According to the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA), U.S. fire departments respond to an average of 160 home fires a year that start with Christmas trees. These fires have caused death, injury and and millions of dollars in damages. Almost half of that is caused by electrical distribution or lighting equipment and more an a fifth of Christmas tree fires are caused by some type of heat, such as a candle, too close to the tree.
After investigation, a white powder sent to a resident in a package he was not expecting turned out to be benign after being checked out by HazMat officials
This year's rally collected well over $110,000 for burn survivors, which will even help a Frenso firefighter who recently fell through the roof of a garage fire
Elderly woman is killed and son and daughter-in-law are injured in Saturday night fire on Evergreen St.
“Together in Stride, Centennial Pride” is the motto of the class of 2013 as family members help pin badges on their new uniforms following grueling 14 week academy
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