- NSEFO responds to USFA canceling EFO Symposium. Wilmoth, Janet // Fire Chief Expert Blog;4/ 5/2013, p1
The article focuses on the cancellation of the 2013 Executive Fire Officer Symposium by the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) due to budget restrictions, which according to National Society of Executive Fire Officers president Patrick Kelly is a way for the federal government to make people angry...
- MSFCA CONFERENCE 2013. // Minnesota Fire Chief;2013/2014 Directory, p12
The article offers information on the education sessions to be covered in the Minnesota State Fire Chiefs Association (MSFCA) fall conference and annual meeting to be held in Rochester on October 17, 2013 including fire reporting systems, liability issues faced by fire chiefs, and leadership.
- Fire Service Day at the Capitol is March 12. Torkelson, Charlene; Parsons, Chris // Minnesota Fire Chief;Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p10
The article offers information on the annual Legislative Conference of the Minnesota Professional Fire Fighters, the Minnesota Fire Department Association and the Minnesota Fire Chiefs Association to be held at The Labor and Professional Center in St. Paul on March 12, 2014.
- Emery named FE/ISFSI Instructor of the Year. // Fire Engineering;Jul2013, Vol. 166 Issue 7, p42
The article reports that fire chief Mark C. Emery was honored with the "Fire Engineering"/International Society of Fire Service Instructors (ISFSI) George D. Post Instructor of the Year Award at the 2013 Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC) in Indianapolis, Indiana on April 25, 2013.
- Community Calendar. // Ellis County Press;9/26/2013, Vol. 22 Issue 25, p5
The article offers information on several events in Texas from September to October 2013. It says that the Bristol Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual meeting at the fire station on October 1 for the election of a fire chief. It states that the 28th Annual Heritage Day will be...
- Great Lakes Board focusses on three main areas during two day meeting. Esbensen, George // Minnesota Fire Chief;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p36
The article focuses on the two days of board meetings held by the Great Lakes Division of the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) in Minnesota from February 9-10, 2012. The main areas of interest covered during the meetings include shared services, the future of trade shows for the...
- Wish you were here. Wilmoth, Janet // Fire Chief Expert Blog;5/ 9/2013, p1
The article discusses the highlights of the 25th Annual Congressional Fire Services Institute's National Fire and Emergency Services Seminars and Dinner which was held at Washington Hilton hotel in May 2013. The keynote speaker for the dinner is U.S. Vice President Joseph "Joe" Biden Jr. The...
- Rochester 2013 MSFCA host - CHANGES DRIVEN BY SUGGESTIONS. Polzin, Randy // Minnesota Fire Chief;Sep/Oct2013, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p4
The article offers the author's insights on various meetings related to fire service in Minnesota. He says that the 2013 Minnesota State Fire Chiefs Association (MSFCA) which will be held in Rochester from October 16-19, 2013 will have changes in 2013. He states that the Minnesota Fire Service...
- Thousands Stand Down. // Fire Chief;Aug2005, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p13
The article reports that fire departments across the U.S. participated in a national stand down for firefighter safety beginning June 21, 2005. The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) is continuing to gather information on the national stand down's penetration to fire departments...