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Heitkamp Announces New Federal Funds for Training Facility for First Responders on Hazmat Incidents on Rails, like Derailment in Casselton

10/01/2014 The office of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., issued the following news release:U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp today announced $5 million in federal...

Region 9 students help battle woods fire

10/01/2014 MEXICO -- Fire science students from the Region 9 School of Applied Technology were among the many firefighters who battled a woods fire in Ha...

San Bernardino fire season raises concern

10/01/2014 San Bernardino County firefighters are running a second flag up the poles at their 64 stations these days.You don't have to salute, but fire o...

Stubborn fire on Hartford mountain largely contained

10/01/2014 HARTFORD -- Crews are expected to continue efforts Wednesday to extinguish a "stubborn" underground fire on Little Pinnacle Mountain, an offic...

GOV. HEINEMAN PRESENTS 2014 BE PREPARED AWARDS VOLUNTEERS AND COMMUNITIES RECOGNIZED FOR EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

10/01/2014 The following information was released by the office of the governor of Nebraska:Today, Governor Dave Heineman announced the recipients of thi...

NAFRA: NEW LAW DOES NOT INFORM CONSUMERS ABOUT LACK OF CRITICAL FIRE PROTECTIONS

10/01/2014 The following information was released by the American Chemistry Council:California Gov. Jerry Brown today signed into law a new furniture lab...

North Carolina: Forest Fire Equipment Operator

10/01/2014 The State of North Carolina has issued the following news release:Job Class Title: Forest Fire Equipment OperatorWorking Title: Forest Fire...

Carper, Carney Announce $111,293 for Newark Fire Department's Firefighter Operations and Safety

09/30/2014 Rep. John Carney, D-Del. (at-large), issued the following news release:Today, U.S. Senators Tom Carper and U.S. Representative John Carney (bo...

Busy year for local structure fires

09/30/2014 Don’t let last week’s rain lull you into thinking fire season is over. Redding is on track to have one of its busiest years for s...

From Boston Tragedy, New Grant Allows Worcester Polytechnic Institute to Advance Work Aimed at Safeguarding Firefighters.

09/30/2014   Worcester, Mass. (PRWEB) September 26, 2014             In a cere...

First Responders Complete Crude-by-Rail Safety Training at State-of-Art Facility in Colorado

09/30/2014 Sept. 29 -- US-based CSX issued the following news release:CSX (NYSE: CSX) recently hosted crude-by-rail incident response training for 40 fir...

LANCE HELPS SECURE GRANT FOR HAMPTON FIRE COMPANY

09/30/2014 The following information was released by the office of New Jersey Rep. Leonard Lance:Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) announced that the Ham...

FLOODING CLOSES FOUR PRESERVES FOR SEVEN DAYS

09/30/2014 HILLSBOROUGHSeven Hillsborough County nature preserves are closed this week due to flooding, county officials announced Monday. Alafia River C...

Chicago centre fire disrupts 2,000 flights in O’Hare and Midway Airports

09/30/2014 A total to 2,000 flights had to be cancelled at the O'Hare and Midway International Airports in Chicago, US, following an act of sabotage when...

Looking Back -- Sept. 29, 2014

09/30/2014 FULL TEXTIn 1984: Province plans $1.4-million housingt complexSIXTY YEARS AGOSweet 16 Ltd., a ladies ready-to-wear store, will open at 711 Ros...

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