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Fire News

Published December 17, 2019

ST. CLAIR SHORES — A St. Clair Shores family is facing Christmas out of their home after a fire began in the shed and spread through the garage to the house Dec. 15.

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Published December 13, 2019

WARREN — Christmas with a Firefighter has become an annual tradition between the Warren Fire Department and Van Dyke Public Schools.

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Published December 6, 2019

CENTER LINE — Two firefighters suffered minor injuries battling a blaze that spread into the attic and eaves of a two-story home on Alex Street in Center Line Dec. 2. The occupants of the home — a man, a woman and a group of teens — reportedly exited the home safely after calling 911.

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Published December 5, 2019

WEST BLOOMFIELD — It took nearly two years to rebuild, but officials in West Bloomfield say the reconstruction of Fire Station No. 3 was well overdue — and the final product well worth the effort.

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Published December 5, 2019

MADISON HEIGHTS — A mother and her young daughter are mourning the loss of the family dog after a fire broke out in their second-story apartment while they were away.

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Published December 4, 2019

WARREN — A 73-year-old Warren resident reportedly succumbed to smoke and flames that broke out in a condominium in the Bear Creek Village community near Chicago Road and Van Dyke avenue Dec. 3.

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Published November 29, 2019

ROSEVILLE — The Roseville Fire Department and the Roseville Police Department are asking the public to be generous this holiday season and donate to a winter clothing drive.

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Published November 29, 2019

EASTPOINTE — The Eastpointe Fire Department gave out free smoke detectors Nov. 20 to get the word out about winter fire safety.

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Published November 29, 2019

WARREN — An early-morning fire ripped through “Warren’s friendliest local delicatessen” Nov. 27.

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Published November 29, 2019

HAZEL PARK — The firefighters at the Hazel Park Fire Department can breathe a sigh of relief now that grant funding has been acquired to modernize their self-contained breathing apparatuses — the air tanks they wear on their backs as they enter burning structures.

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Published November 27, 2019

HARRISON TOWNSHIP — Dave Bostater wants to “keep the wheels going ’round and ’round.”

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Published November 22, 2019

CLAWSON — The Clawson Police Department and the Clawson Goodfellows recently launched their second annual Fill the Cruiser toy drive to ensure that all Clawson families have a happy holiday.

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Published November 22, 2019

FARMINGTON HILLS — This fall, Farmington Hills firefighters have traveled to Farmington Public Schools’ elementary schools dressed as Avengers for their annual fire safety school assembly program. The message is that “not every hero wears a cape, so plan and practice your escape.”

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Published November 20, 2019

WARREN — An investigation into the cause of an early morning fire at a shuttered bowling alley on Van Dyke Avenue continued at press time Nov. 20.

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Published November 19, 2019

GROSSE POINTE SHORES — Public safety officials found themselves fighting not one, but two house fires Saturday morning in Grosse Pointe Shores.

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Published November 19, 2019

SHORES — The Grosse Pointe Shores Public Safety Department had an exceptionally busy weekend after battling two house fires on Saturday morning and a tree fire Sunday afternoon.

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Published November 11, 2019

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — Officials from the Shelby Township Board of Trustees and the Shelby Township Fire Department cut the ribbon to a new $1.9 million fire station on 25 Mile Road Oct. 31.

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Published November 5, 2019

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — A couple weeks after testifying in a murder trial, a co-defendant was sentenced.

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Published November 4, 2019

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP — Did you know that Bloomfield Township strictly enforces grooming rules for its police officers and firefighters? Hair must be off the ears and collar, mustaches must be neatly trimmed, and they can’t even think about sporting a beard or a goatee.

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Published October 31, 2019

FARMS —  As the hashtag #SticksOutForLoganAndBriggs circulates social media, local residents are displaying hockey sticks on front porches to remember the two Richard Elementary School students who died in a house fire Oct. 28.

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