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A St. Louis Fire Department truck stuck in street collapse at 9th and Wyoming on Aug. 7, 2014. Photo: KMOX/Brian Kelly

Firefighters Remove Fire Truck Stuck in Hole for 2 Hours

It was a slow process, but St. Louis firefighters were able to remove one of their trucks from a hole in the street that opened up under one of its wheels at 9th and Wyoming this morning.

08/07/2014

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Dozens of Cars Damaged, Destroyed in Lake St. Louis Fire

Firefighters kept the flames from spreading, and no one was hurt.

07/28/2014

Chris Gelven

Monarch Fire Board Considers Action Against Captain Chris Gelven

The captain who blew the whistle on Monarch Fire Board’s plans to buy bulletproof vests and nail them to a wall still has his job for now.

07/11/2014

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Protestors Rally for Suspended Firefighters

Protestors rallied outside University City Hall demanding them to re-instate firefighters with pay.

05/13/2014

Emergency responders simulate disater at Scottrade Center in St. Louis

Missouri Union Bill Exempts First Responders

Some lawmakers are trying to curb the power of organized labor, but want to avoid upsetting some key political constituencies, namely police and firefighters.

05/10/2014

Monarch FPD2

Former Monarch Deputy Fire Chief Re-Hired as Chief

Assistant Chief Cary Spiegel replaces Tom Vineyard, whose resignation becomes effective today.

05/09/2014

Monarch chief Tom Vineyard. Photo: monarchfirefighters.org

Monarch Chief Tom Vineyard Resigns

Monarch Firefighters call Vineyard’s resignation “a huge loss for Chesterfield residents.”

04/30/2014

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Firefighters Suspended for Campaigning on the Job

The firefighters are accused of violating a statute that forbids first responders from being involved with campaigns while in uniform or on duty.

04/25/2014

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

St. Louis Fire Department Uses App to Improve Response Time

The department is using a $1 million federal grant it received in 2011 to provide city firefighters with technology on the scene.

02/26/2014

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4 Honored for Saving Man from Burning Truck

An eastern Missouri firefighter and three other people are honored for quick actions that saved a man in a burning truck last fall.

01/14/2014

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