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Second Alarm Fire in NY Sends Over 30 Firefighters to Hospital!

The village of Green Island Fire Department along with Cohoes, Watervliet,  and Watervliet Arsenal Fire Department responded to 70 Cohoes Ave for a reported warehouse fire. The first arriving unit called out and stated they had a working warehouse fire with heavy smoke showing from the rear of the structure, requesting a second alarm. On the second alarm, the city of Troy ...

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Two Detroit Fire Medics Stabbed!

Please read both of the articles bellow from the A.P., and FireFighter Close Calls. Lets make sure we pass this along so that we can remind our Brothers and Sisters to always be aware of their surroundings! “DETROIT (WWJ) – Officials say two paramedics are in serious condition after they were attacked and stabbed repeatedly while trying to help a woman ...

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LODD: Two Kansas City, MO Firefighters Killed in Collapse at Apartment Fire.

We regret to pass on to you that 2 Firefighters were killed and two hurt after a burning building on Independence Avenue collapsed on them yesterday. Firefighters were dispatched to a building in the 2600 block of Independence Avenue about 1930 hours. and found the structure heavily damaged by smoke and fire, said Kansas City Fire Department Battalion Chief James ...

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Union(MO) Fire Protection District Celebrates 125th Anniversary

Union(MO) Fire Protection District Celebrates 125th Anniversary The community of Union, Missouri recognized the need for an investment in fire equipment early in 1874. Two aldermen were assigned the task of procuring fire hooks, which would be utilized with ladders, fire buckets, and other equipment, to be kept at the city house till needed for a fire. Just a few ...

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CLIMBING to REMEMBER!

Climbing to Remember   As we approach one of the most sacred anniversaries in the fire service, I am reminded that there are young firefighters entering the fire service that were very young or maybe not even born. These young firefighters will not know or understand a fire service prior to 9/11. Remembrance is different for each of us: many ...

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