Local Newskansas

  • Fire Leaves Family Injured

    News
    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

    News
    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.


  • County Seeking Consolidation With City Fire Department

    News
    Dodge City Daily Globe
    Posted: January 15th, 2003

    Dodge City--The Ford County Commission asked county administrator Ed Elam Tuesday to see whether the city of Dodge City is interested in consolidating the Dodge City Fire Department's operations with the Ford County Fire/EMS Department


  • Firefighters Train to Investigate Propane, Natural Gas Fires

    News
    The Leavenworth Times
    Posted: January 15th, 2003

    Leavenworth--a two-day course held this week to help investigators determine whether gas systems cause a fire and covered such things as the makeup of furnaces and incorrect installations


  • Local Fire Marshals Urge Caution

    News
    The Winfield Courier
    Posted: January 15th, 2003

    Winfield--Consumers need to be wary of a company that has been giving presentations in hopes of selling fire protection equipment


  • Fire Destroys Local Tool Shed

    News
    The Winfield Courier
    Posted: January 15th, 2003

    Winfield--A shed in the 100 block of Michigan caught fire and kept firefighters busy for a couple of hours early this morning


  • Cambridge Fire District Gets Grant

    News
    The Winfield Courier
    Posted: January 15th, 2003

    CAMBRIDGE – Cowley County Fire District 8 has received state approval for a Volunteer Fire Assistance grant this year, according to Kansas Forest Service Rural Fire Coordinator Casey McCoy