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Tom Tidwell estimated that the agency's cost of fighting wildfires this year would be in the range of $800 million to $1.7 billion ...
Citing the impacts of budget cuts, the union asked Ikea to forego an 11-year tax break the city used to lure the company. ...
State lawmakers gave preliminary approval for stricter storage requirements for the highly flammable ammonium nitrate. ...
The tougher standards to reduce fire and explosion won't fully take effect until 2020. ...
Judge Richard Gama said the state didn't have a duty to protect private property owners when the state's Forestry Division managed the fire ...
The county maintains that because some firefighters are paid, they are not volunteers. ...
The frequent flyers were calling on average two times per month; that is down to 0.28 times per month. ...
A proposed law to regulate hayrides after a fatal crash last year has officials considering which agency is best trained to enforce it. ...
Local fire and EMS leaders are urging lawmakers not to adopt looser fireworks laws following a revised state law. ...
Adam Siddle, 27, is accused of embezzling the money from the fire department between April 2009 and September 2014 ...
The family of the deceased is suing the city and the defibrillator maker, claiming the man died because of the 14 minutes it took for the unit to deliver a shock ...
Both trucks being replaces are more than 30 years old; mayor objects to the purchase saying money is not available. ...
Chief Glenn Gaines' push for federally funded grants made the fire service safer and better; it is a mistake to take them for granted or forget how they came to be. ...
The bill would remove a state law barring anyone older than 45 from becoming a volunteer firefighter; they would still be denied pension participation. ...
The order makes mandatory a 40 mph train speed limit in high-risk urban areas for all trains carrying flammable liquids. ...
Martin Pang is serving a 20-year sentence for setting a warehouse fire that killed four Seattle firefighters in 1995 ...
Some fire departments and schools were included in proposal to Time Warner, others were left out. ...
The union filed two suits as part of an on-going pay dispute. ...
After refusing to boost the pay the board reversed itself and will now pay an additional $5 per meeting and training session. ...
The only thing certain about the future is that it hold change; here are four big changes I expect to see in the fire service's future. ...