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Coroner: Woman died in hospital after Sangamon Towers fire - WAND
Coroner: Woman died in hospital after Sangamon Towers fire  WAND
Posted on Thu, 14 Jan 2021 23:19:00 GMT



National Guard Arrives in Springfield Ahead of Potential Events - NBC Chicago
National Guard Arrives in Springfield Ahead of Potential Events  NBC Chicago
Posted on Sat, 16 Jan 2021 21:03:00 GMT



Illinois Department of Labor Provides New Safety Resources for Fire Service Employees - myradiolink.com
Illinois Department of Labor Provides New Safety Resources for Fire Service Employees  myradiolink.com
Posted on Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:01:43 GMT



City of Springfield looking to buy defibrillators for fire department - FOX Illinois
City of Springfield looking to buy defibrillators for fire department  FOX Illinois
Posted on Wed, 13 Jan 2021 04:32:43 GMT



January is Fire Fighter Cancer Awareness Month | Health, Medicine and Fitness - Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
January is Fire Fighter Cancer Awareness Month | Health, Medicine and Fitness  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
Posted on Sat, 16 Jan 2021 17:00:00 GMT



Fire chief: No audible alarm heard in deadly apartment fire - FOX Illinois
Fire chief: No audible alarm heard in deadly apartment fire  FOX Illinois
Posted on Fri, 15 Jan 2021 20:55:00 GMT



Springfield firefighters to soon get access to U of I's saliva-based, rapid COVID-19 testing program - The State Journal-Register
Springfield firefighters to soon get access to U of I's saliva-based, rapid COVID-19 testing program  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Wed, 30 Dec 2020 08:41:33 GMT



Due To COVID-19 Outbreak, A Third Of Springfield's Fire Department In Quarantine - NPR Illinois
Due To COVID-19 Outbreak, A Third Of Springfield's Fire Department In Quarantine  NPR Illinois
Posted on Thu, 12 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



First responders next in line to receive COVID-19 vaccine - newschannel20.com
First responders next in line to receive COVID-19 vaccine  newschannel20.com
Posted on Wed, 30 Dec 2020 08:00:00 GMT



“There is nothing he would not tackle” - Illinois Times
“There is nothing he would not tackle”  Illinois Times
Posted on Thu, 31 Dec 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield looking to bring rapid COVID-19 testing to firefighters - newschannel20.com
Springfield looking to bring rapid COVID-19 testing to firefighters  newschannel20.com
Posted on Fri, 18 Dec 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Cab company destroyed during large fire in Springfield - WAND
Cab company destroyed during large fire in Springfield  WAND
Posted on Sun, 13 Dec 2020 15:19:36 GMT



One-Third of Springfield (IL) Firefighters in Quarantine Due to COVID-19 - FireEngineering.com
One-Third of Springfield (IL) Firefighters in Quarantine Due to COVID-19  FireEngineering.com
Posted on Fri, 13 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Woman killed in house fire on Northwest Side, San Antonio firefighters say - KSAT San Antonio
Woman killed in house fire on Northwest Side, San Antonio firefighters say  KSAT San Antonio
Posted on Sat, 16 Jan 2021 17:43:00 GMT



Mayor selects Blough as new Springfield fire chief - The State Journal-Register
Mayor selects Blough as new Springfield fire chief  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Mon, 30 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



IDPH reports lowest COVID-19 case total in last week - The State Journal-Register
IDPH reports lowest COVID-19 case total in last week  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sun, 10 Jan 2021 20:39:40 GMT



Here's why Springfield is collecting, but not spending pot sales tax revenue - The State Journal-Register
Here's why Springfield is collecting, but not spending pot sales tax revenue  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Fri, 15 Jan 2021 20:13:41 GMT



Pritzker allows Illinois’ Region 1 to move to Tier 2 restrictions, effective immediately - MyStateline.com
Pritzker allows Illinois’ Region 1 to move to Tier 2 restrictions, effective immediately  MyStateline.com
Posted on Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:28:00 GMT



Mayor Langfelder appoints new Springfield Fire Chief | Top Stories - WAND
Mayor Langfelder appoints new Springfield Fire Chief | Top Stories  WAND
Posted on Mon, 30 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield Fire Department fills thousands of hours of overtime in 2020, causing problems for the city's budget - WAND
Springfield Fire Department fills thousands of hours of overtime in 2020, causing problems for the city's budget  WAND
Posted on Thu, 17 Dec 2020 08:00:00 GMT



What's in the box? Mystery behind box found in Lebanon, Mo. solved - KYTV
What's in the box? Mystery behind box found in Lebanon, Mo. solved  KYTV
Posted on Thu, 14 Jan 2021 00:02:00 GMT



Visitation held for deceased firefighter and wife - wcia.com
Visitation held for deceased firefighter and wife  wcia.com
Posted on Sun, 03 Jan 2021 08:00:00 GMT



