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Country the United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, RepublicRead More →

HONOLULU – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized reimbursement to the Hawaii County Fire Department for expenses incurred in battling one of the largest wildfires in modern history. Hawaii. The August 2021 fire on Mana Road burned over 40,000 acres and destroyed two homes. The Hawaii Emergency ManagementRead More →

Firefighters from the Clawson Fire Department pose for a photo on the station’s first fire truck. The first Clawson Fire Department building, seen here, was located on Jefferson Avenue. Photo courtesy of the Clawson Historical Museum Advertising CLAWSON – The year 2022 marks a significant milestone for the Clawson FireRead More →

The Winchester Fire Department faces dire financial need. Winchester Fire Chief Fred Andrews told Winchester City Council Wednesday evening that the Illinois Department of Labor will soon audit his department for procedures and equipment. The Illinois Department of Labor and Occupational Safety and Health Administration have audited volunteer fire departmentsRead More →

In Colorado’s often hot and arid climate, a wildfire, if left unchecked, could spread through large parts of the Fort Carson training area, hampering training and endangering thousands of inhabitants. Since March, the 52nd Brigade Engineer Battalion, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division has partnered with its facility’sRead More →

A year ago this month, Frederick County Fire Captain Joshua Laird was killed in the line of duty while battling a large fire in Ijamsville, Maryland. The fire chief released a devastating after-action report on Friday that blames the department’s “culture and systems.” The ministry, according to the report, hasRead More →

In full disclosure, the following is a press release from Senator Ed Markey and Senator Elizabeth Warren, who were elected by voters in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to serve Washington DC in the US Senate. Both are Democrats. (SOURCE photo of the Framingham fire) *** WASHINGTON DC – Senators EdwardRead More →

The officers and members of the Seventh District Volunteer Fire Department send their deepest condolences to the family of Eddie Kennett. Eddie served the department for 27 years beginning in 1949 with many of those years as an engineer. He was a founding member of the Seventh District Volunteer RescueRead More →

WYMT Mountain News Weekend Edition at 11 p.m. Saturday LETCHER COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) – From cooking home-cooked meals to distributing supplies, the Mayking Fire Department in Letcher County has received help from across the Commonwealth and beyond . “Ohio, Indiana, it’s just everywhere,” said Mayking Fire Department Deputy Chief CharlesRead More →

(Washington, DC) – Today, US Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), a senior member of the Senate Appropriations Committeealongside Sen. Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and Rep. Annie Kuster, applauded the announcement of $569,036 from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and FEMA’s Firefighter Assistance Program (AFG) for the city of Nashua. The fundingRead More →

Mumbai firefighters will receive three Austrian-made fire escape ladders over the next 18 months. Municipal Fire Chief (CFO) Hemant Parab confirmed that the order was placed through competitive bidding and said the ladders will be 64 meters each. Currently, the Mumbai fire department has 20 ladders of varying heights, theRead More →

Philadelphia began furloughing unvaccinated city workers as the city faced a staffing shortage among vital workers. About 270 city employees have been furloughed for failing to comply with the city’s COVID-19 vaccination mandate, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported. Under the 30-day “U-Vax furlough,” City of Philadelphia employees had to seek aRead More →

On June 30, the Hampden Township Board of Commissioners approved an order to refund fire response payments. “With this action, Hampden Township will join more than 500 volunteer fire companies in Pennsylvania who recoup a portion of firefighting and auto accident response costs through insurance companies,” Commissioner John said. Gaspich.Read More →

Country the United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, RepublicRead More →

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield first responders were recognized Friday for the lifesaving work they do. Springfield woman sentenced to $1.2 million unemployment package Several medals and awards were presented to members of the Springfield Fire Department in recognition of their heroic action. The ceremony highlighted the important work carriedRead More →

Firefighter dies after building collapses in Philadelphia blaze A firefighter has died after an early morning blaze caused a fatal building collapse in Fairhill, officials say. PHILADELPHIA CREAM – A firefighter has died after an early morning blaze caused a building to collapse in Fairhill, officials say. Lt. Sean Williamson,Read More →

REGION SELECTION RectangleCreated with Sketch. News The Kearney Volunteer Fire Department celebrates the election of new officers. Tuesday, May 24, 2022, 8:28 p.m. CDT Update: Tuesday, May 24, 2022, 10:04 p.m. CDT KEARNEY, NE – The Kearney Volunteer Fire Department celebrates the election of new officers. The new officers wereRead More →

Gulf Coast Fire & Emergency Services recently won the 2021 Commander Naval Region Southeast (CNRSE) Fire Service of the Year Award (Big Category). The department has a coverage area made up of five fixed fire stations – Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola, Sherman Field, Corry Station,saufley Field and NAS WhitingRead More →

More than 250 firefighters from across the state came to Washington to celebrate all things fire and rescue this past weekend as the city and its fire department hosted the annual convention of the Association of Missouri firefighters. “It went exceptionally well,” Washington Fire Department Chief Tim Frankenberg said. FrankenbergRead More →

IDAHO FALLS — Idaho Falls firefighters continue their annual “Fill the Boot” campaign on Saturday. They will be at the intersection of Hitt Road and 17th Street to collect donations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, which raises funds for those battling muscle disease. This year’s campaign kicked off on Friday.Read More →

GENEVA — The city’s fire department is looking to increase manpower during night shifts and improve waterfront coverage for potential operations on Lake Erie. Geneva fire chief David Shook, hired last year, recently delivered a report to city council detailing the department’s work in 2021 and ideas for improving theRead More →

The Panvel City Municipal Corporation (PCMC) is upgrading its fire department by purchasing new state-of-the-art vehicles worth ₹15Cr. PCMC currently has a fire station in the town of Panvel while the process is underway to transfer two CIDCO fire stations in Kalamboli and New Panvel to the civic body. AlongRead More →

Tiffin Fire and Rescue purchased the Solo Rescue Decon Washer with funding from the American Rescue Plan Act. TIFFIN, Ohio — Keeping firefighters safe is hard and dangerous work, and cancer is always a threat when it comes to smoke and burning chemicals. “Since 2002, reports have shown that two-thirdsRead More →

The Extension Volunteer Fire Department is less likely to face a water shortage in future fires, thanks to the donation of a 10,000 liter portable water tank. Extension-based metal fabrication and welding company Inter-Kraft Contracting presented the new tank to Extension’s volunteer firefighters. The total value of the donation, includingRead More →

If you want to make your car shine and shine, but aren’t crazy about doing it yourself, the Parksville Fire Department can lend a hand…and it’s all for charity. With sponges in hand, the Parksville Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting a charity car wash, rain or shine, in supportRead More →