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Surveillance video catches two employees having sex in fire chief’s officeDecember 13, 2018Saskatchewan expands presumptive coverage for firefightersDecember 6, 2018Rural fire departments struggle to recruit volunteersNovember 29, 2018N.S. firefighters' association raises concerns over dispatch planNovember 22, 2018Brantford department pays tribute to veteransNovember 15, 2018Yarmouth-area departments opt out of dispatch serviceNovember 8, 2018Nearly 100 firefighter memorials stolen from Nova Scotia cemeteryNovember 1, 2018Nearly 100 firefighter memorials stolen from Nova Scotia cemeteryOctober 30, 2018Kelowna officer to help children in EthiopiaOctober 25, 2018Ontario government repeals firefighter certification regulationsOctober 18, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada: The Podcast launches new episodeOctober 11, 2018B.C. paramedics' union spar over enhanced firefighter medical trainingOctober 4, 2018Didsbury chief steps down after volunteer resignationsSeptember 27, 2018New stamp pays tribute to firefightersSeptember 20, 2018Winnipeg approves budget increase to help cover overtime costsSeptember 13, 2018Firefighters raise concerns about new dispatch policySeptember 6, 2018Ongoing dispute leaves community without local fire serviceAugust 2, 2018Five firefighters resign from Alberta department following investigationJuly 19, 2018Ruling says firefighting fitness test may be discriminatoryJuly 5, 2018Moncton-area fire chiefs call for regional live-fire training centreJune 21, 2018Long, hot wildfire season forecasted by Natural Resources CanadaMay 24, 2018NFPA shares stats on Canadian fire departmentsMay 10, 2018Ontario expands cancer coverage for firefightersApril 26, 2018Emergency messages on LTE networks mandatoryApril 12, 2018Kootenay volunteers will receive pay for their workApril 5, 2018Firefighters face twice the risk of cancer fatality: new studyMarch 29, 2018Join us for Wildfire Week!March 22, 2018London department has ‘culture of fear,’ says firefighterMarch 15, 2018Better fire protection for First NationsMarch 8, 2018City to pay damages after chief breaches respectful workplace policyMarch 1, 2018Toronto firefighter found in California returns homeFebruary 22, 2018Missing Toronto firefighter making arrangements to return homeFebruary 15, 2018Essex firefighters reach 4-year deal with townFebruary 8, 2018Judges rules firefighter wrongfully dismissedFebruary 1, 2018Body of Toronto firefighter pulled from Sturgeon LakeJanuary 25, 2018Mayor wants union president’s pay agreement scrappedJanuary 18, 2018Firefighter injured after planes collide  January 11, 2018Firefighter injured after being dragged by carJanuary 4, 2018Trainer charged with negligence in deadly rescue exerciseDecember 21, 2017Vancouver firefighters responded to over 6,000 overdoses in 2017December 14, 2017Firefighters honoured for 100th anniversary of Halifax ExplosionDecember 7, 2017Firefighter charged with sexual assault faces new chargeNovember 30, 2017Bill 148 exemptions | Firefighter pleads guilty to arsonNovember 23, 2017Firefighter injured battling blaze | Crews fight major fireNovember 16, 2017Department issues fire warnings | Bill 148 could raise budgetNovember 9, 2017Three killed in highway crash | Crash highlights mental health risksNovember 2, 2017Grass fire prompts evacuation | Electrical fire closes bridgeOctober 26, 2017Wildfire kills Alberta volunteer | Grass fire forces evacuationsOctober 19, 2017Teenager faces arson charges | Embattled cop becomes firefighterOctober 12, 2017Crews fight massive commercial fire | City reprimands volunteersOctober 5, 2017Evacuation orders and alerts lifted | Council backs two-hattersSeptember 21, 2017Firefighters perform multiple rescues| Barrie chief moves to BramptonSeptember 7, 2017Arbitration award concerns city hall | Firefighter receives jail timeAugust 31, 2017Controlled burn probe | Wildfire destructionAugust 10, 2017Controlled burn sparks blaze | Former chief charged with fraudAugust 3, 2017State of