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  • Remembering 9/11 on its 20th anniversary September 14, 2021 10:22 pm Hometownsource.com - Minnesota Tragic event brought the country, Eden Prairie together On the 20th anniversary of one of the most significant national tragedies of the past century, the following Eden Prairie residents and city leaders reflect on what 9/11 meant to them then, and …
  • Fox Nation offering First Responders free subscription, new content honoring America's heroes September 13, 2021 5:15 pm Fox News Active First Responders can enjoy free access to Fox Nation content, including four new specials honoring the very work they do. Starting today, all active First Responders get to enjoy one free year of Fox Nation. The streaming service, a complement to …
  • Pulsara Selected as a JEMS 2021 Hot Product Winner at EMS Today September 13, 2021 4:00 pm EIN Presswire Pulsara’s powerful new functionality has received special recognition for its innovative and practical contributions to EMS and patient care. BOZEMAN, MONTANA, UNITED STATES, September 13, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Pulsara, the leading mobile …
  • Hotter temps today makes firefighting more difficult September 10, 2021 10:30 am KSDN - South Dakota Posted on September 10, 2021 by - Local News RAPID CITY, S.D.(KOTA)- Just as the summer is winding down, the heat is ramping up, with temperatures expected to approach triple digits in the Rapid City area through today. Tessa Jaeger, public information …
  • New Aerial Response Team in Oldham County will use drones to respond to emergencies September 7, 2021 11:18 am Courier-Journal - Kentucky Firefighters, police officers, search and rescue teams and other emergency responders in Oldham County will soon have assistance from eyes in the sky, with several newly acquired drones serving as the key piece of a local Aerial Response Team. The Oldham …
  • 'Somebody’s got to do it': Fire departments face staffing crisis September 2, 2021 11:19 am Cambridge News - Wisconsin JANESVILLE — “This is part of the state test. You don’t make this, you go home,” barked firefighting instructor Paul Yakowenko to a class of recruits from Blackhawk Technical College. Yakowenko was teaching a basic technique: passing through a 16-inch gap …
  • Why arent there enough firefighters in Maine? August 22, 2021 4:00 am Big News Network - Maine News Even when he works two consecutive 24-hour shifts, Chris Aberle rarely sleeps at the fire station. Sometimes he tries. If he is lucky, he might pick up a couple hours of rest. But lately his shift has been getting calls at night. “No one ever sleeps, you …
  • Idaho Medal of Honor presented in Statehouse ceremony August 19, 2021 3:20 am KTVB Ten firefighters and law enforcement officers received the award for acts of "exceptional bravery and courage." BOISE, Idaho — Ten Idahoans on Wednesday received the state's highest honor for law enforcement, firefighting professionals and …
  • Railroad work to start in Orange August 17, 2021 11:44 pm Sunbury News LEWIS CENTER — This week, some of the railroad crossings in Orange Township will be closed to replace railroad ties on the tracks. In a press release issued Aug. 13 by Delaware County Engineer Chris Bauserman, the following information was updated: “Safety …
  • SOF® Tourniquet, OLAES® Hemostatic Bandage, and RISE™ Selected as JEMS Hot Products at EMS Today 2021 August 17, 2021 3:58 pm EIN Presswire The SOF® Tourniquet, OLAES® Hemostatic Bandage, and RISE™ are among several innovative new products for emergency medical services and prehospital care. ANDERSON, SC, USA, August 17, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- TacMed Solutions™ and JEMS (Journal …
  • Fire commissioner opens grant for Pa. fire, EMS companies August 16, 2021 9:02 pm WTAJ - Pennsylvania (WTAJ) — A grant program for fire companies and emergency medical services in Pennsylvania is now accepting applications. The 2021 Act 13 Unconventional Gas Well Fund Grant is available for fire companies, rescue companies and emergency medical services …
  • Governor Hogan Orders All U.S. and State Flags Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Frederick County Captain Joshua Laird August 14, 2021 6:08 am Southern Maryland News Net Governor Larry Hogan released the following statement: “Maryland has lost another of our true heroes—Captain Joshua Laird, a 21-year veteran of the Frederick County Division of Fire and Rescue Services, lost his life in the line of duty yesterday while …
  • 10 Idahoans to receive Medal of Honor August 10, 2021 6:41 pm Kid News Radio - Idaho BOISE, Idaho (KIFI) – Ten Idahoans will be awarded the Idaho Medal of Honor during a ceremony next week at the Idaho Capitol. The ceremony will include both 2020 and 2021 recipients after the 2020 ceremony was postponed during the COVID-19 pandemic. 2020 …
  • Israel Fire and Rescue to use MDA tech in new dispatch system July 30, 2021 1:01 am Jerusalem Post The Israel National Firefighting and Rescue Authority have chosen Magen David Adom (MDA) to develop its new dispatch system after evaluating offers from international technology firms, MDA announced earlier in July. "Having worked closely with Magen …
  • First Responder Appreciation: JC Jelliff, Odessa Fire Department, USAF July 21, 2021 12:27 am WETM MyTwinTiers - New York ODESSA, NY (WETM) – Each week WETM recognizes first responders from around our area who work hard every day to keep us safe and healthy. This week our first responder comes from Schuyler County and is said to have been born to be a first responder. The …
  • SWAT Hunt In Southern New Hampshire; Shootings; More- NH Patch PM July 19, 2021 6:47 pm New Hampshire State News.Net CONCORD, NH — Here is everything going on in New Hampshire right now. Child Labor Law Violations A specialty grocery store in Exeter has been found to have violated child labor laws repeatedly, according to MSN.com. On the Vine Marketplace, based out of …
  • Pittsburgh Firefighters Red-Hot About City’s Plans To Paint Engines Gray July 17, 2021 12:06 am CBS 2 Pittsburgh - Pennsylvania PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — As part of the city’s plan to repaint its public safety vehicles, nine fire trucks are slated to turn gray. In the past few months, the city has been repainting and detailing its entire fleet. Police cars, EMS ambulances and sanitation …
  • WYOMING NEWS BRIEFS for Thursday, July 8, 2021 July 8, 2021 8:57 pm Gillette News Record - Wyoming Stratospheric balloon passes above Powell POWELL (WNE) – A mysterious shiny dot in the skies above Powell on Tuesday night turned out to be not so mysterious. The bright object — which gleamed brighter than a star or planet in the setting sun — was a …
  • Manchester has new Police Chief, makes several promotions July 2, 2021 3:38 pm WOBM New Jersey There aren't enough great words to describe the impact retiring Manchester Township Police Chief Lisa Parker has had on law enforcement in town, in the county, the state and the country. Parker's 32-years of service and dedication, kindness and …
  • Alberta breaks summer record for electricity demand Monday amid heat wave; air quality statement issued June 29, 2021 1:05 am Edmonton Journal Breadcrumb Trail Links Local News Author of the article: Lisa Johnson A pedestrian dumps water on his head to fight the heat while walking along 101 Street near 103A Avenue in Edmonton Monday, June 28, 2021. Photo by David Bloom /Postmedia Article …