Tom Benedictson Passing

May 24, 2017

We are deeply saddened by the sudden and unexpected passing of our friend, retired brother Tom Benedictson earlier this evening.
Our deepest & sincerest condolences go out to Tom’s family. He will be missed.

EMS Week events

May 18, 2017

Next week is EMS week across Canada, and this year our theme is “Winnipeg’s Paramedic Team: Always There When Needed.”
Please read below for the week’s event details:

Doug Martin Retirement

May 17, 2017

Last night at #1 station, after 41 years of dedicated service, Brother Doug Martin Reg# 979 celebrated his retirement with his platoon. Congratulations, and we wish you all the best on 5 platoon.

Muscular Dystrophy Banquet

May 14, 2017

At tonight’s Muscular Dystrophy Canada Banquet: Edmonton and Winnipeg firefighters together present a check for over $220,000 raised during Roof top campouts earlier this year.

Across Canada, Firefighters raised over 2.6 Million dollars during Roof Top Campouts for Muscular Dystrophy.

Pictured below are Alex Forrest, Rob Labossiere, Chad Swayze, Al Bartley, Paul McGonigal and Courtney Paulson

Chris Carey retirement

May 13, 2017

A big crowd of family and friends were out this evening to celebrate retiring Brother Chris Carey at the King’s Head pub.
Brother Carey now transfers to 5 platoon after serving nearly 39 years in the Winnipeg Fire Department.
We wish him all the best with his new chapter in life.