emergency extended | Stretching from the standpipeJuly 20, 2017Evacuations in B.C. Interior | Government oversight neededJuly 13, 2017MSA to acquire Globe | More sex assault charges laidJune 29, 2017Caledon two-hatters found guilty | Council rejects firefighter grievancesJune 15, 2017B.C. firefighters containing wildfire | Holding the lineJune 8, 2017Cache Creek chief found dead | Explosion at marijuana grow opJune 1, 2017Jury recommends stop to ice-rescue training | Nova Scotia wildfiresMay 25, 2017Ice-water training inquest | Montreal firefighters reach agreementMay 18, 2017Firefighter fatality inquest | Response times below standardMay 11, 2017Winnipeg city council approves agreement | Vancouver names new fire chiefMay 4, 2017London firefighters ratify deal with city | Firefighters rescue woman from craneApril 27, 2017Fort McMurray firefighters face respiratory issues | Winnipeg to expand safety inspectionsApril 20, 2017Date set for inquest into firefighters’ deaths | Grocery store fire prompts state of emergencyApril 6, 2017Proceedings begin for firefighters charged with fraud | First Nations leaders call for inquestMarch 30, 2017Sudbury chief presents EMS optimization plan | B.C. overdose deaths decliningMarch 23, 2017B.C. firefighter receives medal of bravery | 401 chemical spillMarch 16, 2017Firefighters charged with fraud | Sudbury plans to cut volunteersMarch 2, 2017Union suspends two-hatters | Fort McMurray names new chiefFebruary 23, 2017More sex assault charges laid | New-style comfort food for the February blahsFebruary 16, 2017Firefighters question station study | Man arrested over monuments vandalizedFebruary 9, 2017Two-hatters await ruling | Chief demands government actionJanuary 26, 2017Mississauga firefighters on trial by union | Fort Mac cost hits $9.5 billionJanuary 19, 2017Chief faces more charges | Firefighter charged with break insJanuary 12, 2017Malahat chief dies suddenly | Double suicide behind house explosionJanuary 5, 2017Editor’s picks 2016December 22, 2016Chief charged with sexual assault | N.L. implements presumptive legislationDecember 15, 2016Vancouver tackles fentanyl crisis | New station opens two years after arson fireDecember 8, 2016OPFFA criticizes paramedics | New trialDecember 1, 2016Firefighter exposed to fentanyl | Editor’s blogNovember 24, 2016Wage freeze | Burn ProtocolNovember 10, 2016Firefighters face arson charges | Editor’s blogOctober 27, 2016Union denied meeting | Editor’s blogOctober 20, 2016Firefighter in recovery | Fired firefighter reinstatedOctober 13, 2016Halifax changes honorariums | Union files complaintOctober 6, 2016Abuse compensation awarded to firefighterSeptember 29, 2016Fire data gap raises funding concerns  | Editor’s blogSeptember 22, 2016Arbitration complaints go public | Editor’s blogSeptember 15, 2016Fire chief, residents fear arsonists | Firefighter granted bailSeptember 8, 2016Firefighters charged with arson | Editor’s blogSeptember 1, 2016N.S. firefighting budget goes up in smoke | Union accuses councillor of conflict of interestAugust 18, 2016Firefighters petition to reinstate chief | Fire TVAugust 4, 2016Funeral to be held for Ontario firefighter | Fire TVJuly 21, 2016Fort Mac firefighters face potential health issues | Fire TVJuly 14, 2016Two people die in rooming house fire | Editor’s blogJuly 7, 2016Firefighters resign over truck dispute | Fire TVJune 23, 2016Alberta orders review of Fort McMurray fire response | Editor’s blogJune 16, 2016Inquest to examine fire training deaths | Under ControlJune 9, 2016Firefighters from abroad to join Alberta fire fight | Fire TVMay 26, 2016Premier pushes for national forest fire plan | Editor's blogMay 19, 2016Firefighters suffer burns, rescue sisters | DispatchesApril 28, 2016Firefighter facing charges following collision | Editor’s blogApril 14, 2016 Firefighters call for inquiry after nine die in house fire | Dispatches (March 2016)Montreal pulls out of World Police and Fire Games | New website for Canadian Firefighter (March 2016)

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