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Fire tears through dairy barn

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Fire tears through dairy barn

As flames ripped through a dairy barn, friends, neighbours, and family tried to keep a herd of cows and calves from going back to the burning building Monday. There were visible burns on a number of the cows, which were spread out in two different fields near 43484 Case Rd. in Wainfleet, the scene of […]

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Elderly woman killed in crash

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Elderly woman killed in crash

Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a fatal crash that saw an elderly woman killed on Hwy. 3 in Wainfleet Saturday. Wainfleet fire Chief Harry Flagg said firefighters were dispatched to the scene, west of Marr/Case Rds. close to 1 p.m. “We had 13 firefighters, three engines, the rescue truck and myself on scene,” said Flagg. […]

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Garage destroyed by fire

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Garage destroyed by fire

Pelham firefighters spent more than three hours battling a garage fire that also caught a home on fire on Chantler Rd. Thursday evening. Firefighters were first called to 306 Chantler Rd. shortly before 6 p.m. for the report of a garage fire. The first firefighter on scene reported the garage was fully involved and it […]

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Truck crashes through store

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Truck crashes through store

No one was injured when a truck crashed through a set of windows at an Avondale store in Port Colborne Tuesday afternoon. Niagara Regional Police said the driver of the truck, a 63-year-old man, was attempting to park when his shoe became stuck on the gas pedal. His truck, a full size Dodge, went through […]

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Celebrating paramedic week

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Celebrating paramedic week

Norfolk County EMS will celebrate paramedic services week with an open house on Wednesday, May 28. The week, which runs May 25 to May 31, is an international event held annually in Canada on the fourth week of May which celebrates everything paramedic and raises awareness of the vital role EMS plays in healthcare and […]

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Girl killed in Oxford County collision

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Girl killed in Oxford County collision

A nine year old girl was pronounced dead at the scene of a collision involving a large fertilizer spray vehicle and a car in Otterville, in Oxford County, Sunday morning, said Norfolk County EMS in a release. Norfolk County EMS paramedics responded the collision at 9:10 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of Main and Dover […]

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