Fire News

Published October 26, 2018

WEST BLOOMFIELD  — The West Bloomfield Fire Department and the Oakway Fire Department Mutual Aid Group turned elected officials into firefighters for a day.

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Published October 24, 2018

ROSEVILLE — Recently, several Steenland Elementary students learned all about fire safety through a magical demonstration from the one and only Stan Safety the Magical Fireman. Stan Safety the Magical Fireman, known as William Schneider to his friends, stopped by Steenland Elementary Oct.Read More

Published October 23, 2018

SOUTHFIELD — Officials from the local and state levels met recently to discuss Michigan’s plan of action against a dangerous chemical that is contaminating drinking water.Read More

Published October 16, 2018

LATHRUP VILLAGE — Fire Chief Johnny Menifee recently provided an update on the services the Southfield Fire Department offers to Lathrup Village.  Menifee gave a presentation before the Lathrup Village City Council at a Sept. 24 meeting, providing statistics and safety tips.Read More

Published October 16, 2018

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — Along with new, longer-lasting air bottles for their self-contained breathing apparatuses, the cities of Grosse Pointe Farms, Shores and Woods are now also getting a new refilling station for those bottles.

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Published October 16, 2018

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — Like their neighbors in Grosse Pointe City, the Grosse Pointe Farms City Council has retroactively approved a three-year contract with Medstar Ambulance for emergency medical services.

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Published October 16, 2018

ROYAL OAK — During the Oct. 8 Royal Oak City Commission meeting, Fire Chief David Cummins honored members of the department with five meritorious service awards and six lifesaving awards.

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Published October 16, 2018

ROSEVILLE — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, in conjunction with the Roseville Fire Department, has announced a reward of up to $5,000 for information about an arson in Macomb County.Read More

Published October 15, 2018

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — All the Clinton Township Fire Department had to do was follow the smoke.

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Published October 15, 2018

BIRMINGHAM — When Birmingham’s second fire station, on West Maple Road, reopened last week after extensive renovations, firefighters returned to an impressive 11,000-square-foot building with plenty of high-tech upgrades.

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Published October 9, 2018

OAKLAND TOWNSHIP — The township’s Fire Department will soon see new Jaws of Life-style equipment, pressure hoses, a carport and more.

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Published October 9, 2018

TROY — For a number of years, Troy Fire Chief Dave Roberts and others have wanted to honor deceased firefighters.

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Published October 9, 2018

TROY — In the past, paramedics on one-person units responding to calls that required advanced life support were required to wait for the two-person transport unit to arrive before advanced lifesaving measures could be started, including administering IVs, insulin and other medication, or performing electro cardiac shock. 

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Published October 9, 2018

ROYAL OAK — Royal Oak firefighters rescued a dog from a smoky upstairs bedroom and extinguished a blaze at a home in the 700 block of East Third Street during the morning Oct. 9.

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Published October 9, 2018

GROSSE POINTE CITY — A year after starting to use a new ambulance service provider, Grosse Pointe City has a formal contract with the company.

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Published October 8, 2018

ROSEVILLE — The Roseville Fire Department responded to a house fire at approximately 8:30 a.m. Oct. 6 in the 28200 block of Maple Street, which is north of Martin Road and west of Gratiot Avenue.

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Published October 8, 2018

BIRMINGHAM/BLOOMFIELD — It’s that time of year when we fire up the furnace for the first time in months, build cozy bonfires in the backyard and light candles inside spooky pumpkins.

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Published October 8, 2018

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — The Shelby Township Fire Department’s Station No. 1, 6345 23 Mile Road, will be observing National Fire Prevention Week with its annual fire station open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13.

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Published October 3, 2018

EASTPOINTE — The community is mourning following a deadly house fire that took place around 7 a.m. Sept. 29 on Nevada Avenue near Toepfer Drive.

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Published October 2, 2018

CLAWSON — The Clawson Fire Department will cap off Fire Prevention Week Oct. 7-13 with its annual open house from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14.

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