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Fire destroys workshop full of vintage tractors near Rimbey

EDMONTON – An inferno fueled by exploding propane tanks and high winds lit up the sky Monday night on a rural property about 16 kilometres west of Rimbey. 370 more words


Firefighters train in specialized safety techniques

HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn. — Every hero needs a little extra training to save lives, and that’s what hundreds did this weekend in Hardin County for the annual Tennessee River Firefighter Training Weekend. 280 more words

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City Laying Off 10 Firefighters

By Mark Gerlach

CITY OF NEWBURGH – After the Federal Emergency Management Agency pulled the plug on a grant, the city will be forced to lay off 10 firefighters by Dec. 129 more words

Local Fire Company Puts Out The Call For Volunteer Firefighters

ARDMORE, Pa. (CBS) – A local fire company is putting out the call on social media for a few good men and women to join their ranks as firefighters. 383 more words


Benefit Planned for Volunteer Firefighter Battling Cancer

JACKSON TOWNSHIP — A community in Monroe County is rallying together to help a volunteer firefighter battling a rare form of cancer.

Bryant Torres was diagnosed in June with stage four lung cancer. 137 more words


Fire Prevention Week Coverage

New Windsor School kindergartners Ian Cruz and Sophia Kababick being shown some equipment by New Windsor Fire Department firefighter Bob Brown in a cab of a fire truck that was brought to the school Thursday for Fire Prevention Week. 25 more words

Moncton to lose their historic volunteer fire fighting program

MONCTON – The Moncton fire department will stop using volunteer firefighters as of January 1.

The department made the decision to save money, according to Deputy Fire Chief Don McCabe.  349 more words