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Tom Potter named city's acting fire chief  - Fire prevention officer Tom Potter has been appointed acting fire chief for Owen Sound. "I am pleased to be selected for this position. We've got a great department here and I'm... Read more >
Peterbrough hires new deputy fire chief - PETERBOROUGH -- The City has hired a new deputy fire chief. Chad Brown, of Keene, takes over the role effective Oct. 14. Mr. Brown brings more than 20 years experience to the Peterborough Fire Services... Read more >
Brant fire chief heads national association - Paul Boissonneault is now Canada's top fire chief. Paul Boissonneault is congratulated by Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Brant MP Phil McColeman on being elected... Read more >
LV congratulates retiring fire chief - LAURENTIAN VALLEY - The township bid a fond farewell Tuesday to retiring fire chief John Primeau.   During a regular meeting of council, the outgoing chief was presented with a... Read more >
Volunteer firefighter could lose Toronto job after ‘double-hatting’ - TORONTO – Tom Hunse has been a volunteer firefighter at the Cookstown station in the town of Innisfil for the last 26 years, before being hired as a... Read more >
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 >