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Appreciation for what firefighters do
One of the many things we take for granted is the extraordinary service of those responsible for our public safety. A reminder of this is the impending 50th anniversary of the Eden Prairie Fire Dep…
Firefighter recruits learn extrication
Six upcoming Whitestown firefighter recruits are participating in a six-week training program in order to join the department.
Duluth firefighters learn lifesaving skills
Inside a Duluth fire station Monday morning, two burly firefighters practiced performing life-saving CPR — not on people, but on two life-like mannequins of dogs.
Firefighters discover man’s body in Ohio creek
WESTERVILLE >> Authorities say a man’s body has been found in a creek near Columbus.
Local Fillmore Firefighter Receives $10,000 Thank You
By Gazette Staff Writer — Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 A local Fillmore firefighter was given a surprise $10,000 thank you check Thursday, November 17, at 6 p.m. The recipient, Ken Harris is the winner of California Casualty’s latest Work Hard/Play Hard contest. The winner’s name was pulled from more than 24,000 entries across the nation. The Work Hard/Play Hard contest thanks first responders for the hard…
Agency considers how to assist rebirth of downtown
Getting New Castle on the mind of potential new developers is the plan of the Citywide Development Corporation.
Just How Meaningful Is the Second Assist?
(Photo: Bill Wippert) Since the National Hockey League started keeping track of primary and secondary assists (or first and second
10 volunteer firefighters resign amid feud
Officers of Company 1 announced Wednesday night that they planned to separate from the fire department effective July 1.
Top bands play to assist Paradise victims
Some of the best bands in the valley are throwing a big benefit concert, “From Southern Oregon to Paradise With Love,” Thursday, Dec. 27, to raise money for evacuees of the deadly Camp fire. The gala offers a silent auction and food and will be held at the Historic Ashland Armory. The concert features a stellar lineup, much of it promising to trigger memories of Sixties classic rock.
Photos: U. football players learn what it takes to be a firefighter
Senior quarterback Cooper Bateman helps puts out a fire as University of Utah football players participate in an Athlete Connection program at the Unified Fire Training Tower in Magna on Wednesday.
Looking for ways to assist firefighters?
Here are some ideas for Alaskans who want to help: We appreciate the generous support of the community! Firefighter and public safety are our number one priority and our wildland fire crews are wel…
How firefighters live at Cranston camp in off hours
The firefighters at Idyllwild are pulling shifts of 12 hours or more. But at least when they get back to camp, they’re not sleeping on the ground in their gear.
Firefighters rescue woman clinging to top of crane
A woman in Toronto can thank firefighters for getting her down from a precarious perch.
What's going on? Hannibal firefighters take tour of Sodalis
Members of the Hannibal Fire Department could be found familiarizing themselves with the Sodalis Nature Preserve this week.
What's going on? Hannibal firefighter training continues
Approximately 20 Hannibal firefighters were participating in hazardous materials training on Thursday at Station 2.
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Firefighter’s record among year’s top stories
From world records and floods, to forestry contests and elections, 2018 was a busy year for news.This is the f
How much would the firefighters’ grant cost Watertown?
WATERTOWN — When a federal grant to hire four firefighters expires in three years, taxpayers will be left on the hook for $400,000 to keep them on the job.
Bamberg FD honors its top firefighters
BAMBERG -- Firefighters with the highest response rates to fires were honored at the Bamberg Fire Department's annual banquet last month.