A member of an elite Utah-based hotshot crew has been hospitalized in Boise after a large log rolled over him while he worked to build a fire line on a central Idaho wildfire.
Firefighters and police supervisors in Henderson have agreed to concessions that would help the city.
Officials say two of the eight fire stations in North Las Vegas were shuttered Monday because there weren’t enough firefighters on duty.
The Clark County Fire Department is hiring 60 people.
Firefighters and the city of Las Vegas remain deadlocked over a new two-year contract. Officials say the union’s request would cost the city more than $12-million.
Federal agencies in Nevada are recruiting on-call firefighters for the upcoming wildfire season.
Sick leave requests are down in the Clark County Fire Department.
Firefighters across the valley remember the events of 9-11 and pay their respects to comrades lost on that tragic day.
Some North Las Vegas fire trucks are staying in the garage to save money.
About 40 North Las Vegas firefighters have been given pink slips in an effort to balance the city budget.