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Laurel County firefighters call barn fire “suspicious”

Firefighters in Laurel County are calling a barn fire suspicious.

Nourish Lexington to feed firefighters, still helping those in need

Its regular food distribution, which begins at 5:30 p.m. each weekday and is open to everyone in need,

Mercer County large barn fire has firefighters busy before dawn

Firefighters say there wasn't any injuries and livestock was safe from the flames.

With coronavirus, close quarters not good for firefighters

Firefighters are known for their close relationships and their firehouses are literally small communities. But that's had a negative impact in one way during the coranavirus.

Firefighters approved for ‘virtual’ training

Uncertainties over how long the coronavirus restrictions will be in place has prompted the Kentucky Fire Commission to allow "virtual" training.

Corbin restaurant heavily damaged by fire

Fire breaks out at about 2 a.m.

Community turns out for man’s 101st

A Berea, Ky. man who wants to get 101,000 social media likes as part of celebrating his 101st birthday also will get a parade.

Estill County structure fire leaves mobile home a total loss

An investigation is underway after a fire in Estill County left a mobile home a complete loss.  

Red Lick Volunteer Fire Department raises over $1,000 at Chili supper

The Red Lick Volunteer Fire Department hosted a chili supper fundraiser Saturday that raised $1,100.

Firefighters respond to house fire; House is a total loss

Fire crews responded to a house fire Monday morning in Clark county.

Lexington fire recruits train for building collapses and rescues

Lexington fire recruits focused their training Thursday on building collapses and rescues.

Person suffers serious burns in house fire in East Bernstadt

East Bernstadt firefighters say one person was seriously burned in a house fire over the weekend.

House fire under investigation in Lexington

Firefighters in Lexington were called to a house fire Thursday morning on Cooperfield Court.

House fire on East Loudon Avenue

The Lexington Fire Department responded to a house fire on East Loudon Avenue around 5 a.m. Saturday morning.

Firefighters taken to hospital for heat exhaustion from fighting I-71 fire

Three firefighters were taken to the hospital for heat exhaustion from fighting a fire off I-71 Saturday.

Anderson County firefighters rescue driver trapped in car after wreck

Anderson County firefighters rescued a driver trapped in a car Sunday. 

Fire and police departments compete to raise money for families

The Lexington police and fire departments are competing in the second annual 'combat challenge.'

How firefighters beat the heat

Imagine fighting a fire in heavy gear in this dangerous heat and humidity. Find out how Lexington firefighters do to stay hydrated and safe.

Jim Beam thanks firefighters who put out warehouse blaze

In their letter, company officials say they "raise our glass" to thank the firefighters who extinguished the blaze and kept it from spreading.

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