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N.S. fire chief raises concerns over lack of radio contact after Fiona

October 5, 2022  By Tom Ayers, CBC News

October 5, 2022, Cape Breton, N.S. – A volunteer fire chief in northern Cape Breton says being unable to contact RCMP or the ambulance service after last week’s storm was scary. The trunked mobile radio system — known as TMR2 — used by first responders in Nova Scotia is run by Bell Mobility and was out of service in parts of Victoria County, N.S., for up to seven hours the day after post-tropical storm Fiona hit. CBC News reports. | READ MORE

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