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Firefighters called to fire, collision south of Martensville

Martnesville firefighters battle a grassfire adjacent to Highway 12 on Tuesday, May 14

Martensville firefighters were called to the same location at Highway 12 and Township Road 382 (Lutheran Road) twice in a matter of hours on Tuesday, May 14. Continue reading “Firefighters called to fire, collision south of Martensville”

Safety on the job site starts with reducing risks

Martensville Deputy Fire Chief Dean Brooman speaks with workers in the Geransky Brothers Construction shop during a fire safety education session on Wednesday, April 3

As a certified fire inspector, Martensville Deputy Fire Chief Dean Brooman has seen the inside of a lot of commercial buildings, big and small, in Martensville.

Part of his job is to conduct annual fire inspections of all businesses in the city. He’s looking to ensure everything meets fire code regulations, and to identify and rectify any potential hazards.

“It’s all about preventing accidents and helping folks get home safely to their families at the end of the day,” said Brooman. “The goal is to reduce the risks as much as we can.”
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Driver, pedestrians escape injury in Martensville collision

The driver of a vehicle that collided with a light standard, as well as three pedestrians that were in the vicinity at the time of the crash, all escaped injury on Tuesday afternoon, April 2.

The collision occurred at about 5:15 p.m. at the intersection of Baycroft Drive and 6th Street North in Martensville. Continue reading “Driver, pedestrians escape injury in Martensville collision”