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Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service responds to two fires overnight – Winnipeg

Descrease article font size Increase article font size The Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service (WFPS) responded to two structure fires overnight. The first took place on Saturday just after 9 p.m., as crews responded to a residence in the 600 block of Manitoba Avenue. After arriving on scene, smoke could be …

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Firefighters battle blaze at historic Toronto church known for Group of Seven murals

Fire crews battled a four-alarm blaze that destroyed a historic church in Toronto on Sunday morning which contained murals painted by three members of the Group of Seven. Dozens of firetrucks were dispatched to St. Anne’s Anglican Church on Gladstone Avenue near Dundas Street in the Little Portugal area at …

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Canadian telecoms work on strengthening networks amid growing wildfire activity – National

As wind-driven wildfires broke out on the Hawaiian island of Maui last summer, killing more than 100 people and destroying thousands of buildings, a telecommunications blackout kept many residents in the dark. The outage exacerbated an already devastating situation in areas such as the town of Lahaina, home to around …

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Thousands of LED lights recalled in Canada due to fire and burn risks – National

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Thousands of rechargeable LED lights have been recalled in Canada after several reports of fires and at least one death in the United States. Health Canada issued a recall Thursday for approximately 37,800 units of the motion-activated light bars that were sold …

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Explosion in Quebec sends 8 people, including 4 children to hospital

By Matilda Cerone Global News Posted June 2, 2024 6:02 pm Updated June 2, 2024 6:05 pm 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size An explosion in Saint-Constant, a city on the south shore of Montreal, has sent two families to hospital with severe burns. According …

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Firefighters honoured for action during 2023 Barrington Lake wildfire – Halifax

Volunteers from across Shelburne County spent all of Saturday in Barrington, N.S., putting finishing touches on the Shelburne County Strong Relief Benefit — a night of appreciation to honour and thank the firefighters who stepped up during the Barrington Lake wildfire. Area residents spent more than 3,000 hours over the …

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Firefighters receive special training to combat wildfires near urban communities

Firefighters from across Canada have gathered in Strathcona County to learn more about responding to wildland fires in urban areas. The county is the first Canadian community in 2024 to host the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Responding to the Interface (RTI) program to further their specialized training in …

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Delhi Hospital Fire: …तो टाला जा सकता था बेबी केयर सेंटर अग्निकांड, जांच में हुए ऐसे कई चौंकाने वाले खुलासे

विवेक विहार के बेबी केयर न्यू बॉर्न अस्पताल में आग लगने के मामले में छानबीन के दौरान बेहद चौंकाने वाला खुलासा हुआ है। Source link

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Commercial building ordered demolished after West Broadway fire – Winnipeg

By Matthew Merkel Global News Posted May 25, 2024 12:24 pm 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size The demolition of a commercial building in Winnipeg was ordered following a fire in West Broadway Friday night. Around 9:30 p.m., Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service responded to reports …

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‘It’s a small town and this is big news’: Stonewall firefighters tackle business fire Friday – Winnipeg

Descrease article font size Increase article font size A fire Friday morning in Stonewall, Man., may result in the loss of several businesses and the displacement of some residents, town officials say. The blaze broke out before 7 a.m. at a local printing business, with the owner calling 911 upon …

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