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Los Angeles to consider 911 texting

09/21/2014 The Los Angeles police and fire departments will look into upgrading the 911 service to incorporate text messages and other data, after a requ...

Arson arrest made as 10 wildfires scorch California; state emergency declared

09/21/2014 As 10 wildfires raged across California, authorities accused one man Thursday of having deliberately set one of the larger fires that was burn...

Electrical line injures firefighter

09/21/2014 A Pittsburgh firefighter suffered "a minor electrical shock" while fighting a house fire on Friday along Maplewood Avenue in Wilkinsburg, auth...

GUAM RED HORSE AIRMEN PROVIDE LIFESAVING TRAINING

09/20/2014 The following information was released by the U.S. Air Force:By Tech. Sgt. Zachary Wilson, 36th Wing Public AffairsFirefighters from Andersen ...

Access hampered search for victims ; The single stairway leading to the building's second and third floors posed a challenge to firefighters.

09/20/2014 Searching for victims of Thursday's fire in Biddeford was especially difficult because the apartment building had only one stairway leading to...

Fire damages buildings, injures man critically

09/20/2014

A four-alarm fire ripped through several buildings and left a man critically injured Friday morning in North Philadelphia, officials said.

Arson suspect pleads not guilty in 76,376-acre California fire

09/20/2014

A man accused of deliberately setting a wildfire that has grown to 76,376 acres in Northern California pleaded not guilty on Friday.

DEER HUNTERS URGED TO CHECK PUBLIC LAND CLOSURES CAUSED BY WILDFIRES

09/20/2014 The following information was released by the California Department of Fish and Game (DFG):The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDF...

Dog fire tragedy sparks shelter's new owner plea

09/20/2014 IN the wake of the devastating fire at Manchester Dogs' Home, a local animal shelter is urging dog lovers to think about adopting an animal.Th...

Record amount of retardant used on California fire Record amount of retardant used on California fire

09/20/2014 By Raquel Maria Dillion and Gillian FlaccusThe Associated PressPLACERVILLE, Calif.A massive Northern California wildfire is burning so explosi...

Gov. Hickenlooper Announces Statewide Grants to Reduce Wildfire Risk

09/20/2014 Gov. John Hickenlooper, D-Colo., issued the following news release:Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today $3.7 million in grants to reduce wil...

SALTESE LAKE FIRE THREATENED EIGHT HOMES Other districts' crews helped to slow blaze

09/20/2014 A hillside fire south of Spokane Valley on Thursday afternoon threatened eight homes but was prevented from growing larger than an estimated 1...

Arizona: Fire Warehouse Supervisor

09/20/2014 Town of Gilbert, The State of Arizona has issued the following job announcement: Fire Warehouse Supervisor Closing Date/Time: Sun. 10/05/14 ...

Daily record

09/20/2014 BIRTHSSt. FrancisJeremy and Becky Armstrong, Maple Hill, girl, Sept. 18.Travis and Theresa Burghart, Topeka, boy, Sept. 19.Stormont-VailDavid ...

Arson suspect in King Fire is avid outdoorsman, sister says

09/20/2014 A man now being held in lieu of $10 million bail set a blaze that grew into the massive King Fire and then broke into a house to call 911, pol...

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