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Local News Tulsa Firefighters to participate in 3rd Annual 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Katie Hader - kjrh.com
Local News Tulsa Firefighters to participate in 3rd Annual 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Katie Hader  kjrh.com

According to TulsaFirefighters.org, the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Local 176, which represents Tulsa Firefighters, is sponsoring, participating ...


Posted on Mon, 09 Sep 2019 16:33:00 GMT



International Association of Fire Fighters prepping for Hurricane Dorian - KSLA
International Association of Fire Fighters prepping for Hurricane Dorian  KSLA

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - The International Association of Fire Fighters is helping to get firefighters in Savannah prepared for Hurricane Dorian.


Posted on Sun, 01 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



'I know my life has purpose' Jacksonville fireman battling PTSD, alcoholism finds help through IAFF - ActionNewsJax.com
'I know my life has purpose' Jacksonville fireman battling PTSD, alcoholism finds help through IAFF  ActionNewsJax.com

They fight fires, but that's not all. Sometimes, firefighters have to fight a different kind of battle.


Posted on Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Nashville firefighters kickoff 'Fill the Boot' campaign benefiting Muscular Dystrophy Association - NewsChannel5.com
Nashville firefighters kickoff 'Fill the Boot' campaign benefiting Muscular Dystrophy Association  NewsChannel5.com

Nashville Fire Department's annual "fill the boot" campaign kicked off Tuesday. The fundraiser benefits the Muscular Dystrophy Association.


Posted on Tue, 10 Sep 2019 17:24:00 GMT



Local firefighters "Fill the Boot" campaign for MDA - KLEW
Local firefighters "Fill the Boot" campaign for MDA  KLEW

This weekend local firefighters' unions hit the streets for their biggest fundraiser of the year. On the Saturday of Hot August Nights, you always see local ...


Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



15 elected officials participate in 'Fire Ops 101,' get a taste of what firefighters deal with daily - KTVU San Francisco
15 elected officials participate in 'Fire Ops 101,' get a taste of what firefighters deal with daily  KTVU San Francisco

It's the *service* you hope never to have to use, but you're always grateful it's there. Firefighters, paramedics and EMTs there to help you in an emergency.


Posted on Sun, 15 Sep 2019 01:19:00 GMT



New Haven alders have fire union contract on agenda tonight - New Haven Register
New Haven alders have fire union contract on agenda tonight  New Haven Register

NEW HAVEN — The Board of Alders has the city Fire Department Union contract on its agenda for tonight. The pact, for Local 825, IAFF, AFL-CIO, was ratified by ...


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 04:00:00 GMT



Fredonia Fire Fighters support MDA with annual Fill the Boot drive | News, Sports, Jobs - Evening Observer
Fredonia Fire Fighters support MDA with annual Fill the Boot drive | News, Sports, Jobs  Evening Observer

The Fredonia Professional Firefighters Association, IAFF Local 2931 is showing its continued support for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) as its ...


Posted on Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Zephyr hosting fundraiser in Bozeman for firefighters | Regional - KHQ Right Now
Zephyr hosting fundraiser in Bozeman for firefighters | Regional  KHQ Right Now

BOZEMAN- Join the crew at Zephyr this weekend as they support the Bozeman Firefighters IAFF L613 for National Firefighters Appreciation Month.


Posted on Fri, 13 Sep 2019 08:00:00 GMT



2nd annual MDA Open held in Orrington - WABI
2nd annual MDA Open held in Orrington  WABI

The Bangor Professional Firefighters MDA Open brought in golfers from all over the state.


Posted on Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Orange County Professional Firefighters Association endorses Katrina Foley for Senate District 37 - Orange County Breeze
Orange County Professional Firefighters Association endorses Katrina Foley for Senate District 37  Orange County Breeze

Katrina Foley announced a powerful endorsement from the Orange County Professional Firefighters Association, IAFF Local 3631.


Posted on Thu, 12 Sep 2019 19:30:00 GMT



Jason Chafin: Why your Muncie firefighters support the upcoming EMS service - Muncie Star Press
Jason Chafin: Why your Muncie firefighters support the upcoming EMS service  Muncie Star Press

I am writing this today to let the public know the men and women of the Muncie Fire Department that I represent as members of IAFF Local 1348 are prepared, ...


