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Fire extinguisher recall

A MAJOR RECALL OF FIRE EXTINGUISHERS TO TELL YOU ABOUT NOW. THE CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION IS RECALLING MORE THAN 37 MILLION (KIDD-ah) KIDDE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS MADE BETWEEN 19-73 AND 20-17. THAT’S BECAUSE THEY CAN FAIL TO ACTIVATE IN AN EMERGENCY. AND, IN SOME CASES, THE NOZZLE CAN DETACH WITH ENOUGH FORCE

Father mourns firefighter from Hawaii killed near Yosemite National Park

JOE: THE WILDFIRES IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CONTINUE TO RAGE..LEAVING DEATH AND DESTRUCTION BEHIND. SIX PEOPLE HAVE BEEN KILLED..INCLUDING A MAN FROM HAWAII. THE FIRES..WHICH STARTED A WEEK AGO..HAVE BURNED NEARLY 100-THOUSAND ACRES, AND ARE JUST 20- PERCENT CONTAINED. 966 STRUCTURES HAVE BEEN DESTROYED. THE FIRES HAVE CLAIMED SIX LIVES…INCLUDING FIREFIGHTER BRIAN HUGHES, WHO’S ORIGINALLY FROM […]

Volunteer Fire Departments

ON. FOR MANY VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENTS IN CENTRAL ALABAMA IT’S A STRUGGLE WITH FUNDING AND MANPOWER… THEY ARE ALSO HAVING A TOUGH TIME GETTING NEW RECRUITS.. CBS 42 NEWS REPORTER MATT FERNANDEZ IS LOOKING INTO WHAT THAT MEANS FOR YOU.HE JOINS US NOW IN THE STUDIO. SHERRI, I SPOKE WITH THE FIRE CHIEF OF DAVIS […]

New fire station opens today

APP. FOR THE FIRST TIME IN MORE THAN TWO YEARS, THE KINGSTON COMMUNITY WILL HAVE IT’S OWN FIRE STATION. BIRMINGHAM CITY LEADERS WILL HOLD A RIBBOCUTTING TODAY TO MARK THE ROPENING OF STATION NUMBER EIGHT. CBS 42 NEWS REPORTER CONAN GASQUE JOINS US LIVE FROM KINGSTON. CONAN THIS IS SOMETHING THAT PEOPLE IN KINGSTON PUSHED […]