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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BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A dog is recovering from a fall into an icy lake after being rescued by Belleville firefighters.
CHICAGO (AP) — A bald eagle rescued by a nature photographer from central Illinois has recovered and been released to the wild. But the man credited with saving him faces misdemeanor charges of interfering with wildlife.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Springfield Fire Department is getting ready to roll out life-support units that will be able to administer drugs to victims of traffic accidents or medical emergencies.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Authorities are investigating what caused a Rockford house fire in which firefighters rescued a 14-year-old boy.
WESTERN SPRINGS, Ill. (AP) — A man who rescued an elderly woman from a car stuck on the tracks in southwest suburban Chicago says he looked up to see an oncoming Metra commuter train bearing down on them.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Rockford firefighters have rescued a 14-year-old boy who they found hiding in the basement under a sheet during a home fire.
MURPHYSBORO, Ill. (AP) — Four Illinois Department of Human Services employees have rescued a woman from a house fire in Murphysboro.
PLAINFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Emergency crews rescued a 12-year-old girl Friday after she fell through a grate and became trapped in a 10-foot hole outside a school in northeastern Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — A man, a woman and two pugs were rescued from a 48-foot motorboat after it caught fire on Lake Michigan.