The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation congratulates Chief Dennis Compton, chairman of the foundation’s Board of Directors, on receiving the Dr. John Granito Award for Excellence in Fire Leadership and Management Research.
The pursuit of higher education is no longer an option for firefighters who want to move up the ladder or for an officer to purse a chief's position. Deputy Chief Fred Kauser will explain why many departments require a degree for promotion. He also will...
The Chehalis city manager said he is not happy with any of the remaining three candidates for the fire chief's job, so he's not hiring any of them leaving the decision for his replacement to make next year.
An Albany firefighter, who was charged with, but ultimately cleared of nine counts of child molestation was awarded $444,781 in lost wages and benefits because he was fired from the department before being exonerated.