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Injured Firefighters Escape Burning Building

Two North Las Vegas firefighters are injured after falling through the roof of a burning fourplex.


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Fire Department Study Completed

A study on improving the Las Vegas Fire Department has been completed.


NLV Fire Chief Placed On Leave

North Las Vegas City Manager Tim Hacker has put fire captain Al Gillespie on administrative leave after he refused to implement what he stated were “dangerous cuts” to the way the department used 911.



Two Fire Stations Close After Sick Calls

Officials say two of the eight fire stations in North Las Vegas were shuttered Monday because there weren’t enough firefighters on duty.


File photo of the aftermath of a house fire. (Photo by MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/GettyImages)

2 Bodies Found At Scene Of Reno-Area Fire

Authorities say the bodies of two adults have been found at the scene of a Reno-area house fire, and their suspicious deaths are under investigation.


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Feud Could Trigger Police, Fire Department Layoffs

The unions that represent North Las Vegas’ police officers and firefighters are feuding with city officials.


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Sick Leave Abuse Probe Wraps Up

(Las Vegas, NV)  —  An investigation into sick leave abuse in the Clark County Fire Department is over.  A spokesman for the county tells the “Review-Journal” some firefighters will be disciplined.  Only two have been […]

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–08/05/2011


North Las Vegas Begins Fire Truck “Brown-outs”

Some North Las Vegas fire trucks are staying in the garage to save money.

CBS Las Vegas–08/03/2011

Firefighter Sick Leave Audit

An audit has found no evidence of sick leave or overtime abuse among North Las Vegas firefighters.


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Fire Dept Layoffs Possible

As many as 50 Clark County fire inspectors could lose their jobs due to budget cuts.