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California Lacks Federal Firefighters as Dangerous Season Looms

Federal wildland firefighter jobs in California are sitting open even as the West heads into what’s likely to be a brutal fire season. That’s not just a problem for California—where wildfires have ...

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It’s ‘crunch time’ for California’s firefighters as threat of long fire season

Firefighters work to protect a home as a tanker makes a Phos-Chek drop high on a hill during the ...


Winslow’s struggles to fill positions highlights statewide challenge of

WINSLOW — Three months of advertising and not a single application for the town’s open mechanic p...


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Body of Missing Rockland County Firefighter Found Under Scorched Nursing Home –

What to Know A massive blaze destroyed a Rockland County nursing home, killing one...


Essex County 911: Drug Ring|Missing Girl|Firefighter Saves Dog

Crime & Safety Why were those sirens wailing? Patch recaps some of Essex Count...


Conviction of Ex-DC Firefighter Could Be Thrown Out – NBC4 Washington

A former D.C. firefighter sentenced to jail for possession of drugs and guns is ex...