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Firefighter saves dog from fire the day after losing her own dog to cancer

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Kelly Jernigan is not only a captain with the Winston-Salem Fire Department, but also an animal lover.

“I just lost one yesterday,” she… 395 more words


Firefighters Rescue Elderly Woman from Burning Home

HAZLETON, Pa. — Firefighters rescued a woman from her burning home in Hazleton despite some very difficult circumstances.

It was snowing sideways on Thursday afternoon when firefighters showed up on North Grant Street and smoke was billowing out of the woman’s house. 373 more words


Firefighters in Arizona rescue man trapped in palm tree

TUCSON, Ariz. — Firefighters in Tucson, Arizona rescued a man who got trapped in a palm tree Wednesday.

What was supposed to be a routine tree trimming job, turned into a life or death situation. 245 more words

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The best disinfectant

Want to know what decisions Council made at its lengthy closed-session meeting Monday about the future employment of City Manager Jill Keimach and the prospect of litigation arising from Ms. 1,234 more words

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Oklahoma Wildfires | 2

State of Oklahoma – As you many of you are aware, there are multiple wildfires breaking out in the United States which we will be bringing as a combined daily post separated by each State. 719 more words


Oklahoma Wildfires Kill 2; Threat Nears Historic Level

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Wildfires that have killed two people in western Oklahoma are nearing conditions not seen in at least a decade because of the mixture of high temperatures, low humidity and heavy winds, the National Weather Service said Monday. 306 more words


Virginia's Wildfire | New!


A new wildfire name the Gate Mountain Fire was recently reported on April 13, 2018 around 1700 hours.


It is located 8 miles west of Timberville and south of SR 259 near Fulks Run on Gate Mountain in Rockingham, Virginia and on the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests. 71 more words