WHITING | Sharon Warnecke is a woman of firsts.
JACKSON TOWNSHIP | A two-car garage was destroyed and the attached home significantly damaged here Thursday night in a fire.
LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Firefighters from several area departments were called Thursday morning to a residential fire at 245 Papillon Drive.
PORTAGE | Portage Fire Department has become the county's guinea pig of sorts.
HOBART | Interim Fire Chief Brian Kerr has stepped down from the position he's held for little more than three months.
HOBART | The city's former fire chief didn't comply with state statutes when he traded a 1985 fire truck for desktop computers, a recent State Board of Accounts audit said.
Over the past few years, cities and towns in Indiana have made significant cuts in fire personnel because of the property tax caps that have been adopted: South Bend eliminated 49 positions and Kokomo 12 positions; Muncie laid off 32; and Logansport handed pink slips to 10. Closer to home, G…
HOBART | Fire officials have initiated a new call-out system to bring off-duty firefighters to emergencies that warrant their presence, Fire Chief Brian Taylor said.
VALPARAISO | Firefighter and Task Force Tips employee Dwayne Tate said it's still difficult to put himself in the shoes of New York City emergency responders who lost their lives following the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.
CHESTERTON | Chesterton firefighters and members of the IAFF Local 4600 will hold a boot drive today to collect funds for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
PORTAGE | The Portage Township Advisory Board approved a resolution Tuesday night advancing the efforts to buy a new fire engine, Fire Department vehicles and related equipment.
Is it better for an addict to go cold turkey or to be weaned off its drug of choice? That's a question the Distressed Unit Appeals Board was created to solve.
LANSING | The Fire Department is going to purchase new computer software to help firefighters run drills on how to conduct themselves in emergency situations
GARY | Mayor Rudy Clay has appointed a 32-year firefighting veteran to lead the Gary Fire Department.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS | An early morning fire caused extensive damage Monday at Prodigy Medical Supply, 430 W. 14th St..
HOBART | Given the high number of apartment fires last year, prevention tops the New Year's resolution list for Fire Chief Brian Taylor and other fire officials.
CHICAGO | Firefighters from as far away as Seattle and Washington, D.C., converged Thursday on the South Side to pay tribute to Chicago firefighter Corey Ankum, a former Lynwood resident who was killed last week while on duty.
LANSING | As a large crane lifted the covering off of the bronze statue Saturday morning, the crowd that extended onto Ridge Road at the intersection of Henry and Grant streets applauded in approval.
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