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City Man Charged With Arson 
Newspapers  "City Man Charged With Arson," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 11 Aug 1969  Joseph Korsey ; Simpson Street ; Fort William Police ; Henrietta Forsyth Full text available on microfilm
Fire Bug Is Blamed For Four 'Y' Blazes 
Newspapers  "Fire Bug Is Blamed For Four 'Y' Blazes," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Jul 1953, p. 1  Fort William ; YMCA ; Young Men's Christian Association ; James Walker (night caretaker) ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Three Garage Fires Said Work Arsonist 
Newspapers  "Three Garage Fires Said Work Arsonist," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 5 Oct 1956, p. 1  Marks Street ; Norah Street ; Fort William Police Department ; R.V Johnston home ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
7 Perish, 30 Injured In Mining Town Fire; Crew Cook Is Charged 
Newspapers  "7 Perish, 30 Injured In Mining Town Fire; Crew Cook Is Charged," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 3 Jul 1945, p. 1  Red Lake, ON ; Patrick Kieley ; Mining towns ; Charles M. Keech (victim) ; Ontario Provincial Police ; Les Raj (victim) ; Mrs. Don McLaren (victim) ; Sam Kanger (victim) ; Gladys McAuley (victim) ; James A. Shand (victim) Full text available on microfilm
Think firebugs started blaze in farm house 
Newspapers  "Think firebugs started blaze in farm house," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 1 Jun 1932, p. 1  Alexander McCluskey ; House Fire ; Barn Fire ; Strange Township ; Full text available on microfilm
Disgruntled pair set boxcar afire ; at Heron Bay 
Newspapers  "Disgruntled pair set boxcar afire ; at Heron Bay," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 13 Dec 1961, p. 1  Boxcar Fire ; Disgruntled Employees ; Jean Bergeron ; Leonard Ostberg Full text available on microfilm
Accused lit fatal blaze, court is told 
Newspapers  "Accused lit fatal blaze, court is told," Chronicle-Journal, 18 Sep 1974, p. 21  Testimonies ; Set Fire to Body ; Alice Yellowhead (Witness) ; Sinclair Wynn (Witness) ; John Andrew Kwandibens (Accused) ; Joel Yellowhead (victim) Full text available on microfilm
Boyce appears in court Friday : faces indictment 
Newspapers  "Boyce appears in court Friday : faces indictment," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 30 Nov 1971, p. 1  House Fire ; Criminal Negligence ; Edward Boyce ; Irene Boyce ; Patrick Boyce ; Kelly Boyce ; Laura Boyce ; Suffocation ; Full text available on microfilm
Vandals mar score of cottages : fine summer home is burned to ground 
Newspapers  "Vandals mar score of cottages : fine summer home is burned to ground," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 3 Sep 1937, p. 1  Two Island Lake ; Break and Enter ; Cottages Burned ; Destruction ; Young Offenders ; Robert Smith ; Gilbert Smith Full text available on microfilm
Jury acquits Herb Jory on arson charge 
Newspapers  "Jury acquits Herb Jory on arson charge," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Nov 1932, 1, 3  Conspiracy to Commit Arson ; 337 Wiley Street ; Mary Baccari (Homeowner) ; Herbert J. Jory ; Hector Tremblay ; Duplicate Keys ; Coal Purchased Full text available on microfilm.
Jory committed on arson charge 
Newspapers  "Jory committed on arson charge," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 30 Sep 1932, p. 10  House Fire ; 337 Wiley Street ; Mary Baccari (Homeowner) ; Herbert H. Jory ; Hector Tremblay ; Conspiracy to Commit Arson Full text available on microfilm
Charge of arson laid against man 
Newspapers  "Charge of arson laid against man," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 16 Sep 1932, p. 3  House Fire ; 337 Wiley Street ; Mary Baccari (Homeowner) ; Herbert H. Jory ; Hector Tremblay Full text available on microfilm
Gets 2 years on charge of setting fires 
Newspapers  "Gets 2 years on charge of setting fires," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 16 Sep 1932, p. 1  Wood Piles Burned ; Mine Lake ; Onni Liukonen (Acccused) ; Aino Ahola (Witness) Full text available on microfilm
Think children started blaze 
Newspapers  "Think children started blaze," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 19 Aug 1932, p. 3  Children Playing with Matches ; Twin City Grain Co. ; Straw ; Fertilizer Full text available on microfilm
Woman given year for arson 
Newspapers  "Woman given year for arson," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 22 Jul 1932, p. 3  Rainy River Area ; Burned Barn ; L.W. Wilder (Barn Owner) ; Mrs. Leonard McRay (Accused) Full text available on microfilm
Woman facing arson attempt : arrest follows blaze in Port Arthur cafe this morning 
Newspapers  "Woman facing arson attempt : arrest follows blaze in Port Arthur cafe this morning," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 25 Jul 1931, p. 3  Attempted Arson ; Ideal Cafe ; Alex Kalas (Proprietor) ; Marie Kalas (Accused) Full text available on microfilm
Police Hunt Alleged Firebug : Barn in Ashes But Fine Herd is Taken Out 
Newspapers  "Police Hunt Alleged Firebug : Barn in Ashes But Fine Herd is Taken Out," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 6 Nov 1930, 1, 3  Louis York (Victim) ; Barn Destroyed ; Cattle Saved ; Deliberately Set ; Third Fire Full text available on microfilm
Pioneer Thinks Building Loss Deed of Arson : Louis York Tells of Previous Attempt Made That Did Not Succeed 
Newspapers  "Pioneer Thinks Building Loss Deed of Arson : Louis York Tells of Previous Attempt Made That Did Not Succeed," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 23 Nov 1928, 1, 16  Barns Burned ; James Schoales (Victim) ; Louis York (Victim) ; Third Fire ; Cattle Saved Full text available on microfilm
Hector Tremblay must stand trial 
Newspapers  "Hector Tremblay must stand trial," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 19 Nov 1932, p. 3  Hector Tremblay (Accused) ; Mary Baccari (Victim of Theft) ; 337 Wiley Street House Fire ; Stolen Articles Full text available on microfilm
Esposito Remanded For Murder 
Newspapers  "Esposito Remanded For Murder," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 28 Jun 1954, p. 1  Raffael Esposito ; Kelly Siding ; Mrs. Hedwig Kopplin (victim) ; Horst Kopplin ; Criminal Trials ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
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