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Posted On Thursday, October 10, 2019

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October-10-19
 
Firefighters Conducting ‘Door to Door’ Education Campaign
‘Escaping Safely’ This Year’s Fire Prevention Focus
 
Gravenhurst, ON - Firefighters were out roaming several Gravenhurst neighbourhoods last night, but it wasn’t pre-Halloween ‘trick or treating’ that they were up to. Firefighters were going door-to-door as part of the Department’s annual...

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Posted On Tuesday, October 01, 2019

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Fire Prevention Week
“Not Every Hero Wears A Cape” This Year’s Program Theme
Gravenhurst, ON - October 6 to 12, is Fire Prevention Week across North America and leading up to it, the Gravenhurst Fire Department has been sharing information gathered from its “Have Your Say” community survey conducted in August. “The survey told us several important things about fire safety, and over the last five weeks, we’ve...

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Posted On Saturday, September 28, 2019

Lake Effect with Jason Harnett, Town of Gravenhurst This weekend on 'Lake Effect' the Town of Gravenhurst Broadcast/Podcast in conversation with:
Breyan Sinnott, Fire Prevention Officer - Fire Prevention Week 2019
Shawna Patterson, Manager of Recreation - 2019 Gravenhurst Spirit Awards

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Posted On Saturday, September 14, 2019

Lake Effect Promo_Chief Brassard_sm This weekend on Lake Effect, the Town's Broadcast/Podcast:
Nicole Crown, Recreation Coordinator - 2019/20 Fall/Winter REC Guide
Chief Larry Brassard - Gravenhurst Fire Department - Have Your Say, Survey Results & more

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Posted On Wednesday, September 11, 2019

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September 11, 2019
Carbon Monoxide Alarm Saves Two Lives
Lethal Levels of Carbon Monoxide Found in Gravenhurst Home
 
Gravenhurst, ON – At approximately 02:15 AM on Wednesday morning, 9-1-1 operators received a call from a homeowner on Fernwood Drive in Gravenhurst reporting an activated carbon monoxide (CO) alarm. Arriving firefighters from Station 1 in Gravenhurst found 600ppm of CO, a level that is lethal if exposed to...

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