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Fire Department admitting volunteer support staff

Fire Department admitting volunteer support staff

August 14th, 2017 | 0 Comments

A year of deliberation led to the decision by Tom Bauguess to join the Elkin Fire Department as…

Filer firefighters: We’ve lost confidence in the city government

Filer firefighters: We’ve lost confidence in the city government

August 14th, 2017 | 0 Comments

FILER — Recent actions by the mayor and the City Council have resulted in “political chaos,” say local…

Video:  Firefighter learns the hard way when he fails to comply with officers’ orders

Video: Firefighter learns the hard way when he fails to comply with officers’ orders

August 14th, 2017 | 0 Comments

A Detroit firefighter learned a valuable lesson in June after officers responded to a…

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Who Wants to Be a Firefighter?

Who Wants to Be a Firefighter?

During my career I have met a lot of…

Paramedic parents share the #1 Car Seat Rule that prevents tragedy

Paramedic parents share the #1 Car Seat Rule that prevents tragedy

We all want the perfect, top-rated, safest car seat…

What Makes a Firefighter Say “Wow”

What Makes a Firefighter Say “Wow”

There are a few things that make us all…

Video

Fire Chief saves desperate woman from jumping off bridge

Fire Chief saves desperate woman from jumping off bridge

A Facebook video is proof that first responders are…

Firefighters Nab PETA Award for Saving Man, Dog From Flood

Firefighters Nab PETA Award for Saving Man, Dog From Flood

FREMONT COUNTY, Colo. — People for the Ethical Treatment of…

Wildfire

Firefighters treated for Poison Oak during wildfire

Firefighters treated for Poison Oak during wildfire

August 8th, 2017 | 0 Comments

Firefighters fighting wildfires in the state of California are facing a brutal and sneaky enemy- Poison Oak.

Hundreds of firefighters…

Tent cities providing refuge to thousands of Hotshot firefighters

Tent cities providing refuge to thousands of Hotshot firefighters

Working behind the scenes is a group of people…

Fifteen firefighters accused of starting fires to get work in Sicily

Fifteen firefighters accused of starting fires to get work in Sicily

Fifteen firefighters are suspected of deliberately starting blazes in…

Line of Duty Death

Montana Hotshot firefighter killed as crews work to tame Lolo Peak wildfire

Montana Hotshot firefighter killed as crews work to tame Lolo Peak wildfire

August 4th, 2017 | 0 Comments

A Montana Hotshot firefighter is dead after a tree-felling accident on the Lolo Peak fire Wednesday.

Brent M. Witham of…

LODD: Teen killed by falling tree snag while fighting wildfire

LODD: Teen killed by falling tree snag while fighting wildfire

SEELEY LAKE, Montana — A 19-year-old Missoula man was…

22-year-old inmate firefighter hurt July 5 in Lakeside blaze dies

22-year-old inmate firefighter hurt July 5 in Lakeside blaze dies

A 22-year-old inmate firefighter who was seriously hurt while…