Posted on Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Unions highlight issue with 'Medicare for All' plan - KOMO News
Unions highlight issue with 'Medicare for All' plan  KOMO News

WASHINGTON (SBG) – Some Democratic presidential candidates have said "Medicare for All" will give quality coverage to all Americans. But some unions warn ...


Posted on Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



J'ville firefighters support MDA with annual 'Fill the Boot' drive - Weatherford Democrat
J'ville firefighters support MDA with annual 'Fill the Boot' drive  Weatherford Democrat

The Jacksonville Fire Department is showing its continued support for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) as its members kick off the annual “Fill the ...


Posted on Sat, 31 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Farmington Hills firefighter t-shirt sales benefit cancer fund - Farmington Voice
Farmington Hills firefighter t-shirt sales benefit cancer fund  Farmington Voice

Members of the Farmington Hills Fire Department will be “in the pink” this fall, selling t-shirts printed with pink breast cancer awareness ribbons as a fundraiser ...


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 02:11:00 GMT



Large-scale incident safety for first responders | September 2019 - Safety+Health magazine
Large-scale incident safety for first responders | September 2019  Safety+Health magazine

For first responders, the 9/11 terrorist attacks were a mind-numbingly unique and devastating event. “It was hard to prepare for something of that magnitude.


Posted on Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Ruling: Dracut violated agreement when it directed firefighter to undergo psych eval - Lowell Sun
Ruling: Dracut violated agreement when it directed firefighter to undergo psych eval  Lowell Sun

DRACUT — The American Arbitration Association Voluntary Labor Tribunal has found that the town of Dracut violated a collective bargaining agreement when it ...


Posted on Tue, 10 Sep 2019 00:17:17 GMT



Republican Tim Smith excited about firefighters union endorsement in mayor's race - Fort Wayne's NBC
Republican Tim Smith excited about firefighters union endorsement in mayor's race  Fort Wayne's NBC

The Tim Smith for Mayor campaign has picked up a $10000 check from the city's firefighters union.


Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters host youth fundraiser | News, Sports, Jobs - Youngstown Vindicator
Firefighters host youth fundraiser | News, Sports, Jobs  Youngstown Vindicator

PURSE BINGO: The Youngstown City Firefighters IAFF Local 312 Union is hosting a purse bingo fundraiser for the City of Youngstown Youth beginning 5 p.m. ...


Posted on Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Baltimore Firefighters Union Call On Lawmakers To Retract New Fire Response Policy - CBS Baltimore
Baltimore Firefighters Union Call On Lawmakers To Retract New Fire Response Policy  CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Baltimore Firefighters Union tweeted that Baltimore City Fire Department began sending less fire equipment to reported fires starting ...


Posted on Sun, 01 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Ocean Shores firefighters union endorses Dingler, Conniry critical - The Daily World
Ocean Shores firefighters union endorses Dingler, Conniry critical  The Daily World

The Ocean Shores Professional Firefighters union, IAFF Local 2109, last week endorsed the re-election bid of Mayor Crystal Dingler. Her opponent, City Council ...


Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



NH Primary Source: Joe Biden endorsed by NH firefighters, union members - WMUR Manchester
NH Primary Source: Joe Biden endorsed by NH firefighters, union members  WMUR Manchester

Former Vice President Joe Biden has picked up the endorsements of four New Hampshire fire fighters and union members.


Posted on Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighter's passing determined as Line of Duty Death - Monroe Monitor
Firefighter's passing determined as Line of Duty Death  Monroe Monitor

[Monroe, WA] – In 2018, Fire District 7 reported the unexpected loss of one of their own, firefighter/paramedic Erik Shouse. His death was reviewed by Labor and ...


Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Dunkirk firefighters plan Fill the Boot event Thursday | News, Sports, Jobs - Evening Observer
Dunkirk firefighters plan Fill the Boot event Thursday | News, Sports, Jobs  Evening Observer

The Dunkirk Professional Firefighters Association, IAFF Local 616 is showing its continued support for the Muscular Dystrophy Association as its members kick ...


