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Jason Harnett
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Town of Gravenhurst

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(705) 687- 2230 Ext. 239

Posted Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Toy Drive 2017 NEWS RELEASE
November 15, 2017
 
Firefighters’ Hold 2 nd Annual Toy Drive During Santa Claus Parade
New Unwrapped Toys Being Collected for Salvation Army
 
Gravenhurst, ON - Firefighters from Gravenhurst are hoping that everyone who attends this year’s Gravenhurst Santa Claus Parade will be in the giving spirit come Saturday November 25 th , 11 am. Firefighters from all three stations will be taking part in the...

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Posted Thursday, November 09, 2017

media 3_gfd donation NEWS RELEASE November 9, 2017   Gravenhurst Fire Department ‘CO Alarm Giveaway’ Is Your Family Protected from Carbon Monoxide?     Gravenhurst, ON - Have you had your fuel burning appliance, wood stove or pellet stove inspected, cleaned and serviced by a qualified company in the past two months?  If you answered yes, then you may be eligible to receive a free carbon monoxide (CO) alarm from the Gravenhurst Fire Department.  ...
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Posted Tuesday, October 24, 2017

media 1_gfd donation NEWS RELEASE Oct.24, 2017   Young Man’s Memory Lives On Local Retailer and Charity Donate CO Alarms to Fire Department   Gravenhurst, ON -   The memory of a little boy’s accidental poisoning by Carbon Monoxide in 2013 is a stark reminder of the ongoing need for education around the dangers of the ‘silent killer’. Today, a charity created in the boy’s honour along with the owners of Gravenhurst Home Hardware donated...
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Posted Friday, October 20, 2017

chimney fire NEWS RELEASE Oct.20, 2017   Chimney Fires Are a Real Threat Ensure Your Chimney’s Ready for the Cooler Weather   Gravenhurst, ON - The promise of cooler fall weather in the forecast has local firefighters reminding everyone about the necessity to clean and maintain chimneys during the heating season. “We typically see a rise in the number of chimney fires as cooler weather sets in, and while some of these are easily controlled, some can...
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Posted Friday, October 06, 2017

Fire Prevention Week 2017_sm NEWS RELEASE October 6, 2017   Fire Department Teams Up with Two Local Stores to Promote Fire Prevention Hands on Demonstrations & Fire Safety Awareness Saturday October 14th    Gravenhurst, ON - It’s Fire Prevention Week October 8 to 14th, and the Gravenhurst Fire Department is partnering with Gravenhurst Home Hardware and Gravenhurst Canadian Tire to help promote fire safety, escape plans and ways that you can avoid a potential disaster...
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