Captain Phil Hasier of the Merrillville Fire Department reads a chapter from “Charlotte’s Web” to students at Iddings Elementary School as part of… MERRILLVILLE – The Merrillville Fire Department and a local elementary school are teaming up to teach students and families the benefits of reading aloud and show howRead More →

The Waco Fire Department is launching an EMS bike team on Wednesday, to provide faster, more efficient emergency services during special events. The fire department will field four Cannondale Trail mountain bikes, each bike will be fitted with life-saving trauma equipment such as automated external defibrillators, oxygen and bandages. BicyclesRead More →

Covington firefighter Stu Johnson slipped out of his Air-Pak and bent down, sweat literally streaming down his forehead and hitting the tiled floor. Covington Fire Lt. Mike Davis, left, urges firefighter Stu Johnson as they prepare for Sunday’s fight for the aerial climb (photos provided) He was hot and hisRead More →