Posted on Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Duluth Firefighters Commemorate 9/11 with Memorial Stair Climb - WDIO
Duluth Firefighters Commemorate 9/11 with Memorial Stair Climb  WDIO

The Duluth Fire Department paid homage to the firefighters who lost their lives on September 11 with a memorial stair climb on Wednesday, the 18th anniversary ...


Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 19:22:35 GMT



Fill the Boot drive underway through 5 pm in city | News, Sports, Jobs - Evening Observer
Fill the Boot drive underway through 5 pm in city | News, Sports, Jobs  Evening Observer

The Dunkirk Professional Firefighters Association, IAFF Local 616 is showing its continued support for the Muscular Dystrophy Association as its members are ...


Posted on Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Blackfoot Animal Shelter & Rescue holding fundraiser Saturday - East Idaho News
Blackfoot Animal Shelter & Rescue holding fundraiser Saturday  East Idaho News

The following is a news release from the city of Blackfoot. BLACKFOOT — The Blackfoot Animal Shelter & Rescue is holding their annual fundraising event this ...


Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 18:53:37 GMT



In Need Of Help | News, Sports, Jobs - Jamestown Post Journal
In Need Of Help | News, Sports, Jobs  Jamestown Post Journal

The union representing members of the Jamestown Fire Department took aim Monday at Mayor Sam Teresi, stating his staffing policies have put city residents ...


Posted on Tue, 10 Sep 2019 06:31:48 GMT



Firefighters' political group to endorse Republican Tim Smith for mayor - News Sentinel
Firefighters' political group to endorse Republican Tim Smith for mayor  News Sentinel

For the first time in 16 years, the political action committee of the union representing Fort Wayne firefighters is endorsing a mayoral candidate -- and it isn'


Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters face another battle even after the fire is out - newschannel20.com
Firefighters face another battle even after the fire is out  newschannel20.com

Fire departments are taking more precautions after studies have shown the fight to put out a fire can later become a fight to stay alive. Recently, the ...


Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 03:09:25 GMT



Blackfoot Animal Shelter and Rescue fundraiser set for Saturday - LocalNews8.com
Blackfoot Animal Shelter and Rescue fundraiser set for Saturday  LocalNews8.com

The Blackfoot Animal Shelter and Rescue (BASR) is holding its annual fundraising event on Saturday.


Posted on Fri, 13 Sep 2019 20:34:00 GMT



Fairfax County First In Nation For Fill The Boot Donations Again - Kingstowne, VA Patch
Fairfax County First In Nation For Fill The Boot Donations Again  Kingstowne, VA Patch

Fairfax County First In Nation For Fill The Boot - Kingstowne-Rose Hill, VA - One fire station led the county with more than $37000 donations collected through ...


Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



IAFF supports Biden, but its Twitter account tells a different story - STATter911
IAFF supports Biden, but its Twitter account tells a different story  STATter911

BREAKING NEWS: The International Association of Fire Fighters endorses @joebiden for President of the United States. https://t.co/yewUm8wMGd.


Posted on Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Moses Lake Fire Fighters Host 1st Annual Golf Charity Tournament - NewsRadio 560 KPQ - KPQ
Moses Lake Fire Fighters Host 1st Annual Golf Charity Tournament - NewsRadio 560 KPQ  KPQ

This Saturday, the Moses Lake Firefighter IAFF Local 1258 crew are giving the community a chance to give back while perfecting their golf swing. The first ...


Posted on Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



GOP candidate Omar Blanco backed Andrew Gillum over DeSantis - The Floridian
GOP candidate Omar Blanco backed Andrew Gillum over DeSantis  The Floridian

The Republican primary race in Florida's 26th congressional district has just gotten lively, as the president of the Miami-Dade Firefighters IAFF Local 1403, ...


Posted on Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Huntington Fire Department boot drive raises money for muscular dystrophy - Huntington Herald Dispatch
Huntington Fire Department boot drive raises money for muscular dystrophy  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON — Drivers on 5th Avenue and 3rd Avenue on Thursday had the opportunity to pay it forward as members of the Huntington Fire Department ...


