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  • The $100,000 List

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    Las Vegas Review-Journal
    Posted: April 22nd, 2003

    Overall, 167 county firefighters earned between $100,000 and $150,000 with many receiving overtime and seniority-rewarding longevity pay.


  • FBI Has Blast At Base

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    San Bernardino Sun
    Posted: April 22nd, 2003

    The explosions were real but it was a drill, an educational exercise. This class included police officers and firefighters from Virginia, New York, Ohio, Nevada, Illinois and California.


  • Nevada Fire Station Burns

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    Mohave Valley News
    Posted: April 9th, 2003

    Fighting the fire was impossible for arriving volunteers. "All we had here at the station was two garden hoses, and the water pressure is not much," Chief McClintock said.


  • Rural Nevada Community Fire Station Burns

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    Mohave Daily News
    Posted: April 9th, 2003

    Calnevari--"Dispatch, we have a problem here," were the words of Jack McClintock arriving at his burning fire station Monday evening about 6:30 p.m. in the southeastern corner of Nevada on U.S. Highway 95, near the Nevada-California state line


  • Arson Suspected In Nevada Blaze

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    Pahrump Valley Times
    Posted: April 9th, 2003

    Pahrump Valley Fire-Rescue Service personnel responded to the scene within minutes of the 5 a.m. call, and they had the fire under control by 5:15


  • No Fire Inspections At Pallet Firm Since 2000

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    RENO GAZETTE-JOURNAL
    Posted: April 4th, 2003

    A pallet business that filled Reno’s sky with smoke after a spectacular fire Monday has not been inspected in 2½ years, despite two arson fires there in 2000, according to Reno Fire Department records.


  • Five People Injured in Las Vegas House Fire

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    Courtesy of Las Vegas Fire & Rescue
    Posted: April 1st, 2003

    Three women, a teenage boy and a small girl were seriously injured in a fire that swept their Las Vegas home on the city’s north side Monday morning. Fire investigators have ruled the fire an accident. Security bars delayed the victim’s exit from the smoke filled house.


  • Clark County On High Alert As War Rages On

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    The Laughlin Nevada Times
    Posted: March 26th, 2003

    Both the Clark County Fire Department and the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department have stepped up security efforts during the national threat advisory level of orange and have begun planning in case the region moves up to the highest stage of red alert.