NEW LENOX, Ill. (AP) — Firefighters in the Illinois village of New Lenox have some new equipment that may help them save the lives of pets suffering from smoke inhalation.
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HUDSON, Ill. (AP) — A new foundation to help the families of first responders is also being created as a memorial to a fallen firefighter from the central Illinois community of Hudson.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Villa Park in suburban Chicago has been awarded a $432,000 federal grant to purchase vehicles for its fire department.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers have asked Gov. Pat Quinn to make the firefighter certification process easier for the state’s military members.
CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago man is accusing Tinley Park firefighters of deliberately soaking him with water because of his faith and race.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Two Illinois firefighters killed in the line of duty last year were honored for their bravery at a ceremony in Springfield.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A man and his infant son have died after a fire that heavily damaged a home in western Illinois.
Galesburg Firefighters responded to downtown Galesburg in the early hours on Tuesday to a report of a structure fire.
BONNIE, Ill. (AP) — Illinois state fire investigators are trying to determine what caused a fire in a mobile home that killed two brothers in southern Illinois’ Jefferson County.
Area firefighters were able to receive ice rescue training during a certification class held Saturday at Lake Storey.
About a dozen firefighters from East Galesburg, Knoxville, and Monmouth participated in the training.