Posted on Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Broadview Approves New Contract With Firefighters Union - thevillagefreepress.org
Broadview Approves New Contract With Firefighters Union  thevillagefreepress.org

Monday, September 16, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews. Featured image: State Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch, far right, with Broadview fire chief ...


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 05:41:00 GMT



NW Ohio woman hosts event to reduce suicide stigma, offer help to those struggling - WNWO NBC 24
NW Ohio woman hosts event to reduce suicide stigma, offer help to those struggling  WNWO NBC 24

September 10th is World Suicide Prevention Day. Jan Burgard-Moore is all too familiar with suicide, as she attempted it 35 years ago. Initially, she was upset she ...


Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 03:17:57 GMT



Fill The Boot Campaign For MDA Returns In Fairfax County - Burke, VA Patch
Fill The Boot Campaign For MDA Returns In Fairfax County  Burke, VA Patch

Fill The Boot Campaign For MDA Returns In Fairfax - Burke, VA - Fairfax County's Fill the Boot campaign raised the most donations of any jurisdiction in the U.S. ...


Posted on Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Photos: Boot Drive for the Muscular Dystrophy Association - Huntington Herald Dispatch
Photos: Boot Drive for the Muscular Dystrophy Association  Huntington Herald Dispatch

Members of the Huntington Professional Firefighters Association, IAFF Local 289, collect donations for the annual Fill the Boot Drive for the Muscular Dystrophy ...


Posted on Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Cancer leading cause of death among firefighters, IAFF says - Knoe.com
Cancer leading cause of death among firefighters, IAFF says  Knoe.com

Cancer is now the leading cause of death among firefighters, according to the International Association of Firefighters.


Posted on Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Colorado Springs Fire Department shuffles funds to make up for $1 million shortfall, chief says - Colorado Springs Gazette
Colorado Springs Fire Department shuffles funds to make up for $1 million shortfall, chief says  Colorado Springs Gazette

Colorado Springs Fire Department plans to shift nearly $1 million of its funds to remain within its allocated budget for the year, its chief announced Friday.


Posted on Fri, 13 Sep 2019 21:05:00 GMT



Here’s what President Trump has actually done for firefighters - ThinkProgress
Here’s what President Trump has actually done for firefighters  ThinkProgress

President Donald Trump on Wednesday morning woke up and decided to attack the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF), one of the most powerful ...


Posted on Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Richard Trumka vows to reverse Trump gains with union members - Washington Times
Richard Trumka vows to reverse Trump gains with union members  Washington Times

Labor union leaders have launched their biggest mobilization ever for the 2020 campaigns, determined to reassert their political power and beat back the ...


Posted on Sun, 01 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Former pro Logan Loader dies at age 30 - Cyclingnews.com
Former pro Logan Loader dies at age 30  Cyclingnews.com

Former professional rider and 2013 US amateur time trial champion Logan Loader died early Thursday morning, according to an announcement on social ...


Posted on Fri, 06 Sep 2019 20:15:00 GMT



Glendale firefighter's medical costs set to be covered - Glendale Star
Glendale firefighter's medical costs set to be covered  Glendale Star

Former Glendale firefighter Kevin Thompson can focus on his cancer treatment now that his medical costs will be covered.


Posted on Thu, 12 Sep 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Charlottetown career firefighters join international union and target staffing concerns - The Guardian
Charlottetown career firefighters join international union and target staffing concerns  The Guardian

The face of firefighting in Charlottetown could change in a big way in the coming months. The Charlottetown Professional Firefighters Association (CPFA) has ...


Posted on Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:27:40 GMT



33rd Annual IAFF Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial Service happens September 21 - KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News
33rd Annual IAFF Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial Service happens September 21  KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News

At this year's memorial, the IAFF will add 132 fallen firefighters from the United States and Canada to the Wall of Honor.


Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Southbound I-395 Reopens After Major Crash In Alexandria - Old Town Alexandria, VA Patch
Southbound I-395 Reopens After Major Crash In Alexandria  Old Town Alexandria, VA Patch

I-395 Reopens After Major Crash In Alexandria - Old Town Alexandria, VA - Multiple vehicles were involved in a crash near the Duke Street exit, and one ...


