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Fourteen firefighters fought a mobile-home blaze Saturday afternoon, June 24, in the Good Hope community west of Perris, fire officials say.
Salt Lake City - Hot, dry conditions have lead to an increasing number of wildfires across Utah. Two more fires flared up in northern Utah Saturday afternoon, one in Utah County and another near Strawberry Reservoir.

The victim sustained injuries to his face before a bartender broke up the fight.
Columbus, GA (WTVM) - Chances of rainy weather in Columbus did not stop local first responders from lacing up on Saturday morning to raise money for a good cause - the Fountain City's firefighter MDA 5K. Columbus' firefighters suited up for a different ...
Hampton Roads Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina News, Weather, Traffic and sports.
family members and friends attend funeral procession for firemen Fred Nickles from Farmington Fire Hall, in Egg harbor Townshp Saturday June 24, 2017.

A firefighter works to control a fire that spread from a shop to an adjacent home on 49th Ave. SW in Albany shortly after midnight Saturday.
firefighters tackle a fire at a low-rise block of buildings in Bethnal Green, northeast London, Britain, June 24, 2017. Reuters/Hannah McKay Reuters.
In order to keep up with the fires, though, captain Chad Kidd says firefighters train year round. "We do a standards test which is firefighters' survivability and safety," says Kidd. That training includes a firefighter completing a three-mile pack ...
Lititz police and community members lauded what they called a heroic act from local firefighters who continued a roof replacement project for a resident who suffered a fall Friday.
Around 3 a.m., about 100 firefighters responded to the 1300 block Peabody Street in Northwest. The injured firefighters and resident were transported to the hospital with minor injuries. firefighters worked aggressively to put out the fire that started ...
Houston firefighters will rally at City Hall Wednesday amid contract strife and a looming deadline. firefighters declared an impasse in contract negotiations a month ago and have been working under "evergreen" labor terms during the three years since ...
The second annual Dodging for Dollars Charity Tournament was held Saturday at Midway Middle school, where about a dozen teams of local police officers and firefighters competed against Texas sports and Social Club teams. Hewitt police Chief Jim ...
Among the crayons, plastic firefighter hats and cookies at the Orlando Fire Department's open house Saturday were lifesaving tools such as hands-free CPR devices and fire extinguishers.
More than 100 firefighters from Maine and New Hampshire responded Friday evening as the blaze swept through part of the 95-year-old building that was once the Stenton Trust Mill.
CARMEL, IN-- The Carmel Fire Department is mourning the loss of one of its own, Mark Robinson, 51, after he passed away from liver cancer earlier this week.
Smithfield Fire Department warns of fake firefighters. Teenagers saying they were local firefighters might have been looking over a home with the intention of commiting a burglary or robbery there later, the fire chief said.

