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NC city to build memorial honoring fallen first responders

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 23:15
The Fallen Heroes Memorial will honor local firefighters, EMS providers and police officers who died in the line of duty

Firefighters discover relative is the victim while responding to fatal crash

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 22:48
Two command officers with the Custer Township Fire Department discovered their son and brother, Nolan Crawford, was killed when his ATV hit a deer

Community mourns death of off-duty veteran firefighter

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 22:33
Dallas Fire-Rescue firefighter David Walters died Friday, according to a Facebook post from the department

Firefighters recall pulling man from rubble after explosion

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 22:08
Firefighters said it was “miraculous” that John Lundahl survived the unusually large explosion

Congresswoman takes up fight to classify 911 operators as first responders

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 21:17
EMS1 speaks with Rep. Norma Torres about her push to make the classification change at the federal level

LODD: NJ firefighter dies of medical emergency

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 02:17
Green Knoll Fire Rescue firefighter Michael Galay was found unresponsive by his wife the morning after his shift

Firefighters help colleague who lost home in wildfire

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 00:14
A GoFundMe page launched by the colleagues of Steve Morris, who lost everything in the Camp Fire, has raised more than $12,000

Fla. fire dept. gets equipped with body armor

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 00:01
The St. Augustine Fire Department recently added a supply of body armor and helmets to each of their trucks

Firefighters evacuate gym before explosion blows out windows

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 23:08
Firefighters evacuated 90 people from the gym and nearby buildings after finding elevated carbon monoxide levels before the explosion occurred

FDNY EMT dies of 9/11-related illness

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 22:52
Joseph Rodriguez, 59, died of lung cancer he contracted from the hours he spent assisting in rescue and recovery efforts at Ground Zero

Search for the missing continues as Northern Calif. wildfire is contained

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 21:44
More than two weeks after the deadliest fire on record in California killed at least 85 people, officials said the massive Camp fire was finally 100 percent contained

Off-duty firefighters feed hundreds of first responders on Thanksgiving

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 02:23
Turkey dinners with all the trimmings were served for some 200 first responders who came for dinner in shifts

Family of intubated dead man sues for more than $15M

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 02:14
A family member of Bradley Ginn Sr., says she has suffered physical and mental pain caused by the “intentional and negligent care of a body”

Firefighters rescue 7 from sinking boat during training exercise

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 02:05
Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters were in the right place at the right time and took four children and three adults off a power boat

Conn. city responders express frustration with traffic obstacles

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 20:30
The growing population of Stamford means more cars on the road, and less space for first responders

Ala. fire chief retires after 30 years of service

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 20:30
Chief Charles Gordon joined the department in January 1989 and rose through the ranks until he was appointed chief by former Mayor William Bell in September 2014

Feds' racial discrimination settlement over Austin firefighters expires

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 20:30
Federal officials could have continued their oversight of the Austin Fire Department’s hiring process, but they did not find "good cause" to do so

Pa. firefighter relief fund to be audited amidst firefighter theft charges

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 20:30
The Delmont Volunteer Firemen’s Relief Association will be audited as four former members are charged with stealing tens of thousands of dollars

Conn. firefighters call for changes, new chief

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 20:30
Eighth Utilities District firefighters petitioned for sweeping changes, including a new chief, a financial audit and a “rebuilding of the department.”

Vintage fire truck crashes after being swiped by 18-wheeler

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 20:30
The fire truck is an old model that is no longer in service, and police were waiting for the driver to be finished at a hospital before asking if he owns it