Firefighter Headline News

Fire ejects seven people

12/22/2014 FULL TEXTAn early morning structure fire at 10 Butler Court in Waterville displaces seven people the weekend before Christmas.WATERVILLE -- An...

ACE to buy Allianz’s US high net worth personal lines insurance business for $365m


The deal is said to expand ACE's position as one of the largest high net worth personal lines insurers in the US.

Ace to acquire Allianz's Fireman's Fund unit for $365m

12/22/2014 Zurich-based company Ace has inked a deal to purchase German insurer Allianz Group's Fireman's Fund high net worth personal lines insurance bu...

St. Charles awarded $100,000 DCEO grant


The city of St. Charles has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.


12/22/2014 The following information was released by Fairfax County (Virginia):Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a house fire,...

2 Injured In Mobile Home

12/22/2014 Two people suffered burns in a fire that destroyed a mobile home Sunday in Salisbury Township. The blaze at 666 Kennedy St. broke out just bef...

Firemen extinguish engine fire in train

12/22/2014 FULL TEXTA train locomotive caught fire Saturday morning in Monmouth. There were no injuries and crews had the fire out in less than a half hour.

Dogs Rescued From Kennel; Fire Chief And Wife, On Way Home From Church, Save Five Dogs

12/22/2014 JTODD@LNPNEWS.COMFive dogs were rescued from a burning kennel by a local fire chief and his wife who came upon the blaze on their way home fro...

Firefighters from four towns battle Monroe garage fire Saturday

12/22/2014 MONROE, Maine -- Firefighters from several towns turned out Saturday night in Monroe to extinguish a blaze in a garage used by a general contr...

Mt. Prospect Fire Dept. receives $4,175 grant

12/22/2014 The Mount Prospect Fire Department received a $4,175 donation from Marathon Petroleum Corporation as part of its First Responders Grant Progra...

Apartment complex fire leaves man dead in Duluth

12/22/2014 Duluth authorities were investigating a fire Saturday afternoon in an apartment tower complex that left a man dead and did $12,000 in damage.

Teacher shares burning passion as a firefighter

12/22/2014 Rodney Breitbach and his firefighting partner enters a master bedroom filled with smoke. Downstairs, the fire blazes. Broken glass crunches un...

Restaurant Inspections

12/22/2014 The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, 866-366-3723, uses a "risk-based" inspection reporting process for restaurants and other food hand...

DuPage officials investigate death of Blackhawks assistant equipment manager

12/22/2014 DuPage officials investigate death of Blackhawks assistant equipment managerOfficials are investigating the death of Clinton Reif, the assista...

On the StreetFireworks


People in Holmes and Wayne counties were asked: Do you think the purchase and use of consumer-grade fireworks should be legal in Ohio?