He stretched every waking minute of the day as far as he could, spending time with his family, attending men's Bible study and serving his community - which he did for the better part of four decades as a volunteer firefighter and deputy. Baker, 73 ...
Santa Maria firefighter Tom Straub demonstrates how the new self-contained breathing apparatus, recently purchased by the Fire Department, sets off a loud alarm if the wearer is prone or inactive.
rancher and Volunteer firefighter Johnny Cammack died yesterday evening in the hospital from his injuries.
firefighters acted quickly when a travel trailer caught fire in Turlock Thursday afternoon, keeping the blaze from spreading to a nearby car and house.
New Castle firefighters and police responded to two suspicious fires on the city's West Side early Friday morning. In each case, the fires were limited to the areas where they apparently were set, according to reports from assistant city fire chief ...
All the firemen had black over their badges and that hit me hard. It was gorgeous." ... The Virginia Public Safety Memorial wall in Richmond was built in 2014 to honor police officers, firefighters and rescue workers who have died in the line of duty ...
The Wisconsin Fire Chiefs Conference addressed the importance of mental health and its effects on firefighters across the state on Friday.
JERMYN, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) - firefighters from across northeastern Pennsylvania are spending the weekend in Jermyn.
The department has been under heat in recent years stemming from a 2014 racial discrimination lawsuit with the Vulcan Society of Black firefighters. The FDNY says 29 percent of the new recruits are black, surpassing its goals. The applicants are set to ...
"It is a great way to say thank you to the firefighters who are risking their lives," she said. These kids know what kind of sacrifices are made.
PORT LUDLOW - firefighters from agencies across the North Olympic Peninsula recently got a jump on fire season by participating in wildland fire training in Port Ludlow.
ALBANY - Volunteer firefighters facing an increased risk of contact with carcinogens while fighting fires inside buildings would get health, disability and death ...
The Broken Arrow Fire Department is growing in strength as it celebrates the graduation of 24 new firefighters on Friday.
Hillsboro firefighters battle blaze at recycling business. by KATU.com Staff. Thursday, June 22nd 2017. firefighters work to put out a fire at Far West Recycling Center in Hillsboro on Thursday, June 22, 2017. (Photo: Hillsboro Fire Department). AA.
WASHINGTON - A D.C. firefighter shot at his girlfriend during a dispute early Thursday morning, according to authorities. police said the shooting happened at about 1:15 a.m.
Above: A Norman firefighter cuts into the fellowship hall at Southern Oklahoma Chinese Baptist Church following a structure fire.
OLATHE, Kan. -- A two alarm fire inside a city of Olathe building kept firefighters busy while people were sleeping Thursday night.
HARTFORD - The Hartford Courant reports that a state toxicology report showed that Kevin Bell, a Hartford firefighter who was killed in a blaze, had alcohol and marijuana in his system when he died.
BIRDSBORO, Pa. - A candle may have sparked a three-alarm fire in Birdsboro, Berks County, Thursday night. The fire broke out around 8:10 p.m.
The Fire Department received a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for $62,296, which allowed them to purchase new firefighter turnout gear. The department received black helmets for the firefighters, red helmets for the officers and ...
A car fire in Vallejo that spread to nearby hillside, threatened homes and shut down parts of Interstate 80 was contained Thursday afternoon, authorities said.
Fresno firefighters are working to extinguish an attic fire in the 2700 block of West Spruce Avenue, near Marks Avenue. The fire was initially reported about 2 p.m.
Despite persistently high temperatures working against them, firefighters have kept a 1,500-acre blaze burning north of Big Bear Lake from spreading deeper into the wooded area, authorities said Thursday.
DEER CREEK, Okla. - A volunteer firefighter says he's paying it forward, ten years after an Oklahoma City police Officer helped him in a car crash.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - The victim of a pair of former Cascade Township firefighters talked Thursday about the sexual abuse she suffered at their hands before the pair was sent to jail.
They sure are fun to look at but as you know, they can be dangerous. The CDC says during the month around the 4th of July, about 230 people a day end up in the emergency room with an injury from fireworks.
UNIONPORT, the Bronx - A massive blaze tore through six buildings in the Bronx and injured nine people Wednesday, fire officials said.
GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. -- Two former Cascade Township firefighters who admitted to having nude photos of a 16-year-old girl they knew through a firehouse Explorer program "should be ashamed,'' a judge said before sentencing them to jail and probation.
Activities at the event will continue through Saturday and will include midway rides, food, Entertainment and parades. Fire officials renamed the fireman's water fight for Wuethrich as he was known and loved by firefighters throughout the Twin Tier region.
PORT LUDLOW - firefighters from agencies across the North Olympic Peninsula recently got a jump on fire season by participating in wildland fire training in Port Ludlow.
firefighter Killed in Blaze Had Drugs, Alcohol in His System. A recently obtained state toxicology reports shows the Connecticut firefighter who died while battling a house fire in 2014 had alcohol and marijuana in his system. June 23, 2017, at 7:57 a.m..
Kevin Bell, the first Hartford firefighter killed in the line of duty in four decades, had alcohol and a primary substance found in marijuana in his system when he died fighting a fast-spreading house fire, a state toxicology report reviewed by The ...
Today, the firefighter whose 27-year career with PFA includes high-profile disaster responses ranging from the 9/11 terror attacks in New York to the High Park Fire west of Fort Collins, faces a future full of doctor appointments and uncertainty ...


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