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ESTERO, Fla. — A veteran Fla. paramedic has resigned over what he claims to be continuous lying by administration in a controversial air medic case. Lee County paramedic ...
The city hopes the increase in minorities acing the test will be enough to allow new recruits to be hired. ...
By Sam Brattain The Herald Bulletin ANDERSON, Ind. — According to city controller Sam Pellegrino, 22 Anderson firefighters could be without a job after the city passes its ...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — W.Va. county officials are refusing to give funds to five volunteer fire departments that haven't shared their financial statements. The Kanawha ...
By Steve Ramirez Las Cruces Sun-News MESILLA, N.M. — Mesilla's board of trustees and members of the town's volunteer Fire Department were looking for options Monday. ...
By Catherine Bowen The Reporter VACAVILLE, Calif. — The Vacaville Fire Department has welcomed a new member to its fleet of fire apparatus and, contrary to what its shiny ...
By Frank Eltman The Associated Press MINEOLA, N.Y. — In some places, it's as simple as pulling the plug on thousands of unused telephone lines or installing software that ...
By Michael Tarm The Associated Press CHICAGO — A federal appeals court in Chicago heard arguments Monday on the constitutionality of Wisconsin's law restricting ...
By Jodie Tillman The Tampa Bay Times TAMPA, Fla. — A new audit recommends Hillsborough County rethink its longtime use of volunteer fire companies in rural communities, ...
KTVZ.com WASHINGTON — A continuing resolution passed Friday by Congress to keep government funded for the next six months includes $400 million to cover a gap in U.S. Forest ...
By Bonnie Eslinger The San Jose Mercury News SAN CARLOS, Calif. — The San Carlos City Council, which last year dissolved its joint fire department with Belmont and started ...
If no state money is found to pay back the loan, stipends from volunteer firefighters for the next 10 years will be used for the truck payments. ...
By Holly Zachariah The Columbus Dispatch LONDON, Ohio — The concrete floor of the fire department is crumbling, and there's no money to fix it. Firefighters sit on chairs ...
By Ed White The Associated Press DETROIT — After a last-ditch effort to move the case out of Detroit failed, former Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is returning to court for the start ...
JOPLIN, Mo. — A multi-million budget proposal for preparing the destruction of the 2011 tornado that struck Joplin includes the rebuilding of the town's two fire ...
FOYIL, Okla. — The Cherokee Nation has given more than 100 volunteer fire departments hundreds of thousands of dollars. 127 fire departments received checks for $3,582.67 ...
By Dana Wormald The Union Leader PELHAM, N.H. — In their first discussion on the possibility of regulating fireworks in town, selectmen identified educating the public as the ...
Sherry Wood The Union Leader MANCHESTER, N.H. — A federal grant to hire eight firefighters was rejected at a Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting Tuesday, after Mayor Ted ...
By Sonja Isger Palm Beach Post PALM BEACH, Fla. — When Palm Beach County School Police officer Tony Makowski suddenly dropped 25 pounds off his 6-foot-2-inch frame this year, ...
By Jacqueline L. Urgo The Philadelphia Inquirer WILDWOOD, N.J. — There were a few barely audible boos when Gov. Christie arrived at the New Jersey Firemen's Convention at ...