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POLL: Is it time for NK to end Attempts to Bust Firefighters' Union?

North Kingstown – The Town of North Kingstown continues to grow the divide between the administration and its firefighters union, IAFF NKFFA Local 1651. Taking to media channels, both the Town Council and Town Manager have used rumor and self-proclaimed unfounded accusations to attempt to divide union members from their leadership. 35 more words


Running On Empty: Cal Fire Chief Ken Pimlott

(KNX 1070) — The drought has forced firefighters across California to rethink the way they fight fires. KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO producer Laraine Herman spoke with Cal Fire Chief Ken Pimlott.


Available? The Value of Divine Appointments:

Have you ever been interrupted?

Have you ever thought “I just don’t have time for this right now?”

Has someone called, showed up, or caused a change in your schedule because of their urgent need? 344 more words

Embury Attack on NK Firefighters Shameful

Letter to the Editor

To the Editor:

Last week, Town Manager Michael Embury penned a scathing indictment of the North Kingstown firefighters, directly questioning the integrity of a dedicated workforce that has endeavored to overcome the incredible adversity it has been faced with over the past two and a half years. 694 more words


Maui firefighters put out brush fire on Maui

Maui firefighters put out a brush fire in the Maalaea area.

The fire broke out at about 9:15 a.m. Tuesday on the mauka side of Honoapiilani Highway. 70 more words


Firefighters Detain Carjacking Suspect After Smash-Ups Near SF City Hall

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – A fire engine crew detained a suspected carjacker who hit several vehicles while driving from Market Street to near City Hall in San Francisco Wednesday morning, a fire spokeswoman said. 83 more words