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Ontario firefighters to help Alberta wildfire crews
Posted by web-chief on May 22, 2015 @ 11:34AM

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EDMONTON, AB - Firefighters from Ontario are to arrive in Alberta today to help battle wildfires in the province...[ read more ]

Source: The Canadian Press (click for full story)
Alberta officials enact fire restrictions
Posted by web-chief on May 22, 2015 @ 11:33AM

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EDMONTON, AB - As much of Alberta faces dry and windy conditions, officials are taking measures to prevent wildfires from starting...[ read more ]

Source: The Canadian Press (click for full story)
Bird's nest fire shuts down transit train
Posted by web-chief on May 22, 2015 @ 11:32AM

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VANCOUVER, BC - Metro Vancouver's transit authority is warning morning commuters about crowding and delays as a fire has halted a major SkyTrain line...[ read more ]

Source: The Canadian Press (click for full story)
Firefighters rescue workers from plant fire
Posted by web-chief on May 22, 2015 @ 8:26AM

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PETERBOROUGH, ON - Two workers were rescued by city firefighters after a fire Thursday night at the Dynacast plant on Neal Dr...[ read more ]

Source: The Peterborough Examiner (click for full story)
Saskatoon crews battle four fires in three hours
Posted by web-chief on May 22, 2015 @ 8:25AM

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SASKATOON, SK - Fire crews fought four fires in three hours Thursday night in a cluster of blazes on the city's west side.

The first call came in at 9:34 p.m...[ read more ]

Source: CBC News (click for full story)
Suspicious blaze sends two people to hospital
Posted by web-chief on May 22, 2015 @ 8:24AM

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TORONTO, ON - Two people suffered minor injuries during a "suspicious" two-alarm fire on College Street this morning.

The blaze broke out around 4 a.m...[ read more ]

Source: CBC News (click for full story)
Overnigth fire claims man's life
Posted by web-chief on May 22, 2015 @ 8:23AM

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HALIFAX, NS - Halifax Regional Police say one person is dead as a result of a fire overnight in Halifax.

A source told The Chronicle Herald the deceased is a male...[ read more ]

Source: The Chronicle Herald (click for full story)
Firefighters douse industrial blaze
Posted by web-chief on May 21, 2015 @ 9:28AM

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STONEY CREEK, ON - A Stoney Creek industrial building was gutted by fire on Wednesday, causing more than $75,000 in damage.

At about 4 p.m...[ read more ]

Source: Hamilton Community News (click for full story)
Lightning sparks 10 fires across Yukon
Posted by web-chief on May 21, 2015 @ 9:27AM

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DAWSON, YU - Lightning has sparked 10 fires across Yukon and fire officials are expecting more activity today...[ read more ]

Source: CBC News (click for full story)
Blaze damages apartment complex, restaurants
Posted by web-chief on May 21, 2015 @ 9:26AM

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WINDSOR, ON - Arson investigators are on the scene of a fire that burned an apartment building and two restaurants early Thursday morning...[ read more ]

Source: CBC News (click for full story)
Fire crews douse shopping centre blaze
Posted by web-chief on May 21, 2015 @ 9:26AM

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CALGARY, AB - A two-alarm fire at a furniture and housewares retailer became a public spectacle Wednesday afternoon, sending up thick plumes of black smoke that could be seen many kilometres away, but...[ read more ]

Source: The Calgary Herald (click for full story)
Overnight blaze destroys rendering plant building
Posted by web-chief on May 21, 2015 @ 9:25AM

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CANARD, NS - A plant that makes feed for mink in Canard, N.S. lost one of its buildings in an overnight fire...[ read more ]

Source: CBC News (click for full story)
Off-duty firefighter rescues man from blaze
Posted by web-chief on May 20, 2015 @ 11:21AM

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TORONTO, ON - An off-duty firefighter came to the rescue of a man who was having trouble escaping a Cabbagetown house fire earlier this morning...[ read more ]

Source: CP24.com (click for full story)
Firefighters rescue two men from house fire
Posted by web-chief on May 20, 2015 @ 11:20AM

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COLLINGWOOD, ON - The flames were so hot at an overnight fire in Collingwood, a firefighter's mask and helmet basically melted as he rescued a man inside a burning rooming house...[ read more ]

Source: Bayshore Broadcasting (click for full story)
Yukon fire crews battle four wildfires over weekend
Posted by web-chief on May 20, 2015 @ 9:23AM

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WHITEHORSE, YU - Yukon firefighters could be facing a busy summer, says George Maratos, fire information officer with Yukon Wildland Fire Management...[ read more ]

Source: CBC News (click for full story)
Firefighters rescue man dangling from window
Posted by web-chief on May 20, 2015 @ 9:22AM

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BRAMPTON, ON - A man who climbed out a Brampton highrise window to escape a fire had to be plucked from the windowsill in one of two dramatic rescues by Brampton Fire and Emergency Services Tuesday mo...[ read more ]

Source: The Brampton Guardian (click for full story)
Company fined over construction site blaze
Posted by web-chief on May 20, 2015 @ 9:21AM

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KINGSTON, ON - A company and three individuals have been fined after pleading guilty to charges arising from a fire at a Kingston, Ont...[ read more ]

Source: The Canadian Press (click for full story)
Fire crews save homes from forest fire
Posted by web-chief on May 20, 2015 @ 9:05AM

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GEORGES RIVER, NS - With the assistance of a water-dropping helicopter, five Cape Breton fire departments were successful in putting out a forest fire that threatened three homes near Georges River on...[ read more ]

Source: The Cape Breton Post (click for full story)
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Rooming house fire sends two people to hospital
Posted by web-chief on May 20, 2015 @ 9:04AM

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COLLINGWOOD, ON - Two people have been taken to hospital after fire tore through the second storey of a rooming house at the corner of Saint Peter and Hume Streets, Wednesday morning...[ read more ]

Source: Simcoe.com (click for full story)
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