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Cosmo Pool Fire Fueled By Fake Foam Palm Trees

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Firefighters say fake foam palm trees and high winds fueled a poolside fire Saturday on the 14th floor of The Cosmopolitan on the Las Vegas Strip that sent plumes of black smoke from […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/27/2015

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Fire Breaks Out At North Las Vegas Plant

NORTH LAS VEGAS–Thick, black smoke could be seen for a number of miles, billowing into the extremely hot valley air, after fire breaks out at a recycling plant in North Las Vegas. Firefighters said the […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/16/2015

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Firefighters Launch “Check Your Seats in the Heat” Campaign

LAS VEGAS – Henderson and Las Vegas firefighters will launch the fifth annual “Check Your Seats in the Heat… Because Heat Kills” safety outreach campaign with a press conference Wednesday morning. Because heat knows no […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/10/2015

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Nevada Firefighters Concerned About Extra Cheatgrass Growth

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Late rains in Nevada have firefighters worried about the coming dry season, especially as new cheatgrass crops keep growing. Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District Deputy Chief Tim Leighton says that late rain […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/10/2015

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150 Firefighters Battle National Forest Blaze

More than 150 firefighters are battling a wildfire on the edge of Northern California’s Plumas National Forest about 80 miles northwest of Reno.

04/14/2015

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Man Stuck For Hour On A Las Vegas Zip Line Rescued

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Canadian tourist stuck dangling from a Las Vegas zip line about 80 feet above a street for nearly an hour is back on solid ground after being rescued by firefighters. […]

01/03/2015

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New Fire Station Opens

East Las Vegas gets new fire station

08/27/2014

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Three Sent To The Hospital After Stung By Swarm Of Bees

Clark County firefighters say multiple people were stung and three people were taken to the hospital after two men apparently provoked a large hive of bees.

08/05/2014

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Hundreds Of Firefighters Battle Blaze In Northern Arizona

The wind-whipped wildfire is burning in a rugged canyon between Sedona and Flagstaff.

05/21/2014

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Man Interferes With Firefighters Trying To Extinguish Blaze In His Garage

A Douglas County man is facing charges after authorities say he interfered with firefighters trying to extinguish a blaze in his garage.

05/03/2014

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