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Melbourne district fire chief hanging up his hat - Murray Hathaway has decided to retire as district fire chief for the Melbourne Station of the Strathroy-Caradoc Fire Department after nearly 50 years. After nearly 50 years with the Melbourne Fire... Read more >
Fire sears Steacys - Colborne, ON -  For the second time this month fire has ravaged a building in Cramahe Township. Today, 35 firefighters from Cramahe, Cobourg and Brighton were called to Steacy Dismantling to fight a fire on their premises... Read more >
Brassard officially sworn in - GRAVENHURST - Fire and water can mix. HOOKED AND LADDERED. Larry Brassard took his official oath to serve as Gravenhurst’s first-ever full-time fire chief and director of emergency services by... Read more >
Stoney Creek woman dies in fire - A Stoney Creek neighbourhood is mourning the death of a woman in her early 90s who died in a fire in her home early Friday morning.... Read more >
Two Waterloo Region fire departments heading to arbitration - WATERLOO REGION — Contract disputes with two city fire departments in Waterloo Region are heading to arbitration The Waterloo fire department is going to arbitration over the... Read more >
Vale fire under investigation - PORT COLBORNE - Investigators from the Ontario Fire Marshal’s Office, Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services, Ministry of Labour and Technical Standards and Safety Authority were looking into the... Read more >
Wall takes reins of fire department - James Wall was barely out of his teens when he volunteered with the Schomberg fire department.   Fire chief. James Wall was appointed King Fire and Emergency Services chief Monday. Nick... Read more >
Fire sends Vale workers to hospital in Port Colborne - PORT COLBORNE -- A fire at the Vale plant in Port Colborne left two people with what appears to be minor injuries. Aerial view of the Vale plant in Port Colborne. Port Colborne... Read more >
Firefighters get Medals of Bravery Highest honours. Wasaga Beach Fire Chief Mike McWilliam looks on as firefighters Reno Levesque and Jason Bavelaar are presented the Ontario Medal for Firefighter Bravery at Queen's Park Nov. 18... Read more >
New dispatch system helps fire department reduce response times Kitchener Fire Department dispatcher Jennifer Gazzellone uses the new emergency dispatch system at the Strasburg Road headquarters on Thursday. David Bebee/... Read more >