Who will be the next Springfield fire chief? Union contract, city code, previous applicants offer hints - The State Journal-Register
Who will be the next Springfield fire chief? Union contract, city code, previous applicants offer hints  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Wed, 09 Dec 2020 22:03:08 GMT



Union: Shut down Springfield fire engines must reopen 'immediately' - WAND
Union: Shut down Springfield fire engines must reopen 'immediately'  WAND
Posted on Fri, 13 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield fire chief announces November retirement | Top Stories - WAND
Springfield fire chief announces November retirement | Top Stories  WAND
Posted on Tue, 17 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



PRITZKER BACKS BIDEN PLAN — A MADIGAN EXIT LOOMS — EMANUEL's BIG GIFTS — DUCKWORTH TAPPED FOR DNC ROLE - Politico
PRITZKER BACKS BIDEN PLAN — A MADIGAN EXIT LOOMS — EMANUEL's BIG GIFTS — DUCKWORTH TAPPED FOR DNC ROLE  Politico
Posted on Fri, 15 Jan 2021 13:20:00 GMT



Brandon Blough confirmed as Springfield fire chief - The State Journal-Register
Brandon Blough confirmed as Springfield fire chief  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Wed, 16 Dec 2020 01:47:31 GMT



Fire departments prepare for potential COVID-19 outbreaks - wcia.com
Fire departments prepare for potential COVID-19 outbreaks  wcia.com
Posted on Mon, 09 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



COVID-19 affects Springfield Fire Department's recruitment - newschannel20.com
COVID-19 affects Springfield Fire Department's recruitment  newschannel20.com
Posted on Thu, 29 Oct 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Six Fire Department members are promoted - The State Journal-Register
Six Fire Department members are promoted  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Mon, 25 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Two Springfield City Employees Test Positive For COVID-19 - WUIS 91.9
Two Springfield City Employees Test Positive For COVID-19  WUIS 91.9
Posted on Fri, 10 Jul 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield firefighters rescue injured girl at Carpenter Park - newschannel20.com
Springfield firefighters rescue injured girl at Carpenter Park  newschannel20.com
Posted on Mon, 31 Aug 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Woman killed in Springfield house fire identified | Top Stories - WAND
Woman killed in Springfield house fire identified | Top Stories  WAND
Posted on Fri, 28 Aug 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Insight on Illinois - January 2021 #1 | Clark Hill PLC - JD Supra
Insight on Illinois - January 2021 #1 | Clark Hill PLC  JD Supra
Posted on Thu, 14 Jan 2021 17:38:26 GMT



I-TEAM: Self-dealing at local fire department - WAND
I-TEAM: Self-dealing at local fire department  WAND
Posted on Wed, 07 Oct 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield fire chief to retire at end of month - The State Journal-Register
Springfield fire chief to retire at end of month  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 08 Dec 2020 18:52:51 GMT



Daring rescue of 83-year-old caught on video after car crashes into Illinois home - Belleville News-Democrat
Daring rescue of 83-year-old caught on video after car crashes into Illinois home  Belleville News-Democrat
Posted on Fri, 02 Oct 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Crews work overnight to extinguish structure fire | Top Stories - WAND
Crews work overnight to extinguish structure fire | Top Stories  WAND
Posted on Sat, 14 Mar 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield Fire Department promotes five - The State Journal-Register
Springfield Fire Department promotes five  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Detached garage destroyed in Springfield fire | Top Stories | wandtv.com - WAND
Detached garage destroyed in Springfield fire | Top Stories | wandtv.com  WAND
Posted on Mon, 17 Aug 2020 07:00:00 GMT



200 Illinois National Guard troops to assist with security at Biden inauguration - MyStateline.com
200 Illinois National Guard troops to assist with security at Biden inauguration  MyStateline.com
Posted on Tue, 12 Jan 2021 22:08:00 GMT



IL Firefighter Support Group Sees Call Spike in Pandemic - Firehouse.com
IL Firefighter Support Group Sees Call Spike in Pandemic  Firehouse.com
Posted on Wed, 04 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield Fire Department receives funding for PPE - newschannel20.com
Springfield Fire Department receives funding for PPE  newschannel20.com
Posted on Wed, 25 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield fire chief announces retirement - newschannel20.com
Springfield fire chief announces retirement  newschannel20.com
Posted on Wed, 18 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



'I had 10 horrible days': Chief Reyne discusses COVID-19 experience - newschannel20.com
'I had 10 horrible days': Chief Reyne discusses COVID-19 experience  newschannel20.com
Posted on Wed, 18 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield IL OK's Firefighters' Contract | Firehouse - Firehouse.com
Springfield IL OK's Firefighters' Contract | Firehouse  Firehouse.com
Posted on Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



