Fire and EMS

Oct 06, 2014 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA (NEWS) - Today Indiana State Fire Marshal Jim Greeson announced the launch of an online smoke alarm pledge in partnership with Indiana fire departments, schools, and school corporations. Marshal Greeson announced the pledge alongside firefighters and students at the Blue & Gold Academy in Indianapolis. Decatur Township firefighters and officials from the Metropolitan...
Oct 05, 2014 |
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Yorktown Volunteer Firefighter's Helping Out and Being Helped This Year By Heather Collins MUNCIE, INDIANA (ENTERTAINMENT) - The third annual Haunted Forest in Muncie will begin spooking residents on October 3rd. Co-chairwoman Nancy Carlson couldn’t reveal all of the hair-raising mysteries that await attendees, but she could reveal some thrilling information about the upcoming ghoulish event. The...
Aug 07, 2014 |
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Safety profile will identify household to emergency dispatchers. By Rick Yencer MUNCIE, INDIANA (NEWS) - AT&T launched Smart911 in Muncie and Delaware County on Wednesday that will help save lives by giving emergency dispatchers the information public safety needs to respond to crisis. Mayor Dennis Tyler, a retired firefighters, said the new, secure information system filled out by citizens...
Jul 27, 2014 |
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Cause of fire at old Warner Machine plant determined arson By Rick Yencer MUNCIE, INDIANA (NEWS) -  A day after fire swept through an old three story factory, Muncie firefighters were still pouring water on the site that was too dangerous to enter. Fire Chief Ed Bell said the old building once used by Warner Machine of Warner Gear days. Bell also said the site might be inspected this week after...
Jun 24, 2014 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT PENDLETON, INDIANA (NEWS) - Last night around 11:20 p.m. a north bound semi that failed to slow down for slowed traffic entering a construction zone on I-69 caused a chain reaction crash that claimed one life and involved four vehicles. Troopers, who were at the rear of the construction zone trying to slow down traffic entering the zone, said the initial vehicle that was struck...
Jun 03, 2014 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT DELAWARE COUNTY, INDIANA (NEWS) - This morning around 11:45 a.m. troopers responded to the area of I-69 north bound around the 233.5 mile marker for a two vehicle crash. When they arrived they found a 2002 Chrysler 300 off the right side of the road with heavy rear end damage, and a Dodge Pickup off the right side of the road in a field with front end damage. Preliminary...
May 20, 2014 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT DELAWARE COUNTY (NEWS) - A Muncie woman was killed Tuesday when the car she was driving went left of center and struck a semi tractor trailer head on. The crash occurred just before 4 p.m. this afternoon on SR3 just south of Delaware County Road 500 North. Leah Beaty, 47, Muncie, died when her north bound 1992 Cadillac drove left of center and struck a south bound 2004...
May 19, 2014 |
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Vogue Cleaners engulfed in flames as Muncie firefighters arrive By Rick Yencer MUNCIE, INDIANA (NEWS) - Elisha Lloyd looked out the door of his home and thought a neighbor's garage was on fire Monday in south Muncie. It turned out the fire was at Vogue Dry Cleaners on West Eighth Street across from the former Chevrolet plant that took Muncie firefighters nearly two hours to put out the last flame...
Jan 07, 2014 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT GAS CITY, INDIANA (NEWS) - Gas City firefighter Tim Horn fought a working house fire in Gas City last night. After battling that until it was put out, he left to deliver mail according to Brian Patrick Swanner. Horn is also a Marine. No one was injured in the house fire that occurred in the 200 block of East South "E" street. The photo (click for a larger version) was taken by...
Dec 19, 2013 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT MUNCIE, INDIANA (NEWS) - A gas leak at Scheumann Stadium this morning shut down the alumni center and football office. After an hour, utility crews were still looking for the shutoff according to a Ball State official. No danger and repairs were underway by mid morning.
Dec 19, 2013 |
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Cosponsors bipartisan bill to exempt volunteer first responders from healthcare requirement   FREE PRESS REPORT   WASHINGTON, DC - Senator Joe Donnelly announced his support for the Protect Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act today, a bill that would amend the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to clarify that volunteer emergency service workers are not required to be counted as...

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