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8 people, cat safely get out of Calgary home after kitchen fire

Posted March 26, 2021

Eight people were able to safely leave a home in northeast Calgary Friday afternoon after a kitchen fire broke out.

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1 hospitalized after workplace fire in Calgary

Posted March 25, 2021

One person was rushed to hospital from the scene of a worksite fire on Thursday morning. 

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Alberta sets record for opioid overdose deaths as province unveils app for prevention

Posted March 23, 2021

This is heartbreaking. As part of the first responder team that attends medical calls, opioid overdoses are among the hardest calls we get. The opioid epidemic is devastating on so many levels… and no segment of society has been spared from the pain it brings.

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First Calgary Financial building ‘unstable’ after considerable damage in large blaze: fire department

Posted March 21, 2021

"CFD District Chief Innis Fraser said crews were able to get to the scene quickly and stop the fire from spreading further after receiving multiple 911 calls about the blaze."

 

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1 sent to hospital after fire at southeast Calgary duplex

Posted March 20, 2021

One person was rushed to hospital after a fire broke out at a southeast Calgary duplex on Friday night.

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Grass fire ignites near Max Bell Centre for second day in a row

Posted March 20, 2021

Smoke clouded over Memorial Drive E. Saturday afternoon after a grass fire ignited near Max Bell Centre for a second consecutive day.

Five fire trucks responded to the blaze, which burned a patch of grass on the east side of Deerfoot Trail near the bike path leading to the arena, Calgary Fire Department acting battalion chief Brad Thompson said.

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