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CFB Petawawa fire chief says blaze 'is out' - The fire chief at Canadian Forces Base Petawawa says a blaze burning for four days close to the northeast border of Algonquin Park is, for practical purposes, out. But Ontario fire officials have... Read more >
Muskoka brush fire forces evacuation; residents of 50 homes given all clear - MUSKOKA LAKES, Ont. -- Residents of about 50 homes in a community in central Ontario's cottage country who were evacuated due to a brush fire have the all-clear to... Read more >
Transport Truck Collides With Parked Fire Truck - (COBOURG, ON) – On July 24, 2012 at approximately 2:24am the Port Hope Fire Department and the Northumberland Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were assisting one another at the scene of a... Read more >
Carp Brush Fire latest in a long, dry summer - OTTAWA — Ottawa firefighters used all-terrain vehicles and a helicopter to battle a multi-hectare brush fire in Carp on Sunday afternoon that threatened a nearby subdivision.  ... Read more >
Fires continue to burn; people asked not to tie-up emergency lines - Heavy smoke drifting into the area from northern fires prompted calls over the weekend to MNR and area police departments. As a result the MNR is asking people to not tie-up... Read more >
Petawawa wild fire nearing Algonquin Park -  A wildfire that has spread to over 225 hectares in the CFB Petawawa training area had closed to within 100 metres of Algonquin Park Saturday. However, unconfirmed reports early Saturday... Read more >
Two in hospital following fire in Waterford - WATERFORD - A husband and wife are in hospital after a fire destroyed their Waterford home Sunday morning while their 13-year-old son is safe after punching out a second-storey window and... Read more >
MNR - Current Fire Situation - IMPORTANT NOTICE: Effective 12:01 A.M. July 19, 2012, a revised Restricted Fire Zone Order has been issued for northeastern Ontario. The adjusted order encompasses the general areas of Espanola, Sudbury, Manitoulin... Read more >
Leamington fire causes $2 million in damage - LEAMINGTON, Ont. — A fire began early Wednesday and raged into the afternoon, destroying Leamington’s historic Sunset Club. It was a speakeasy during prohibition, and for years it... Read more >
Grimsby’s fire department is one step ahead of Ontario legislation when it comes to care homes. Getting ahead of the curve for fire safety. A fire at the Cavendish Manor seniors residence in Niagara Falls in 2008 resulted in many... Read more >