Bodies of man, dog found in Ajax house 'fully engulfed' by fire - Police say the bodies of a man and a dog were found after a fire “fully engulfed” a house in Ajax early Sunday. The bodies were found afte emergency personnel... Read more >
One boy dead, siblings and mother in hospital following townhouse fire in Scarborough - A 10-year-old boy died, and three of his siblings and his mother are in hospital after a two-alarm townhouse fire in Scarborough on Saturday morning. Mark... Read more >
Brock residents concerned with cuts to fire department - Council slashed funding for new tanker and aerial unit this year. Council's massive cuts to fire department spending sparked outrage at the public open house on Brock Township's 2015... Read more >
Fire department warns: time to keep off the ice - The Fort Erie Fire Department is warning residents that it’s time to wrap up any activities that involve being on the frozen ice of Lake Erie. With temperatures rising and the ice thinning... Read more >
Kenilworth Ave. N. blaze kills woman, no cause yet - The cause of a fatal east end blaze has not yet been determined Thursday, hours after a fire claimed the life of a woman and destroyed a house in the city's industrial core. Firefighters were... Read more >
Man charged with second-degree murder in fire death - The family of a woman killed in an east-end house fire that police say was deliberately set plans to return her to their home in Manitoulin Island to be with her grandfather. "I just feel... Read more >
Regional fire service won’t save Scugog money, warns mayor - It’s hard to imagine how Scugog will receive better service at a cheaper cost if fire departments across Durham are merged into one regional service, says Mayor Tom Rowett.... Read more >
City of Kawartha Lakes implements burn ban for April - Kawartha Lakes Fire Rescue Service is implementing a burn ban effective Wednesday, April 1st, 2015. “Each year we respond to numerous unnecessary and preventable grass fires during the... Read more >
Fire services could become one in Durham - Should fire service become a Regional responsibility? That’s the debate heating up as politicians are considering whether the delivery of fire services should be uploaded to Durham Region from... Read more >
Union members cry foul over fire master plan, but chief has none of it - Cornwall firefighters are coming out against a much-anticipated master plan that will govern their department for the next 15 years – but the chief is having none of it.... Read more >