Portage Fire Department
PORTAGE | Two fires in less than 24 hours sent two residents and a police officer to the hospital for smoke inhalation.
PORTAGE | An apparent kitchen fire in a first-floor apartment, which spread to two apartments above it, caused a three-alarm fire in Breckenridge Apartments on Thursday morning.
PORTAGE | A fundraiser and Rock 'n Blues show will be held Aug. 2 to benefit the Portage Police K9s and Portage Fire Department dog Bosco.
PORTAGE | A Hobart woman was airlifted Wednesday afternoon following a crash on Lute Road at the Prairie Duneland Trail.
BEVERLY SHORES | The body of Chicago man who went missing in Lake Michigan in late May was recovered near Central Beach Thursday night.
Portage | Two Portage firefighters received an honor Saturday that has been awarded only once before in the 15-year awards history of the Portage Fire Department.
PORTAGE | A Hobart woman was charged with three counts of driving while intoxicated after she allegedly struck a mo-ped with two girls aboard.
PORTAGE | The Portage fire Department will hold its annual Bicycle Rodeo and Safety Day to promote bicycle and general safety from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. May 17 in the east parking lot of Willowcreek Middle School, 5962 Central Avenue.
Smoke detectors save lives. Just ask any firefighter.
PORTAGE | The Portage Fire Department is investigating a Tuesday night fire that destroyed a 150-year-old barn.
The Portage Fire Department is investigating the cause of an early morning fire Sunday that damaged a mobile home at 181 Coral Ave. in Oak Tree Village Mobile Home Park.
PORTAGE | The Portage fire Department is accepting applications for firefighters through May 14.
PORTAGE | A mobile home was destroyed in a fire in Portage Wednesday morning.
PORTAGE | Fire officials are investigating a fire that damaged at least four apartments Wednesday night in the 5900 block of Wonderland Place.
PORTAGE | The Portage Fire Department responded to a report of a residential fire about 7:45 Friday morning.
PORTAGE | The Board of Works on Tuesday approved purchasing two vehicles for the Fire Department.
PORTAGE | Welding may have sparked fire in an industrial oil pit at a company at the Port of Indiana Thursday morning.
The U.S. Coast Guard and fire departments from Chesterton, Portage and Porter combined forces to practice ice rescue techniques on Lake Michigan.
PORTAGE | It's a time-honored tradition in the fire service to invite the community to stand beside firefighters and christen a new piece of equipment before putting it into service.
PORTAGE | The Portage Fire Department will host a wetting ceremony to place its newest rescue ambulance in service.
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