Posted on Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters PAC endorses Keesling for clerk | Political notebook | Journal Gazette - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Firefighters PAC endorses Keesling for clerk | Political notebook | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

The Fort Wayne Professional Firefighters IAFF Local 124 Political Action Committee has announced that it endorsed Fort Wayne City Clerk Lana Keesling for ...


Posted on Mon, 09 Sep 2019 16:29:58 GMT



IAFF Joins with AT&T to Educate Firefighters on FirstNet Mobile Broadband Services - Firehouse.com
IAFF Joins with AT&T to Educate Firefighters on FirstNet Mobile Broadband Services  Firehouse.com

FirstNet is a critical tool to keep firefighters and paramedics safe and ensure effective emergency and disaster response.


Posted on Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Leaders group mayoral debate set for Sept. 25 | Political notebook | Journal Gazette - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Leaders group mayoral debate set for Sept. 25 | Political notebook | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana will have a Fort Wayne mayoral candidates debate this month. The debate between Democratic Mayor Tom Henry and Rep ...


Posted on Sun, 15 Sep 2019 05:05:12 GMT



Trump thanks IAFF members supporting him over Biden - New York Post
Trump thanks IAFF members supporting him over Biden  New York Post

President Trump tweeted his thanks Friday night to the international firefighters association union members who bucked their leadership's endorsement of ...


Posted on Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



The Winter Haven Fire Department Will Partner With SUN 'n FUN For Relief Supplies For The Bahamas - The Daily Ridge
The Winter Haven Fire Department Will Partner With SUN 'n FUN For Relief Supplies For The Bahamas  The Daily Ridge

The Winter Haven Fire Department Will Partner With SUN 'n FUN For Relief Supplies For The Bahamas. Due to Hurricane Dorian, the Bahamas have ...


Posted on Fri, 13 Sep 2019 14:00:00 GMT



CHEERS & JEERS: Cheers to Maritime Electric crews - The Journal Pioneer
CHEERS & JEERS: Cheers to Maritime Electric crews  The Journal Pioneer

CHEERS: To the crews from Maritime Electric, Fortis Ontario and Newfoundland Power, not to mention everyone else out there helping them out, who have been ...


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:22:43 GMT



Frustrated With IAFF’s Endorsing Biden, Thousands of Firefighters Join Pro-Trump Group - The Epoch Times
Frustrated With IAFF’s Endorsing Biden, Thousands of Firefighters Join Pro-Trump Group  The Epoch Times

Thousands of International Fire Fighters Association (IFFA) union members have joined a pro-Trump social media group after IAFF leader endorsed Joe Biden.


Posted on Sat, 04 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Muscular Dystrophy Association and International Association of Fire Fighters Celebrate 65 Years of Fill the Boot Partnership - PRNewswire
Muscular Dystrophy Association and International Association of Fire Fighters Celebrate 65 Years of Fill the Boot Partnership  PRNewswire

CHICAGO, March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- For 65 years, the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) have helped raise critical funds for the Muscular ...


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Mansfield firefighters rescue albino deer - Mansfield News Journal
Mansfield firefighters rescue albino deer  Mansfield News Journal

Mansfield firefighters rescue albino deer Monday tangled in net at putt putt business on South Main Street.


Posted on Tue, 10 Sep 2019 21:52:00 GMT



Police Union Endorses Trump for 2020 Re-Election - The Epoch Times
Police Union Endorses Trump for 2020 Re-Election  The Epoch Times

A police union that represents more than 100000 officers has announced it will be endorsing President Donald Trump's 2020 re-election campaign.


Posted on Mon, 09 Sep 2019 21:06:17 GMT



UPDATE: Here's why Salinas firefighters will soon be sporting body armor - The Salinas Californian
UPDATE: Here's why Salinas firefighters will soon be sporting body armor  The Salinas Californian

As a Salinas firefighter, Josh Hostetter has dealt with much more than medical calls, wildfires and structure fires. He's responded to gunfire. "I've pulled guns out ...


Posted on Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



IAFF, CA Officials Criticize Trump Following Funding Tweet - Firehouse.com
IAFF, CA Officials Criticize Trump Following Funding Tweet  Firehouse.com

The IAFF called the President's comments about massive wildfires burning throughout California "irresponsible, reckless and insulting."


