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Friends, family remember fallen firefighter as hero

Friends, family and thousands of Wisconsin first responders packed the Portage High School gym Sunday to pay their respects to Lawrence Millard, a volunteer firefighter from Endeavor who was struck and killed by a passing car during a routine call on Interstate 39.

Local firefighter bikes cross county to honor fallen firefighters

4,440-mile journey raises money, self-awareness

Last year, a Madison firefighter biked around the county to visit fire departments. This year he went a step further and is now biking across the country visiting fire departments along the way, all in an effort to raise money for fallen firefighters.

Volunteer firefighter ordered to pay restitution

Grossen sentenced to jail time, probation

A former volunteer firefighter in Darlington is ordered to pay restitution and spend six months in jail after facing charges related to an embezzlement case.

New Orleans's first woman firefighter dies in Wis.

Kathy Wilkerson joined department in 1992

The New Orleans Fire Department said its first woman firefighter -- a mother of two who got off welfare and into a 1992 recruit class -- has died of complications from cancer.

Wis. Supreme Court rules against firefighter

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has ruled against a volunteer firefighter who argued he was immune from liability after driving through a red light and colliding with another vehicle when responding to an emergency call.

Beloit house fire injures 2

Person suffers burns, firefighter suffers heat exhaustion in Sunday blaze

Fire officials are still investigating a fire in Beloit that injured two people.