View Royal Fire Rescue

Langford firefighter Kachanoski doses hot spots in 150 Mile House with the crew from Metchosin and Sooke. (Facebook)

Second round of West Shore firefighters continue to battle blazes in B.C. Interior

Local crews are fighting fires in Williams Lake and 150 Mile House

  • Jul 17, 2017
Langford firefighter Kachanoski doses hot spots in 150 Mile House with the crew from Metchosin and Sooke. (Facebook)
View Royal is on standby awaiting deployment to the B.C. Interior to help battle a series of wildfires. (Black Press file photo).

View Royal Fire on standby to help with B.C. wildfires

Fire Chief Paul Hurst has already been deployed to Kamloops and now Williams Lake

View Royal is on standby awaiting deployment to the B.C. Interior to help battle a series of wildfires. (Black Press file photo).
A number of common household cleaners cannot be mixed as they create dangerous chemical reactions. (Pixabay)

Woman treated in View Royal after mixing cleaners

Chemical reaction similar in nature to mustard gas warns fire chief

  • Jul 5, 2017
A number of common household cleaners cannot be mixed as they create dangerous chemical reactions. (Pixabay)
Thetis Lake Park in View Royal. (Google maps)

Woman in serious condition after nearly drowning at Thetis Lake Park in View Royal

26-year-old was unconscious when she hit the water after striking her head on the rocks

Thetis Lake Park in View Royal. (Google maps)
People need to have a safe plan in place for disposing of cigarettes, especially during dry weather, is the message delivered by Langford Fire Rescue. (Photo courtesy of Langford Fire Rescue)

Roughly $200,000 in damages done to Langford home after fire on Canada Day

Langford Fire Rescue spends long weekend dealing with preventable fires

People need to have a safe plan in place for disposing of cigarettes, especially during dry weather, is the message delivered by Langford Fire Rescue. (Photo courtesy of Langford Fire Rescue)
View Royal Fire crews battled an intentionally set fire at Thetis Lake Wednesday evening. (Photo courtesy View Royal Fire Rescue)

View Royal Fire Rescue battles intentionally set fire at Thetis Lake

Charges are being considered against suspect

  • Jun 29, 2017
View Royal Fire crews battled an intentionally set fire at Thetis Lake Wednesday evening. (Photo courtesy View Royal Fire Rescue)
Gazette file photo.

UPDATED: Near drowning at Thetis Lake in View Royal

Two 16-year-old boys saved by bystanders, lucky to be alive

Gazette file photo.
View Royal firefighter Enzo Calla checked the supplies in a compartment on the department’s ladder truck. (Gazette file photo)

Conditions are drying out quickly warns View Royal Fire Chief

View Royal Fire Rescue responds to overdoses, brush fires and a rescue at Thetis Lake

  • Jun 27, 2017
View Royal firefighter Enzo Calla checked the supplies in a compartment on the department’s ladder truck. (Gazette file photo)
View Royal Fire Open House a way to say thank you

View Royal Fire Open House a way to say thank you

Kids can earn a certificate they’ll treasure

  • Jun 8, 2017
View Royal Fire Open House a way to say thank you