Posted on Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Group provides support to firefighters in wake of mass shooting - KFOX El Paso
Group provides support to firefighters in wake of mass shooting  KFOX El Paso

On Aug. 3, El Paso first responders played a huge role in the Sun City. The International Association of Fire Fighters visited El Paso for the past four days, acting ...


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Greensboro Fire Department Working To Reduce Cancer Risks In Firefighters - WFMYNews2.com
Greensboro Fire Department Working To Reduce Cancer Risks In Firefighters  WFMYNews2.com

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Every 24 seconds, firefighters are responding to a fire somewhere in the United States, according to the National Fire Protection ...


Posted on Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Powerful Firefighters Union Has A Message For Joe Biden: 'Run, Joe, Run' - HuffPost
Powerful Firefighters Union Has A Message For Joe Biden: 'Run, Joe, Run'  HuffPost

The head of the International Association of Fire Fighters has a decades-old friendship with the former vice president.


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Top Firefighters’ Union Supports Biden, Opposes Medicare for All - Washington Free Beacon
Top Firefighters’ Union Supports Biden, Opposes Medicare for All  Washington Free Beacon

One of the leading unions representing firefighters throughout the United States has come out against Medicare for All proposals.


Posted on Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Fighters Better Able to Track On-The-Job Exposures to Deadly Carcinogens and Other Toxins - JEMS.com
Fire Fighters Better Able to Track On-The-Job Exposures to Deadly Carcinogens and Other Toxins  JEMS.com

WASHINGTON, DC -- Fire fighters on the front lines protecting their communities now have a valuable tool for recording and providing evidence of work-related ...


Posted on Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



IAFF Memorial Wall Names Added Cancer Deaths Firefighters 9/11 Attacks - Firehouse.com
IAFF Memorial Wall Names Added Cancer Deaths Firefighters 9/11 Attacks  Firehouse.com

The IAFF added 271 names to its Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial in Colorado Springs on Saturday, including 211 firefighters who died from cancer.


Posted on Sat, 15 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



IAFF 2571 seeks higher wages, more staff for fire department - Moberly Monitor Index
IAFF 2571 seeks higher wages, more staff for fire department  Moberly Monitor Index

City officials met with representatives from the local International Association of Firefighters 2571 Union to continue collective bargaining negotiations ...


Posted on Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Firefighters March in Support of Striking L.A. Teachers - Firefighter Nation
Firefighters March in Support of Striking L.A. Teachers  Firefighter Nation

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hundreds of firefighters are marching in downtown Los Angeles to support public school teachers as their strike enters its second week.


Posted on Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Nish Vartanian Elected to IAFF Foundation Board of Directors - PRNewswire
Nish Vartanian Elected to IAFF Foundation Board of Directors  PRNewswire

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MSA (NYSE: MSA), the global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products that protect ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fredonia firefighters raise $4,700 during 2019 Fill the Boot | News, Sports, Jobs - Evening Observer
Fredonia firefighters raise $4,700 during 2019 Fill the Boot | News, Sports, Jobs  Evening Observer

During the 2019 MDA Fill the Boot campaign, the dedicated members of the Fredonia Professional Fire Fighters Association IAFF Local 2931 took to the streets ...


Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 04:09:35 GMT



Bloomington To Consider Cannabis Task Force - WGLT News
Bloomington To Consider Cannabis Task Force  WGLT News

The Bloomington City Council will consider creating a task force to figure how it will handle recreational marijuana use when it becomes legal Jan. 1.


Posted on Mon, 09 Sep 2019 10:25:38 GMT



City Officials Look At Ambulance Options | News, Sports, Jobs - Jamestown Post Journal
City Officials Look At Ambulance Options | News, Sports, Jobs  Jamestown Post Journal

Because of a “gearing down” in the calls Alstar EMS responds to, city officials are examining the possibility of providing an ambulance services for the c.


Posted on Sat, 14 Sep 2019 04:52:38 GMT



Mayor, firefighter union president spar over dynamic staffing mid-news conference - 13WHAM-TV
Mayor, firefighter union president spar over dynamic staffing mid-news conference  13WHAM-TV

Rochester, N. Y. – Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren and Rochester Firefighters Association IAFF Local 1071 President Eddie Santiago debated over a City Hall ...


