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Written by CBC News
Mar. 28, 2017, Montreal - Montreal police arson investigators are looking into two fires that appear to have been criminally set. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Written by The Edmonton Journal
Mar. 28, 2017, Fort McMurray, Alta. - Police are investigating the destruction of three Alberta sheriff vehicles last week outside Fort McMurray’s downtown courthouse. According to Wood Buffalo RCMP, police were called to the scene shortly before 10 p.m. on March 22, where at least one of the vehicles had been set on fire. The Edmonton Journal reports. | READ MORE
Written by CTV News
Mar. 28, 2017, Saskatoon - The Saskatoon Fire Department says the second of two suspicious packages delivered in the city Monday is also not hazardous. The package contained what police said appeared to be a white, powdery substance and sent emergency crews and a hazardous materials team to the Saskatoon Cancer Centre at about 12:40 p.m. It was deemed not dangerous after testing, the fire department tweeted hours later. CTV News reports. | READ MORE
Written by CBC News
Mar. 28, 2017, Yellowknife, N.W.T. - A fire broke out at the Explorer Hotel in Yellowknife at around 8 p.m. Monday. The hotel and restaurants were evacuated and witnesses say the fire appears to have started on the second floor. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Written by CBC News
Mar. 27, 2017, Pukatawagan, Man. - A youth centre in a northern Manitoba First Nation has burned to the ground. Coun. Richard Dumas said the fire broke out late Saturday afternoon. He said no one was inside the centre at the time and it's believed the cause may be electrical in nature. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Written by CBC News
Mar. 27, 2017, Thorold, Ont. - Niagara police say there are "no criminally suspicious circumstances" after crews extinguished a vehicle fire early Sunday morning and found a body inside. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Written by CTV News
Mar. 27, 2017, Calgary - Two Good Samaritans are being hailed as heroes after rescuing several people from a fire that broke out in a Calgary strip mall over the weekend. CTV News reports. | READ MORE
Written by CityNews
Mar. 27, 2017, Oshawa, Ont. - Fire crews responded to an electrical fire at Lakeridge Health Hospital in Oshawa on Sunday. The blaze originated in the basement and was extinguished but smoke permeated the building. CityNews reports. | READ MORE
Written by The Times Colonist
Mar. 24, 2017, Saanich, B.C. - A fire at the V-Lounge Sports Bar in the Red Lion Inn caused extensive smoke and water damage on Thursday. Construction crews were doing some welding near a stage when fire broke out about 1:30 p.m., said Saanich Fire Battalion Chief Randy Law. The Times Colonist reports. | READ MORE
Written by CBC News
Mar. 24, 2017, La Redemption, Que. - A fire has caused more than $1 million in damages to the small town of La Rédemption, just east of Rimouski. The fire destroyed the municipal garage, fire hall, as well as all municipal vehicles and equipment. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Written by CBC News
Mar. 24, 2017, Halifax - No one was injured but an early morning fire significantly damaged a home in Halifax's west end on Friday. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Written by The Brockville Recorder and Times
Mar. 24, 2017, Brockville, Ont. - A barn fire just east of Brockville Wendesday morning caused upwards of $400,000 in damage and claimed a horse and two donkeys. The Brockville Recorder and Times reports. | READ MORE
Written by The Ottawa Citizen
Mar. 23, 2017, Gatineau, Que. - Thirty people were forced from their homes Wednesday night as Gatineau firefighters worked to extinguish a condominium blaze. No one was hurt in the fire, which began at around 9:00 p.m. The Ottawa Citizen reports. | READ MORE
Written by The Sudbury Star
Mar. 23, 2017, Sudbury, Ont. - The point of the EMS optimization plan is to minimize risk to the community, to tidy operations and improve response times, council heard Tuesday during a special council meeting. City councillors met to hear Trevor Bain, the city's chief of fire and paramedic services and general manager of community safety, deliver a presentation on the much-debated and oft-contested optimization plan, which is intended to streamline and modernize the operations of the city's fire and paramedic services. The Sudbury Star reports. | READ MORE
Written by The Canadian Press
Mar. 23, 2017, Montreal - At least three homes under construction in St-Lazare were destroyed early Wednesday in a fire deemed “suspicious” by authorities.
Written by CBC News
Mar. 23, 2017, Mississauga, Ont. - No one was injured in a fire on a balcony of a Mississauga highrise building early Wednesday but two floors were evacuated until smoke cleared. CBC News reports. | READ MORE


Written by The Canadian Press
Mar. 23, 2017, North Preston, N.S. - Fire has caused extensive damage to a large, historic church considered the cornerstone of a small community just east of Halifax.
Written by CBC News
Mar. 21, 2017, Ottawa - Two people were taken to hospital following a fire Monday night at a home in the Crystal Beach neighbourhood, fire officials say. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Written by Kings County News
Mar. 21, 2017, Centrelea, N.S. -  Firefighters from several departments have been called to the scene of an industrial fire at the old Britex plant. The call came in at about 8:29 a.m. Tuesday morning. Scanner chatter has revealed there have been reports of visible smoke and flames since the initial call. Kings County News reports. | READ MORE
Written by MyKawartha.com
Mar. 21, 2017, Peterborough, Ont. - Peterborough firefighters hit the water three times over the weekend in response to reports of emergencies. On Sunday morning, firefighters received a call for an overturned canoe located at Lock 22, along with a life-jacket in the water. Police and firefighters responded and searched the rapid waters below the dam.  MyKawartha.com reports. | READ MORE
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