Jennifer Vandermeer, Norwich Gazette/IngersollTimes

Jennifer Vandermeer is the multimedia editor for the Ingersoll Times & Norwich Gazette.


Much of the red glow west of Norwich was from the flashing lights of the fire trucks that responded to a fire at the site of the large wood pile on Norwich Road just west of Middletown Line on Tuesday, March 20. There were no visible flames just two hours after the call at 6:30 p.m. The township fire chief said the cause was likely embers from an outdoor wood furnace near the pile.

Five stations respond to wood pile fire

Approximately 35 firefighters from across Norwich Township responded to a fire on Norwich Road, just west of Middletown Line Tuesday.

Fire Prevention Week in Otterville

Township of Norwich Fire Services hosted two open houses to mark Fire Prevention Week. The Norwich Station #2 open house was Oct. 5, and Otterville Station #1 hosted their Thursday, Oct. 12.