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Fire crews battle recurring fires at former Vulcan Iron Works building as demolition drags on

By Cameron MacLean, CBC News   

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Jan. 23, 2024, Winnipeg – Winnipeg fire crews responded yet again to a fire at the former Vulcan Iron Works building in North Point Douglas on Sunday, the latest in a series of fires at the historic warehouse since a massive blaze tore through it in July. The building was declared a total loss and ordered to be demolished. But six months later, the pile of rubble and twisted metal remains largely untouched, except for at least two additional fires at the site, including another incident in September. CBC News reports. | READ MORE

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