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    Online training promotes safety in Springfield's bars and nightclubs

    The Springfield Fire Department created the online training tool to reduce overcrowding and other safety hazards associated with bars and nightclubs. Read on...
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    Recruitment event encourages women to consider career of firefighting

    The Springfield Fire Department will host the "Girls on Fire" Recruitment Event October 18th from 9am to 3pm at the Springfield Regional Police and Fire Training Center. Read on...
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    Springfield Fire Department urges residents to properly maintain clothes dryers to prevent fires

    In just one week, Springfield Firefighters have responded to two fires caused by improperly maintained clothes dryers, causing a total of $45,000 in damage. Both fires were caused by the build-up of lint. Read on...
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    Springfield City Council recognizes Springfield LifeSave designees

    Springfield City Council formally recognized three Springfield businesses for completing the “50/50 Challenge” to become the latest Springfield LifeSave Plus organizations. Read on...
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    Springfield Fire Department receives $2,000 grant to promote fire safety

    FM Global presented the check today. It will fund 4,000 fire safety activity books for Springfield elementary students. Read on...
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    Media Advisory: Springfield Fire Department to receive $2000 grant from FM Global

    The funds will be used to pay for 4,000 fire safety activity books for students from Kindergarten through 5th grade. Read on...
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    Springfield Fire Marshals investigate 4 vacant home fires in just 3 weeks

    Fire Marshals are asking for neighbors to be on alert, as they investigate 4 fires in vacant homes since the beginning of August. They believe three of those fires were intentionally set. Read on...
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    SFD to receive $640,000 grant for breathing apparatus

    Springfield Fire Department is breathing a little easier after being notified of a $640,000 grant to replace its self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA). Read on...
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    Fire Department reminds drivers to slow down in school zones

    As students get ready to head back to class, the Springfield Fire Department is reminding drivers to use caution while behind the wheel. The fact is, firefighters respond to more medical emergencies than to fires. Read on...
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    Cause of Midtown fire under investigation

    Springfield fire marshals are investigating a house fire that destroyed an empty home on the 1500 block of North Jefferson. Read on...
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    Additional information released in fire-related fatality

    Ashli Hilton, 30, died as the result of a fire-related incident in the 1300 block of East Pacific Tuesday evening. Read on...
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    Media invited to meeting with area tent vendors to discuss propose

    Springfield Fire Department will meet with area tent vendors July 31 to discuss proposed changes to tent guidelines. Read on...
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    Firefighters rescue 54-year-old from house on South Warren

    Springfield Fire Department investigators have identified the female that was rescued from her burning home in the 500 block of South Warren as Carmen Sue Plumb, age 54. Read on...
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    Springfield Fire Department warns about the dangers of exploding targets

    As exploding targets such as Tannerite and other similar brands become more popular, the Springfield Fire Department warns that using these products can be dangerous and potentially illegal. Read on...
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    Reminder: fireworks are illegal within Springfield city limits

    Fireworks vendors just outside the City limits will once again begin selling fireworks this weekend. The Springfield Fire Department reminds all citizens that it is illegal to possess, manufacture, store, sell, handle or discharge fireworks in the city. Read on...
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