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Featured Blog Posts – March 2011 Archive (4)


I will be at FDIC beginning this Sunday through Friday, drawing, meeting, greeting, signing, and most important, learning!

I will also be test driving a new comic while attending called..... well, you'll just have to check back and see:)

This will be much different from the heavy commentary that you're accustomed to - this new…


Added by Paul Combs on March 17, 2011 at 11:00am — 3 Comments

An Ailing Department’s Chief Complaint

UPDATE: Here is the link to the story of the Wednesday, March 2nd trustee meeting:

I can’t put my finger on it, but it seems as if I’m seeing more and more departments involved in some degree of discourse.

It’s running the gamut;…


Added by Art "Chief Reason" Goodrich on March 11, 2011 at 5:08pm — 4 Comments

CO Turn Cyanide Turn False?


On Tuesday, March 8th, 2011, my fire department was toned out for a CO without illness call in our district at 0724 hrs. 


Chief gets on scene and establishes command.  I was on the first-due engine with a driver, a firefighter and me as officer.  I advised the firefighter to turn on the multi-gas meter while responding non-emergency. 


As I call arriving, my chief advised me to check with the homeowner and investigate.  I took the gas meter…


Added by Timothy Gaffney on March 11, 2011 at 7:00am — 9 Comments

Spartan to Acquire Classic Fire

Today Spartan Motors, Inc. announced that it will acquire Classic Fire, the Ocala, FL-based fire apparatus…


Added by Fire Apparatus & Emergency Equip on March 7, 2011 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment

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