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12 Los Angeles firefighters recovering after explosion

All injured firefighters are expected to survive

 

Elk Valley fire services prepare for upcoming wildfire season

As temperatures rise, fire departments urge residents to be increasingly fire safe

 

One dead, two injured following a large fire at North Saanich Marina

One boat has sunk, nearby resident says they heard an explosion ‘sounding like a cannon’

 

Fernie Fire Rescue responds to shop fire

The fire broke out on Fifth Avenue in Fernie but was quickly contained by firefighters

Teens set off flare in Nanaimo convenience store, traumatize clerk: RCMP

Incident happened just after 9 p.m. Saturday at Circle K on Departure Bay Road

Hosmer homeowner ticketed after starting grass fire

A home owner in the Hosmer area was burning yard waste despite a provincial burn ban

Firefighters contain grass fire near Elko

The fire was started accidentally in the afternoon of April 11, 2020

Close call has B.C. senior warning of an unexpected fire hazard

Ruth Kaspick’s couch cushions went up in flames when a smouldering heat pack was hit with oxygen

Fire destroys chalet at Vancouver Island ski resort, as eight escape

Fire department needed UTV to gain access because of Alpine Village location

Fairmont home destroyed in fire

Firefighters are on scene today to investigate the cause of the fire.

Two law enforcement trucks torched in northern B.C.

Police say they have video evidence of a person in the area of the truck fires

Victoria fire that burned for days deemed ‘suspicious’

On site caretaker remains ‘unaccounted for’

2 fires in Victoria caused by cigarettes prompts warning from deputy fire chief

Two separate fires caused by cigarette butts were avoidable

UPDATE: One fatality confirmed in Sparwood apartment fire

Emergency services set up at the Sparwood Rec Centre for those displaced and in need of assistance