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CO detector saved lives: Chief - A carbon monoxide detector likely saved the lives of two Augusta Township residents on the weekend, says the township’s fire chief. “If it wasn’t for the carbon monoxide detector that they had, they... Read more >
Employment Opportunity:  Fire Chief/Emergency Planning Manager, The Toronto Port Authority - Closing Date January 14, 2015     The Toronto Port Authority operates the Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, the Port of Toronto... Read more >
2014 was a year of change for the Cambridge fire department - CAMBRIDGE – Last year, the city’s fire department met and overcame a number of challenges, according to Chief Neil Main. “It’s been a pretty busy year for us,... Read more >
North York fisherman drowns after falling through thin Lake Scugog ice.   Angler, 61, recovered by York Region police dive team - SCUGOG -- A North York man has died after he fell through thin ice on Lake Scugog while fishing on Sunday morning... Read more >
Fire Department Needs Equipment - Firefighters with the Saugeen Shores fire department needs to replace SCBAs.  (Saugeen Shores )  Saugeen Shores Fire Chief Phil Eagleson is in the market for brand new self-contained breathing... Read more >
Unattended fireplace blamed for Barrie house fire - Barrie’s fire service is cautioning you about leaving a fireplace unattended after a bungalow was damaged by a New Year’s Eve blaze. Fire crews responded to the Little Lake Drive home... Read more >
Windsor firefighters appoint first female fire captain - Beth Hrickovian-Laba made Windsor history last month, becoming the city’s first female fire captain to lead a team of male firefighters. Hrickovian-Laba, 46, got her start as a... Read more >
South Huron Starts 2015 with New Fire Chief - South Huron’s New Fire Chief starts his new job January 5th. Andrew Baird has been hired to replace retiring Chief John Morgan.   Morgan has served for 41 years, starting as a volunteer... Read more >
Former Warkworth fire chief won’t miss calls at night in dead of winter - While others hope for a milder winter than the one a year ago, it will be less of an issue for Bill Kelly this time around. He won’t be answering calls at all... Read more >
Rural residential fire sprinklers long overdue: Essa fire chief - ESSA - A Simcoe County fire chief has recently become the leading voice when it comes to the life and cost-saving benefits of having residential sprinkler systems in rural homes. Essa... Read more >