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Ontario Fire Marshall investigating fire on Helen Street

Update (Thursday, Apr. 29, 2021):According to Kingston Fire and Rescue, they and the Office of the Ontario Fire Marshall have concluded their on-scene investigation today. The damages sustained during the fire are estimated at $50,000, Kingston Fire and Rescue said. The investigation has now been turned over to Kingston Police.

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Residents displaced after Joseph Street fire

With temperatures plunging as low as -20 °C with the wind chill, residents of a housing complex on Joseph Street were forced outside as a fire consumed parts of their building. The fire broke out just before 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021 at the complex, which is operated

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Fire at Knights Inn causes approximately $10k in damages

Update (Wednesday, Jan 8, 2020, 2:25 p.m.): A local woman has been charged with arson in relation to this incident. A fire at the Knights Inn motel on Princess Street resulted in a joint investigation by Kingston Fire and Rescue, Kingston Police, and the Office of the Ontario Fire Marshall.

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John Street apartment evacuated following second-floor fire

Residents of an apartment building on John Street in downtown Kingston had a frightening and eventful night after a fire broke out in a second-floor apartment just after midnight. Kingston Fire and Rescue (KFR) crews responded to the reported structure fire at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, Mar. 7, 2019. There,

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