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Hoyer on Firefighters Killed in Arizona

House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after he attended the memorial service for the firefighters killed in the Arizona wildfires: “Today, as I stood with the families of the nineteen fallen firefighters in Prescott Valley, Arizona, I joined in remembering their dedication, their courage, and their sacrifice as...
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Event Shows County’s Appreciation for Sacrifices

Event Shows County’s Appreciation for Sacrifices

Volunteer Appreciation Day Offers Fun, Food With a nurse for a mother and a paramedic for a father, Stephanie Irving has known since she was a child that she would someday grow up to work in emergency services. The 22-year-old spent the last three years as a volunteer for the Dunkirk Volunteer Fire Department,...
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Fire at Charles County Fairgrounds

Fire at Charles County Fairgrounds

UPDATE Official Press Release: Investigators from the Office of the State Fire Marshal were called to investigate a fire at the Charles County Fairgrounds located at 8440 Fairgrounds Road in La Plata of Charles County. The fire was dispatched at 3:25 pm and spread quickly due to the weather conditions. It took about 170 firefighters...
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Firefighters Injured While Battling Calvert House Fire

Firefighters Injured While Battling Calvert House Fire

Maryland State Fire Marshall’s are investigating a house fire in Calvert County that destroyed a home in Owings. Over 40 firefighters from Huntingtown, Deale, Dunkirk, North Beach, Prince Frederick, Harwood/Lothian VFD responded to the 2600 blk of Kerry Ct. in Owings around 12:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 3. Crews arrived on scene to discover...
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UDPATE: Firefighter Injured While Battling St. Leonard House Fire

UDPATE: Firefighter Injured While Battling St. Leonard House Fire

UPDATE: Firefighters in Calvert County on are on the scene of a house fire in St. Leonard at 235 Leonard Court in the area of Maryland Avenue almost directly behind the St. Leonard VFD. The fire broke out shortly after 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 5. Crews arrived on the scene to discover heavy...
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