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ArchivesBill 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, 2017Firefighter charged with sexual assault | Presumptive PTSD billSeptember 28, 2017Evacuation orders and alerts lifted | Council backs two-hattersSeptember 21, 2017B.C. state of emergency may end | Judge upholds firefighter’s safetySeptember 14, 2017Firefighters perform multiple rescues| Barrie chief moves to BramptonSeptember 7, 2017Arbitration award concerns city hall | Firefighter receives jail timeAugust 31, 2017Toronto firefighters awarded raise | Firefighters finedAugust 24, 2017Controlled burn probe | Wildfire destructionAugust 17, 2017Controlled burn probe | Wildfire destructionAugust 10, 2017Controlled burn sparks blaze | Former chief charged with fraudAugust 3, 2017Wildfire evacuation in British Columbia | Toronto fire fatalityJuly 27, 2017State of emergency extended | Stretching from the standpipeJuly 20, 2017Evacuations in B.C. Interior | Government oversight neededJuly 13, 2017Wildfire contained | Assistant chief harassed over campfire banJuly 6, 2017MSA to acquire Globe | More sex assault charges laidJune 29, 2017Montreal firefighters reach agreement | Crisis communicationJune 22, 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, 2017Ontario passes bill to identify lightweight construction | Seniors home blaze leaves one person dead and dozens homelessApril 13, 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 stand up to IAFF | Barrie firefighters to carry naloxoneFebruary 2, 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, 2016Overdose spikes | Call for more stationsNovember 17, 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, 2016Nova Scotia to review fire services| BC approves dronesAugust 11, 2016Firefighters petition to reinstate chief | Fire TVAugust 4, 2016Canada to ban rail cars involved in deadly crash | Fire TVJuly 28, 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, 2016Officials investigate fatal house explosion | Editor’s blogJune 30, 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, 2016Chief says fire crews won't follow new response plan | Mandating fitnessJune 2, 2016Firefighters from abroad to join Alberta fire fight | Fire TVMay 26, 2016Premier pushes for national forest fire plan | Editor's blogMay 19, 2016Firefighters save homes, but lose their own | Editor’s blogMay 12, 2016Wildfire situation remains volatile in Fort McMurray | Editor’s blogMay 5, 2016Firefighters suffer burns, rescue sisters | DispatchesApril 28, 2016Two firefighters hurt in brush fire near Edmonton | Editor’s blogApril 21, 2016Firefighter facing charges following collision | Editor’s blogApril 14, 2016Ontario passes legislation for PTSD coverage | Robotic fire fightingApril 7, 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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