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One person dead in Pickering house fire - PICKERING -- One person is dead after a garage fire broke out in Pickering Monday night. Pickering Fire Chief John Hagg says the fire started just before 8 p.m. on Sept. 15 in the garage of a home on... Read more >
Rozario joins Georgina fire crew - Michael Rozario is the new deputy fire chief of the Georgina Fire Department as of Sept. 15 after serving as deputy chief and alternate community emergency management co-ordinator (CEMC) for the Town of... Read more >
Byron man saved by smoke alarm - A man is lucky to be alive after a house fire in Byron early Wednesday morning. The home at 261 Stephen St. was destroyed in the fire. Firefighters say a man was sleeping in the basement when he was awakened by... Read more >
One dead, two injured after house collapse traps workers - A construction worker is dead and two others are injured after the house they were renovating in north Toronto collapsed on top of them Tuesday afternoon. Firefighters extricated two... Read more >
New South Stormont fire chief puts focus on prevention, training - South Stormont has a new fire chief. Although his first working day was Sept. 2, Chief Gilles Crepeau was made official at Monday night's council meeting when the bylaw to... Read more >
24 people displaced by $4.2M fire in south Ottawa - Twenty-four residents of a south-end apartment building have been displaced following a fire that caused an estimated $4.2M damage in Findlay Creek. Firefighters were called to the 12-unit building... Read more >
Portions of ceiling in Elgin Mall in St. Thomas gave way Saturday morning, forcing mall evacuation - Three hours after being evacuated Saturday morning due to fears of a ceiling collapse, Elgin Mall re-opened for business shortly after noon.... Read more >
Fire destroys dairy barn; Damage estimated at $1.5 million - GUELPH-ERAMOSA - Township fire chief John Osborne said five area fire departments and about 35 firefighters were called to a fire on Tuesday that destroyed a barn on Wellington Road 29,... Read more >
Adjala-Tosorontio names new fire chief - ADJALA-TOSORONTIO - Veteran Adjala-Tosorontio firefighter Ralph Snyder will be the township’s new fire chief. Snyder has previously served as the deputy chief, assistant district chief for Station... Read more >
Alarm saves family - THUNDER BAY - Firefighters say a local family escaped an overnight  house fire without serious injury thanks to working smoke alarms. There were more than five people sleeping in a duplex on Redwood Avenue when the fire... Read more >