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  • Vermont Firefighter Dies During Response

    Firehouse.com News
    Posted: March 11th, 2003

    The Middlebury (Vermont) Fire Department lost a 37-year veteran March 9 at the fire station when responding to a call.

  • Man, Dog Perish In Blaze

    Posted: March 9th, 2003

    South Burlington-- Investigators are trying to find out what caused a deadly fire Friday morning

  • Residents Question Fire Budget At Vernon Pre-town Meeting

    Posted: February 28th, 2003

    Most of the 90-minute meeting was spent with the fire chief answering questions about his department's proposed budget, which is 56 percent higher than last year's, and a separate request from the department for $75,000 in new equipment.

  • Tense Moments in South Burlington

    Posted: February 25th, 2003

    Vermont--On a routine patrol of the Burlington Airport outskirts Monday morning, the Vermont National Guard saw something out of the ordinary

  • Wilmington Fire Chief Resigns

    Brattleboro Reformer
    Posted: February 13th, 2003

    Johnson, who helped transform the chief's job from a volunteer to a paid position, leaves behind a massive and rangy list of duties.

  • Fire Destroys Day-old VT Ambulance

    Rutland Herald
    Posted: February 11th, 2003

    Rutland, the Regional Ambulance Service’s new $120,000 ambulance — delivered Friday night — caught on fire, destroyed.

  • Smallpox Facts

    Easton Star Democrat
    Posted: January 22nd, 2003

    Smallpox is a serious, contagious, sometimes fatal disease caused by the variola virus.