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Two Firefighters Injured In Motel Fire

A metro Detroit motel that has been around since the 1960s is now a complete loss after fire tore through the building early Thursday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2013

A gas stove is used to heat a Detroit fire house. (Facebook photo)

Playing With Fire? Detroit Firefighters Use Stove To Stay Warm

Some Detroit firefighters had to resort to drastic measures to keep warm this week when the heat went at their fire house.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2013

Warren Fire Department Gets Nearly $2.8M Grant

The Warren Fire Department is getting a nearly $2.8 million grant to help hire more firefighters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2012

Residents Respond To Detroit Firefighters’ Supply ‘Emergency’

Residents from the city and the suburbs have been dropping off donations to Detroit fire stations this week to resolve a difficult problem … no toilet paper.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/27/2012

Detroit fire truck (Credit/Ray Templin)

Toilet Paper Shortage Has Some Detroit Firefighters Digging For Change

The problem is so bad in some places the firefighters have taken collections among themselves to buy some supplies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/23/2012

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Why It Matters: Michigan’s Ballot Proposals

Six contentious ballot proposals are before Michigan voters on Nov. 6, including several well-funded measures backed by special interest groups and five that would require amending the Michigan Constitution.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2012

Firefighters Deliver Smoke Detectors To Detroit Neighborhood

Firefighters will go door-to-door through a Detroit neighborhood Friday afternoon, passing out free smoke detectors and batteries.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2012

Detroit Firefighters Receive New Gear, Lifesaving Equipment

Detroit firefighters are getting some new protective gear, as well as 100 automatic defibrillators, thanks in part to a $1.75 million Federal Emergency Management Authority grant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/18/2012

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Neighbors Welcome Redford High Demolition

As the demolition continued this week at Detroit’s old Redford High School, area residents are thrilled.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2012

Grant To Allow Allen Park To Hire 6 Firefighters

The cash-strapped suburb of Allen Park is getting federal help to hire six firefighters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2012

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