News Total Fire Ban Issued for North Hastings SHARE ON: Mathew Reisler, staff Tuesday, Jul. 10th, 2018 Photo credit: supplied A total fire ban has been issued for all of North Hastings. That means all open-air fires are banned including those for cooking and warmth. Lighting fireworks and flying lanterns are also banned. The municipalities that are affected include: Municipality of Hastings Highlands Bancroft Faraday Township Wollaston Township Tudor/Cashel Township Carlow/Mayo Township Limerick Township Any persons found violating this ban could face fines and/or charges. Anyone deemed liable for a fire during this ban will face any costs as a result of the fire department’s response and actions taken to put the fire out. The fire ban will stay in effect until we receive significant rainfall.