Posted on Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fairfax City Fire Hosting Back-To-School Supply Drive - Fairfax City, VA Patch
Fairfax City Fire Hosting Back-To-School Supply Drive  Fairfax City, VA Patch

Fairfax City Fire Hosting School Supply Drive - Fairfax City, VA - The City of Fairfax Fire Department set up donation boxes at two stations to collect basic school ...


Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters union head calls on White House to back 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund | TheHill - The Hill
Firefighters union head calls on White House to back 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund | TheHill  The Hill

The head of the nation's largest firefighters union is calling on the Trump administration to back a bill that would grant additional funding for the September 11th ...


Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:16:02 GMT



RFD union blasts study it asked for - RochesterFirst
RFD union blasts study it asked for  RochesterFirst

Rochester City Hall is claiming a staffing concern expressed by the city's firefighters union is “without merit.”


Posted on Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Houston's hard-charging fire union president has become mayor's most ardent opponent - Houston Chronicle
Houston's hard-charging fire union president has become mayor's most ardent opponent  Houston Chronicle

Published March 27, 2019. The cheers reverberated throughout White Oak Music Hall on election night even before Marty Lancton strode onstage, flanked by ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Local firefighters raise funds, awareness for breast cancer - Mercer Island Reporter
Local firefighters raise funds, awareness for breast cancer  Mercer Island Reporter

Mercer Island firefighters will join many across the world in recognizing breast cancer awareness month and raising funds to support a local charity.


Posted on Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Funeral details for fallen Appleton firefighter released - WGBA-TV
Funeral details for fallen Appleton firefighter released  WGBA-TV

Professional Fire Fighters of Wisconsin released funeral details for fallen Appleton firefighter Mitchell Lundgaard.


Posted on Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters get peer support training - KOLO
Firefighters get peer support training  KOLO

The Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District is supporting a peer support program that will benefit many fire agencies in northern Nevada.


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Baltimore Fire Department’s Plan To Scale Back Number Of Initial Responding Units Draws Concern From Union - CBS Baltimore
Baltimore Fire Department’s Plan To Scale Back Number Of Initial Responding Units Draws Concern From Union  CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Baltimore City Fire Department plans to cut down on the number of firefighters responding to initial calls, a move that isn't sitting well ...


Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Local firemen Fill the Boot today and Friday for MDA | News, Sports, Jobs - Alpena News
Local firemen Fill the Boot today and Friday for MDA | News, Sports, Jobs  Alpena News

ALPENA — These boots are made for fillin' ... for a good cause. Fill the Boot today and Friday in Alpena to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Fi.


Posted on Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



IAFF Fallen Firefighter Memorial service takes place tomorrow - KOAA 5
IAFF Fallen Firefighter Memorial service takes place tomorrow  KOAA 5

Hundreds of families are arriving in Colorado Springs for this years International Association of Firefighters Memorial. The annual event honors our brave ...


Posted on Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire union to Maryland governor: Act now or risk catastrophic failure of the radio system - WUSA9.com
Fire union to Maryland governor: Act now or risk catastrophic failure of the radio system  WUSA9.com

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. — The message from Montgomery County's fire union to Governor Larry Hogan was direct and alarming. The county's ...


Posted on Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



NH Primary Source: Fire fighters union endorsements: a look back - WMUR Manchester
NH Primary Source: Fire fighters union endorsements: a look back  WMUR Manchester

THE FIRE FIGHTERS' ENDORSEMENT. The International Association of Firefighters' endorsement of former Vice President Joe Biden was no surprise, but still ...


Posted on Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



WATCH: Sudbury Firefighters Union Stands With Stop & Shop Strike - Sudbury, MA Patch
WATCH: Sudbury Firefighters Union Stands With Stop & Shop Strike  Sudbury, MA Patch

Sudbury Firefighters Union Stands With Stop & Shop - Sudbury, MA - The Sudbury Firefighters IAFF Local 2023 announced they stand behind the Stop & Shop ...


