Local Newskansas

  • Fire Chief Being Treated For Cancer

    The Kansas City Star
    Posted: January 31st, 2003

    Kansas City Fire Chief Smokey Dyer has been diagnosed with a low grade, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

  • Injured Firefighter Returns Home

    Posted: January 31st, 2003

    A Wichita Falls firefighter burned in a fire Monday morning is back home. He suffered first, second and third-degree burns in a blaze on Seymour Highway

  • Fire Destroys Aliceville Home

    Coffey County Republican
    Posted: January 30th, 2003

    The house was fully engulfed on the west side and flames were through the roof and into the second story when LeRoy (firefighters) arrived,” Coffey County Fire District No. 1 Administrator Bill Walker said.

  • Fire Leaves Family Injured

    The Capital-Journal
    Posted: January 24th, 2003

    A woman and her toddler son suffered severe burns Tuesday afternoon when their house in southeast Shawnee County caught fire.

  • Home For Expectant Mothers Catches Fire

    Wichita Eagle
    Posted: January 20th, 2003

    It's fortunate they got out because this was a good-size fire," said Rob Hughes, Wichita fire battalion chief.