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Helmet Cam: Stanley, VA Fire

Firefighters have to hand-jack a leader line to a burning house in this helmet cam video from Virginia.

Rural Command

A look at the challenges of rural fireground command in this online training with the Illinois Fire Service Institute.

North Carolina Firefighter Injured, Ejected in Crash

An 18-year old volunteer firefighter was injured in a crash while responding to a medical call.

Iowa Volunteer Firefighters Deliver Groceries for Those in Need

Firefighters in Badger deliver groceries and other items to people in need across their fire district.

NVFC Expands Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund to Help Responders Financially Impacted by COVID-19

Many volunteer firefighters, EMS providers, and rescue workers are feeling the financial impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Application Period Now Open for Emergency Drinking Water for Wildland Firefighters Program

Departments will have two key opportunities to request water in 2020 to support immediate and upcoming wildfire-related incidents.

Massachusetts Town Officials Remove Fire Chief, Plan Increased Training

Review of a past house fire and other problems have led to a change in leadership for the West Stockbridge Fire Department.

Texas Firefighters Recover Some Equipment Stolen by Thieves

Hudson firefighters have some of their equipment back following an arrest of two thieves.

Training Requirements Cause Temporary Closure of Wisconsin Volunteer Fire Department

Johnston said that the state mandates have increased making it difficult for volunteer firefighters to keep up on training.

Pilot Program Trains Pennsylvania Inmates to be Firefighters

Pennsylvania Department of Corrections program could help volunteer fire departments struggling with recruitment.


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