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West Perth finalizes fire shared services agreement - The Municipality of West Perth and the Township of Perth East have entered into a shared fire administration services agreement. The announcement was made last Thursday, April 17 after the... Read more >
Man charged in connection with fatal fire - A 23-year-old man has been charged in connection with a fatal fire Thursday morning that killed one and sent 11 others to hospital with smoke inhalation. Dead in the fire is Ian David Wand, 39, who... Read more >
Man dies after being pulled from Black River - A 65-year-old man has died after being pulled from the Black River Saturday afternoon after a canoe capsized. OPP say he was wearing a lifejacket when he was pulled from the water by Ramara... Read more >
Another firefighter quits Wellesley volunteer squad - WELLESLEY — Rick Steinman is the fourth firefighter who works full time in Waterloo to quit his job as a volunteer firefighter in Wellesley. He formally left the Wellesley Fire Department... Read more >
2014 Floods — Volunteers needed Wednesday; Tweed, Centre Hastings declare state of emergency - BELLEVILLE - Cleanup efforts in flood-ravaged zones like Foxboro could last up to a month after water levels have receded, said Belleville's... Read more >
Are you ready for an emergency? - Ralph Dominelli - Are you and your family prepared for any type of emergency? Emergencies are defined as situations or impending situations caused by forces of nature, accident or an intentional act that constitutes... Read more >
Two more Ontario municipalities declare emergencies over floods - BELLEVILLE, Ont. -- Two municipalities north of Belleville, Ont., have declared states of emergency because of high water levels. Central Hastings and Tweed made the announcement... Read more >
Keeping Northern Ontario Communities Safe - New Sioux Lookout Fire Management Headquarters Ready for Forest Fire Season News Release     Keeping Northern Ontario Communities Safe New Sioux Lookout Fire Management... Read more >
Meaford Opens Regional Training Facility and Launches Course Curriculum - The Meaford Firefighting Training Centre has recently gained prestigious designation as a Regional Training Centre for the Ontario Fire College. With this and other... Read more >
Cooking oil facility outside Woodstock destroyed by overnight fire - Flames tore through a cooking oil recycling plant just outside Woodstock early Sunday morning, reducing the building to a pile of charred rubble. Brant County OPP officers were on... Read more >