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Lots to learn at FDIC
Editor’s note: Deputy Chief and Training Officer George Low, an FDIC rookie, blogs from Indianapolis this week.
Thousands pay tribute to fallen firefighters
March 24, 2011, Listowel, Ont. - They will be remembered.
Firefighters and townspeople stood shoulder to shoulder under a spring sun along the streets of this mid-western Ontario town Thursday to honour firefighters Kenneth Rae and Ray Walter, who died on duty last week.
Everything impresses at FDIC
Editor's note: Randy Vilneff, training officer for the Marmora and Lake Fire Department and a five-time FDIC attendee blogs this week for FFIC from Indianapolis.
The CAFC on Parliament Hill
Editorís blog: A fully engaged fire service
Trade show day in Indy
March 24, 2011, Indianapolis - Arrived in Indy about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday under sunny skies and 23 C temperature.
Old friends and new experiences in Indy
March 24, 2011, Indianapolis - My first FDIC experience today was a wonderful surprise. Twenty-one years ago, I left Pickering Fire Department, where I had volunteered for 11 years, to move to Alberta, as a result of changes in my paying job. As soon as I arrived in Alberta, I found and joined our local volunteer department.
Lessons learned in Ottawa
March 24, 2011, Ottawa - So, today ends my first trip to Ottawa and what an experience it has been. I am so appreciative of the opportunity to take in the CAFC’s government relations week. The continued networking that I have done by working side by side with my metro counterparts is truly priceless.
Barn fire kills 8,000 chickens
March 24, 2011, Brandon, Man. - About 8,000 chickens died Wednesday after a poultry barn on Manitoba Hutterite colony burned to the ground. CBC News reports.
Hydro sub station fire causes power outage
March 24, 2011, Sudbury, Ont. - A hydro sub station fire left several Sudbury residences without power Wednesday morning. The Sudbury Star reports.