No one hurt after fire destroys RV in Springfield - WAND
No one hurt after fire destroys RV in Springfield  WAND
Posted on Thu, 20 Aug 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Cause of Club Station House fire released | Top Stories - WAND
Cause of Club Station House fire released | Top Stories  WAND
Posted on Mon, 11 May 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Melvin D. Wing - Illinois Times
Melvin D. Wing  Illinois Times
Posted on Wed, 25 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Changes could be coming to the Springfield Fire Department - FOX Illinois
Changes could be coming to the Springfield Fire Department  FOX Illinois
Posted on Thu, 15 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT



38-year-old woman killed in Sangamon County crash - WAND
38-year-old woman killed in Sangamon County crash  WAND
Posted on Mon, 09 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Southern Illinois fire departments receive equipment grants - WSIL TV
Southern Illinois fire departments receive equipment grants  WSIL TV
Posted on Mon, 29 Jun 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield Fire Department names new fire marshal - The State Journal-Register
Springfield Fire Department names new fire marshal  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Mayor selects Allen Reyne as new Springfield fire chief - The State Journal-Register
Mayor selects Allen Reyne as new Springfield fire chief  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT



City Of Springfield Helps Businesses With Social Distancing Policy - NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS
City Of Springfield Helps Businesses With Social Distancing Policy  NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS
Posted on Sat, 18 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Applications accepted for fire department grant program - newschannel20.com
Applications accepted for fire department grant program  newschannel20.com
Posted on Mon, 16 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Meet the Springfield Fire Departments first female division chief - The State Journal-Register
Meet the Springfield Fire Departments first female division chief  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire damages inside of Springfield Wendy's | Top Stories | wandtv.com - WAND
Fire damages inside of Springfield Wendy's | Top Stories | wandtv.com  WAND
Posted on Sat, 22 Feb 2020 23:09:06 GMT



Boogaloo Boys 'will continue' their armed rally in DC on Sunday despite 15,000 National Guard troops - Daily Mail
Boogaloo Boys 'will continue' their armed rally in DC on Sunday despite 15,000 National Guard troops  Daily Mail
Posted on Sat, 16 Jan 2021 20:05:00 GMT



City of Springfield, police, fire, school district release statement on COVID-19 - WAND
City of Springfield, police, fire, school district release statement on COVID-19  WAND
Posted on Tue, 10 Mar 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Fire chief selection clause in union contract unique to Springfield - The State Journal-Register
Fire chief selection clause in union contract unique to Springfield  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sun, 18 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire after which authorities found body investigated as arson - WAND
Fire after which authorities found body investigated as arson  WAND
Posted on Mon, 13 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Seeing smoke in Central Illinois? Weather service says fires, atmospheric conditions are to blame - Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
Seeing smoke in Central Illinois? Weather service says fires, atmospheric conditions are to blame  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
Posted on Fri, 09 Oct 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Woman, pets die in State Street house fire - The State Journal-Register
Woman, pets die in State Street house fire  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sat, 11 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT



First responders unite for food, toy drive for Springfield area children, families - The State Journal-Register
First responders unite for food, toy drive for Springfield area children, families  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 08 Dec 2020 16:14:22 GMT



Only 29 Springfield firefighters remain in quarantine - newschannel20.com
Only 29 Springfield firefighters remain in quarantine  newschannel20.com
Posted on Mon, 16 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield Fire Department regains Class 1 rating - The State Journal-Register
Springfield Fire Department regains Class 1 rating  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 09 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Local fire protection districts cope with volunteer shortages - The State Journal-Register
Local fire protection districts cope with volunteer shortages  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield Fire Department restructuring as five chiefs announce retirement - FOX Illinois
Springfield Fire Department restructuring as five chiefs announce retirement  FOX Illinois
Posted on Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Newly appointed Springfield fire chief outlines his goals for the future - newschannel20.com
Newly appointed Springfield fire chief outlines his goals for the future  newschannel20.com
Posted on Wed, 09 Dec 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield fire chief to retire at the end of the month - The State Journal-Register
Springfield fire chief to retire at the end of the month  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield IL Firefighters Union New Contract Residency Requirement Raises - Firehouse.com
Springfield IL Firefighters Union New Contract Residency Requirement Raises  Firehouse.com
Posted on Sat, 12 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield Fire Chief reflects on life of Frank Edwards - newschannel20.com
Springfield Fire Chief reflects on life of Frank Edwards  newschannel20.com
Posted on Wed, 29 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Illinois state Fire Marshal stresses safety when decorating for holidays - WIFR
Illinois state Fire Marshal stresses safety when decorating for holidays  WIFR
Posted on Thu, 03 Dec 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Your Illinois News Radar » 73 out of 214 Springfield firefighters are in quarantine - The Capitol Fax Blog
Your Illinois News Radar » 73 out of 214 Springfield firefighters are in quarantine  The Capitol Fax Blog
Posted on Fri, 13 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Two victims dead, one injured after warehouse shooting in Springfield, Illinois - USA TODAY
Two victims dead, one injured after warehouse shooting in Springfield, Illinois  USA TODAY
Posted on Fri, 26 Jun 2020 07:00:00 GMT