Posted on Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Interim fire chief Robinson censured by IAFF | Local News - Ricentral.com
Interim fire chief Robinson censured by IAFF | Local News  Ricentral.com

EAST GREENWICH— At the International Association of Firefighters Conference last week in Seattle, the International Association of Firefighters voted to ...


Posted on Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Project Nashville: Will Two New Fire Stations Really Help? - WZTV
Project Nashville: Will Two New Fire Stations Really Help?  WZTV

James Wright's only been in the Nashville area five months. He shows Fox 17 News his favorite sign hanging on a wall which reads, 'A little bit Yankee. A little bit ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Framingham Mayor Participates in Fire Training in Honolulu - framinghamsource.com
Framingham Mayor Participates in Fire Training in Honolulu  framinghamsource.com

FRAMINGHAM – Mayor Yvonne Spicer is at the 87th annual U.S. Mayor's Conference in Honolulu Hawaii through Monday, July 1. On June 28, she participated ...


Posted on Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Louisiana's Governor Signs Firefighter PTSD Bill - Occupational Health and Safety
Louisiana's Governor Signs Firefighter PTSD Bill  Occupational Health and Safety

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards signed SB 107, a bill that would add post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to the list of injuries eligible for workers' ...


Posted on Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Wells Fire Chief Wayne Vetre passes away after battle with cancer - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ
Wells Fire Chief Wayne Vetre passes away after battle with cancer  NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

WELLS, Maine — The Fire Chief of Wells died Friday after a battle with cancer in Boston. Chief Wayne Vetre served the town of Wells for three years after being ...


Posted on Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Kansas City, Missouri, fire union announces endorsement for mayoral candidate - KSHB
Kansas City, Missouri, fire union announces endorsement for mayoral candidate  KSHB

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — On Wednesday, the Kansas City fire union announced its endorsement for Quinton Lucas. President of the International Association of ...


Posted on Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters, ready to deal with Trump, get little so far - The Washington Post
Firefighters, ready to deal with Trump, get little so far  The Washington Post

Before the 2016 election, few major labor unions were as helpful to Donald Trump as the International Association of Fire Fighters. After backing a series of ...


Posted on Wed, 08 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT



IAFF Local 12 celebrates 100 years, hosts professional fire fighters at convention - WTRF
IAFF Local 12 celebrates 100 years, hosts professional fire fighters at convention  WTRF

The City of Wheeling will soon host the 2018 Professional Fire Fighters of West Virginia State Convention.


Posted on Mon, 14 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Southeast Minnesota fire chief returns from suspension following expletive-filled staff meeting - Duluth News Tribune
Southeast Minnesota fire chief returns from suspension following expletive-filled staff meeting  Duluth News Tribune

RED WING, Minn. —The Red Wing firefighters union unanimously approved a resolution of no confidence in Fire Chief Shannon Draper on May 6, the union ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Two South King Fire and Rescue divisions file for union representation - Federal Way Mirror
Two South King Fire and Rescue divisions file for union representation  Federal Way Mirror

Two divisions of South King Fire and Rescue have filed representation petitions to join the IAFF Local 2024 union to solidify their conditions of work amid ...


Posted on Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters Union President Responds To Donald Trump After POTUS Criticizes Union For Endorsing Biden - The Inquisitr
Firefighters Union President Responds To Donald Trump After POTUS Criticizes Union For Endorsing Biden  The Inquisitr

The president of the country's largest firefighters union has responded after Donald Trump lashed out at the union for endorsing Joe Biden for president in 2020, ...


Posted on Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Tacoma WA Firefighter Union President Suspended For Treatment of Women - Firehouse.com
Tacoma WA Firefighter Union President Suspended For Treatment of Women  Firehouse.com

The president of Tacoma's firefighter union was suspended for 30 days without pay for regularly using derogatory terms to describe female colleagues.


Posted on Fri, 01 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Meet The At-Large Candidates: 3 More Questions About How They'd Lead Nashville - WPLN
Meet The At-Large Candidates: 3 More Questions About How They'd Lead Nashville  WPLN

In the runoff, voters in Nashville are selecting four at-large Metro Council members from eight who qualified. Deciding which ones to vote for reminds us.


Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 09:19:29 GMT



 

 
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