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Toronto firefighter found in California returns home

The president of the union representing Toronto's firefighters says a fire captain who was found in California after vanishing from a New York state ski slope is back in Canada.

Firefighter files human rights complaint over demotion

A Kitchener, Ont., firefighter who was seriously hurt while on the job claims he was unjustly demoted because of his symptoms.

Firefighter designs time-saving lock box

A firefighter from Waterloo, Ont., has designed a safe lock box that he says would solve the problem of locked doors and long wait times for emergency personnel.
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    Recipes for when life gets busy

    Life gets busy, but busy firefighters still need to eat. As food columnist Patrick Mathieu writes, proper nutrition is essential to keep firefighters healthy during hectic times. » Learn more

    New approaches to patient care

    Extrication expert Chad Roberts discusses new research and changes to how firefighters provide patient care. » Learn more
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    Former Cape Breton firefighter sentenced in arson case

    A former Cape Breton firefighter has received a four-year sentence for his part in setting multiple fires in the North Sydney, N.S., area in 2016. » Read more

    Rescue workers searching for toddler swept into river

    Rescue workers continue to search for a toddler who slipped from his mother’s grasp after their van was swept into the raging Grand River near Orangeville early Wednesday. » Read more

    Montreal apartment fire sends four to hospital

    Four people were taken to hospital following a fire in a three-storey apartment building in the city’s south end early Wednesday morning. » Read more

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