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'Preventable' blaze at Ottawa's ByWard Market linked to roof work: fire chief CTV News   The fire at Ottawa’s historic ByWard Market was preventable and connected to the roofing work being done at the time,... Read more >
Detroit, Windsor fire departments mark 170 years of mutual assistance CBC News   In 1849 — 170 years ago — Windsor's riverfront was ablaze.   "There was some sparks that they think set the Dougall... Read more >
Fire at winery in Niagara-on-the-Lake had potential to be catastrophic: deputy fire chief CTV News   A fire at a winery in Niagara-on-the-Lake Tuesday afternoon had the potential to be “catastrophic,” according to the region... Read more >
Foundation donates carbon monoxide detectors to Central Frontenac The Whig Standard   A foundation committed to educating the public about the dangers of carbon monoxide has donated 50 detectors of the “silent killer” and 20... Read more >
Stouffville hires retired Markham fire chief as new chief YorkRegion.com   The Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville has hired former Markham Fire Chief Bill Snowball as the new fire chief. Snowball, who spent over 41 years at Markham Fire... Read more >
ByWard Market fire ‘accidental and preventable’: Ottawa fire chief Global News   Ottawa fire chief Kim Ayotte said in an update Monday afternoon that the fire that tore through the Vittoria Trattoria Italian restaurant in... Read more >
Fire Chiefs propose County-wide radio solution Seaway News   UNITED COUNTIES, Ontario – South Glengarry Fire Chief Dave Robertson and Mike St.Onge, SDG Counties IT Director, proposed investigating a cross-... Read more >
Kashechewan moves up annual evacuation during spring melt CBC News   The 2,500 people of Kashechewan will begin flying out of the James Bay community Monday. The annual evacuation of the flood-prone First Nation had been scheduled for... Read more >
Flames take more than just a building as Ukrainian Cultural Centre destroyed by fire CBC News   Larysa Zariczniak started going to the Ukrainian Cultural Centre in Hamilton about 30 years ago as a little girl — but she won't... Read more >
LaSalle officials proud of crews for tackling 'taxing' fire on Fighting Island CBC News   Officials are still investigating the exact cause of a fire that raged on Fighting Island and lit up the night sky ... Read more >