How Springfield's proposed fire service fee could impact you - newschannel20.com
How Springfield's proposed fire service fee could impact you  newschannel20.com
Posted on Thu, 10 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Two hurt after car crash in city - wcia.com
Two hurt after car crash in city  wcia.com
Posted on Sun, 13 Dec 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Six promoted within Springfield Fire Department - The State Journal-Register
Six promoted within Springfield Fire Department  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Crews respond to Springfield garage fire - newschannel20.com
Crews respond to Springfield garage fire  newschannel20.com
Posted on Mon, 14 Dec 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield budget to take hit next year due to police, fire overtime - FOX Illinois
Springfield budget to take hit next year due to police, fire overtime  FOX Illinois
Posted on Wed, 16 Dec 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Longtime IL Firefighter Dies of Heart Attack after Call - Firehouse.com
Longtime IL Firefighter Dies of Heart Attack after Call  Firehouse.com
Posted on Sat, 12 Dec 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Chicago accuses Rockford company of copying fire department logo - The State Journal-Register
Chicago accuses Rockford company of copying fire department logo  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Fri, 31 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield firefighters rescue dog from mobile home fire - The State Journal-Register
Springfield firefighters rescue dog from mobile home fire  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Two IL Fire Engine Companies Cut over COVID-19 Budget Hole - Firehouse.com
Two IL Fire Engine Companies Cut over COVID-19 Budget Hole  Firehouse.com
Posted on Wed, 02 Sep 2020 07:00:00 GMT



New Rules For Springfield Businesses Open During Stay-At-Home Order - NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS
New Rules For Springfield Businesses Open During Stay-At-Home Order  NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS
Posted on Thu, 09 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Your Illinois News Radar » *** UPDATED x1 *** Start. Taking. This. Seriously. - The Capitol Fax Blog
Your Illinois News Radar » *** UPDATED x1 *** Start. Taking. This. Seriously.  The Capitol Fax Blog
Posted on Mon, 09 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield nightclub, apartments catch fire - newschannel20.com
Springfield nightclub, apartments catch fire  newschannel20.com
Posted on Fri, 08 May 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield joins new program to provide free smoke alarms - The State Journal-Register
Springfield joins new program to provide free smoke alarms  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Mon, 29 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield Police Chief set to depart after accepting position in Tennessee - The State Journal-Register
Springfield Police Chief set to depart after accepting position in Tennessee  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 08 Dec 2020 15:52:40 GMT



Illinois Wildland Fire Crew Assists in Western US Fire Fight - RiverBender.com
Illinois Wildland Fire Crew Assists in Western US Fire Fight  RiverBender.com
Posted on Wed, 02 Sep 2020 07:00:00 GMT



WATCH: Illinois police officers rescue man from burning home - KMOV.com
WATCH: Illinois police officers rescue man from burning home  KMOV.com
Posted on Tue, 06 Oct 2020 07:00:00 GMT



City, municipalities set Halloween trick-or-treating hours - The State Journal-Register
City, municipalities set Halloween trick-or-treating hours  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 08 Dec 2020 17:39:05 GMT



Police duo receives Life Saving Award for Springfield rescue - WAND
Police duo receives Life Saving Award for Springfield rescue  WAND
Posted on Tue, 24 Nov 2020 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield firefighters ratify 5-year contract, including residency rule for new hires - The State Journal-Register
Springfield firefighters ratify 5-year contract, including residency rule for new hires  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Local bar owner tries to recover not only from pandemic but fire - WAND
Local bar owner tries to recover not only from pandemic but fire  WAND
Posted on Wed, 13 May 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Illinois public health officials report 1,880 new COVID-19 cases, including 11 deaths - KWQC-TV6
Illinois public health officials report 1,880 new COVID-19 cases, including 11 deaths  KWQC-TV6
Posted on Sat, 29 Aug 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield alderman calls out mayor on coronavirus communications - The State Journal-Register
Springfield alderman calls out mayor on coronavirus communications  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sun, 15 Mar 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Rescue squad, other agencies search for possible missing person in Sangamon River - The State Journal-Register
Rescue squad, other agencies search for possible missing person in Sangamon River  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sun, 24 May 2020 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters battle Riverton duplex fire - newschannel20.com
Firefighters battle Riverton duplex fire  newschannel20.com
Posted on Mon, 15 Jun 2020 07:00:00 GMT



 

 
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