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RFS ‘very concerned about spate of structure fires’

Premium Content RFS ‘very concerned about spate of structure fires’

A SENIOR firefighter said the high number of building fires since Christmas was a...

Family 'in crisis': Home destroyed by fire, pets lost

Premium Content Family 'in crisis': Home destroyed by fire, pets lost

A FIRE has left a family reeling after their home was destroyed and pets lost in...

Process failures leave mystery for Lismore house fire case

Premium Content Process failures leave mystery for Lismore house fire case

An inquest has heard of “inadequacies” and “missed opportunities”

Man, 25, charged over house fire that killed family dog

Premium Content Man, 25, charged over house fire that killed family dog

A home on the Northern Rivers was destroyed in the blaze

Teen firey charged with deliberately lighting blazes

Premium Content Teen firey charged with deliberately lighting blazes

He allegedly lit more than a dozen grass fires over the past month

Structural damage a concern after fire in business hub

Premium Content Structural damage a concern after fire in business hub

A BUILDING sustained significant damage in the early-morning blaze.

Fire at auto store in Tweed business hub

Premium Content Fire at auto store in Tweed business hub

FIREFIGHTERS were called to the blaze early Saturday morning.

Skylift brought from Queensland to help at cathedral fire

Premium Content Skylift brought from Queensland to help at cathedral fire

Lismore Cathedral was set ablaze in early on Friday morning

Fire in dunes frightens residents

Premium Content Fire in dunes frightens residents

A GRASS fire was extinguished by firefighters before it reached nearby residences...

5 Northern Rivers areas named in fire season hot spots

Premium Content 5 Northern Rivers areas named in fire season hot spots

AFTER a devastating 2019, the RFS added five Northern Rivers areas to its Bushfire...

Fireys battle flare up of bush fire

Fireys battle flare up of bush fire

NEARBY residents are urged to monitor conditions as winds are expected to...

House destroyed by fire this afternoon

Premium Content House destroyed by fire this afternoon

FIRE crews arrived to find the house fully alight.

Building destroyed in fire was being used as makeshift home

Premium Content Building destroyed in fire was being used as makeshift home

FIRE crews were called to the blaze in the early hours of the morning.

Fire crews respond to blaze at sugar mill’s stockpile

Premium Content Fire crews respond to blaze at sugar mill’s stockpile

NUMEROUS Triple 0 calls reported smoke and flame coming from the facility.

Residents escape midnight fire in granny flat

Premium Content Residents escape midnight fire in granny flat

FIREFIGHTERS were called out shortly before midnight to extinguish a fire in a...

Fire victims warned: Beware shonky builders

Premium Content Fire victims warned: Beware shonky builders

BUSHFIRE victims are being warned to check licences and credentials of...

When bushfires create their own 'perfect storm'

Premium Content When bushfires create their own 'perfect storm'

The clouds can make fires more difficult and hazardous to fight

80 evacuated from shopping centre

80 evacuated from shopping centre

Fire crews are on scene

Suspicious fire in Ballina cafe

Suspicious fire in Ballina cafe

Police believe the blaze was intentionally lit

Cause of fire under investigation

Cause of fire under investigation

An RFS spokesman said three crews had arrived at the scene

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