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Westmoreland Co. Fire Department Abruptly Shutters Prompting Public Safety Concerns

EASTERN DERRY TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — For the first time since 1972, there are no firefighters stationed at the Eastern Derry Township Volunteer Fire Department in Westmoreland County. 263 more words


The devastating Cocos fires tied to arson

Back around the beginning of May, North County San Diego was absolutely pummeled by fires. It was a terrifying time for residences who faced evacuations and lost their homes and businesses during the ‘firestorms’ when there were upwards of nine fires burning. 227 more words

A Day In The Life

Yellowknife weather - apocalyptic

Starting around 4:30/5:00 the sky went from grey to black to orange back to grey and then smoke. Yes, and some yellow in there as well. 34 more words

Out Of The Woods ...

The fires in the valley have subsided, though they are not yet contained and are still actively burning in some areas.  Thankfully, all of our friends are safe and as of now out of harm’s way.   160 more words

Life in the Village

It’s 5:18 a.m. and the fire whistle (more like a fog horn) blew three long blows. Fire. The dreaded sound. Shortly there will be the sound of engines racing. 15 more words