Are you a high school student interested in rewarding career in fire services? Come join the Milpitas Fire Department at our 4 day camp where you will get hands on training on what it takes to be a fire fighter! Camp will include trained fire fighters serving as instructors, technical skill education and physical skill preparation. BBQ on the final day of the program! Please Note: 1. Instructor: Milpitas Fire Department 2.
Fire fighters rescue red-faced teenager who got stuck in a swing at a children’s playground
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Rowan Mantell. Jo was just 17 when she signed up with Norfolk Fire Service. Within weeks she was completing energy-sapping climbs and runs, handling heavy hoses, learning how to quench flames, cut open cars, and deal with anything from trapped kittens to chemical spills and suicides. No concessions were made during the tough training regime which turned teenager Jo Reynolds into the first female full-time firefighter in the country.
California is paying inmates $1 an hour to fight wildfires
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California is currently suffering from several devastating and deadly fires. The Camp Fire in Butte County, California, has killed at least 29 people and left more than people unaccounted for, making it the deadliest wildfire in the state's history. The Woolsey Fire in Los Angeles County and Ventura County has killed at least two people, consumed over 85, acres and, as of the latest official report, is only 15 percent contained. In August, the Mendocino Complex Fire scorched approximately , acres of northern California and destroyed over homes.