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WATCH: Coquitlam firefighting crews practice highrise training

Firefighting crews in Coquitlam put their skills to the test in a high-rise training exercise today.

Coquitlam Fire and Rescue responded to a simulated fire scenario in a vacant seven storey building. 15 more words


Russian Hovercraft Technology

First responders really are our greatest heroes.


Break My Window - I Dare You!

You know what usually happens when you park your car in front of a fire hydrant – you get a ticket, your car is towed to impound, and you get a bunch of impound fees to top it off.   272 more words

World News

4* Review: Santa Wore Leathers - Vonnie Davis

Continuing my out of season reviews  with this gem from Vonnie Davis a delightful read.

 Take one man-shy reporter, a gorgeous ex-Navy SEAL turned firefighter, add in a thong-stealing dog… and Christmas will never be the same again! 392 more words

New Books

Qualifications needed to become a firefighter

Re: Do you have what it takes: Wanted: Firefighters, by Trevor Wilhelm, April 10.

To apply for this job, you will need three very important qualifications. 215 more words


My Heart Challenge: Life as a mom, firefighter

WEST VALLEY CITY — Fifteen local firefighters are pursuing a healthier lifestyle through Intermountain Medical Center’s My Heart Challenge, and the public is encouraged to join their efforts to achieve better heart health. 93 more words