Watch above: In part 3 of our series ‘Answering the Call’, Quinn Ohler delves into what could happen if nobody fills the empty spaces in our rural fire departments. 442 more words
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Watch above: The number of people willing to sign up as volunteer firefighters is dwindling. Quinn Ohler looks at why in part two of our series “Answering the Call.” 429 more words
WATCH ABOVE: They put their lives on the line to protect their community, and it’s not even their full time job. Here is part one of Quinn Ohler’s three-part special series on volunteer firefighters in Alberta. 367 more words
TORONTO – Tom Hunse has been a volunteer firefighter at the Cookstown station in the town of Innisfil for the last 26 years, before being hired as a professional firefighter in Toronto in the early 1990’s. 465 more words
HONESDALE — Hundreds of volunteer firefighters will be marching through a community in Wayne County this weekend.
The annual volunteer firefighters’ parade is being hosted by the Honesdale Fire Department. 304 more words
The Blue Barn in East Berne provides the perfect environment for search and rescue training. A non toxic smoke machine is used to simulate a fire scene in which firefighters must navigate the building’s interior without the ability to see, to find and rescue a “victim”. 47 more words