine Lake or Kamiskotia Lake. That was... Read more >
Caledon's getting a new emergency plan that'll be 'ready for anything' - Around a year ago, Caledon’s fire chief was not confident in the municipality’s ability to react to a major emergency like a freak storm or a large... Read more >
Family escapes fire in Fenelon Township thanks to working smoke alarms - Kawartha Lakes Fire officials credit working smoke alarms for alerting a family of five after fire broke out in the roof of their home early Wednesday morning (April 8).... Read more >
Wasauksing searches for a new fire chief - Gary Tabobondung officially retired as the Wasauksing First Nation fire chief last Tuesday, March 31, after more than 30 years of service. A replacement has yet to be found to fill the vacant fire chief... Read more >
City confirms woman, 79, killed in apartment fire Officials have completed their investigation into a fire at an apartment unit at 15 Edward Street on Sunday. The fire claimed the life of a 79-year-old woman. Firefighters extinguished the fire and... Read more >
Seven families displaced by destructive fire in Bradford - Seven families have been displaced after a fire tore through an apartment complex in Bradford on Monday afternoon. Not much of the century old building remains on John Street East, despite a... Read more >
Farm fire safety program launched in Perth County after big losses - The Perth East Fire Department is launching the 'Building a Farm Fire Safe Community' program after $10 million in losses due to farm-related fires since 2010. The... Read more >
Farmhouse fire being probed by police amid arson fears - Hamilton police are looking at a fire in an old and vacant Stoney Creek farmhouse to see if it is linked to a spate of barn fires in Glanbrook and West Lincoln. The Sunday morning fire has... Read more >
Brock Street in downtown Whitby will remain closed until at least noon Saturday due to fire - Brock Street in downtown Whitby remains closed Saturday morning after a devastating fire that ripped through a century-old block  Friday.... Read more >