Fire chief needs inspectors - In last night's report to council, Dryden fire chief Ken Kurz underlined the city's need for more inspectors.  "I said there are 600 inspectable properties in town, 150 of them are ones we looked at... Read more >
New fire chief for Seguin Township - SEGUIN TWP − With more than 30 years of fire-fighting experience, Don Hood is set to take over Seguin Fire Services.   Hood, who spent the last five years as Rosseau District Volunteer fire chief... Read more >
Standard low-rise residential sprinkler system a first in Ontario - Vaughan Fire and Rescue Service, in collaboration with Townwood Homes and The Co-operators, is pleased to be part of a “first in Ontario” low-rise residential... Read more >
Fire chief studies at Harvard - Saugeen Shores Fire Chief Phil Eagleson has won a fellowship to attend Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., this month. Eagleson, who began studying at the prestigious U.S. university this week, received a... Read more >
House fire claims life - The Fort Frances OPP, Fort Frances Fire Department, and ambulance service, along with the La Vallee Fire Department, responded to a house fire at 3634 Highway 11/71 in Devlin around 4:45 a.m. on Friday. Investigation has... Read more >
Swing for safety - Fire chiefs, Blue Jays launch summer safety campaign.  There were uniforms as far as the eye could see at the Grimsby fire hall on May 28, and not just the dress uniforms worn by the fire fighters. Swing for... Read more >
Firefighters help kids swing safely into summer.  KITCHENER — Summer in Waterloo Region can bring the heat, and the Kitchener Fire Department is reminding residents that fires are still a danger in hot weather.... Read more >
Fire Department Training Centre to open June 13 - The Meaford and District Fire Department's new Regional Firefighting Training Centre will hold its official opening on Thursday, June 13 from 7 - 8:30 p.m. The training centre focuses on offering... Read more >
Funeral service for Deputy Chief Tony Lippers - By Fire Fighting in Canada Hundreds of firefighters from across southern Ontario paid respects Tuesday to fallen Deputy Fire Chief Tony Lippers of Caledon at a line-of-duty... Read more >
Man, 81, dead following fire - Ernest Wimmer has been identified as victim of a fire on Crooked Court in Burnt River early Monday (May 27) morning.  (BURNT RIVER) An elderly man is dead and the Ontario Fire Marshall continues to investigate... Read more >