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Train Derailment at Pefferlaw

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Mar 052017
 

No injuries reported after 15 freight train cars jumped the tracks

No one was injured and no hazardous materials were spilled after 15 cars of a CN freight train derailed early Sunday in the town of Georgina.

The train cars were carrying copper concentrates, according to CN Rail.
Photos by Rob Einarson L.&D.M.R. Member

Here is a CTV News link for today’s derailment in Pefferlaw. There are 2 videos on this page with the written article.
Rob

Firefighters Honoured

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Jan 312017
 

Clive Boyd, Dave Ballingal give 74 years service to community

Two of Scugog’s longest serving firefighters hung up their hats earlier this year, and have been praised for their contributions to the community. The men, who have a combined service
record which stretches for more than 70 years were toasted and honoured by more than 140 of their colleagues and friends at a gala ceremony at the Scugog Centre on March 24, 2006.
Clive Boyd served 43 years and David Ballingal 31 years with the Port Perry/Scugog Township fire department.


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