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Lexington EMS changes lights and sirens policy

When people call 911 for an ambulance it can be a life or death situation, but not always. When it's not and you're in a city ambulance in Lexington, it may take you longer to get to the hospital.

LFD: Family forced out of home after fire

The Lexington Fire Department says a mom and her three kids were forced out of their apartment when a fire broke out Monday.

UPDATE: Fire breaks out on UK campus

The north side of University of Kentucky's campus was without heat Friday night after a fire broke out at one of the campus' heating plants.

Average people don hazmat suits at Citizens’ Fire Academy

The Citizens' Fire Academy in Lexington lets the average person experience a little bit of what firefighters do everyday.

Lexington firefighters battle flames and snow

Lexington firefighters battled flames and snow when a house caught fire on Wallingford Court Tuesday.

Lexington’s ‘fire cops’: Two jobs in one

There are a number of reasons that make some fires hard to solve, but instead of a deterrent, it's a welcome challenge for fire investigators including one who brings a unique perspective to the job.

Are they connected? Investigating dumpster fires

After a rash of 11 dumpster fires break out in one neighborhood in less than a month, fire investigators are trying to find a suspect and stop a dangerous trend.

LFD battling fire at ‘The Thoroughbred Center’

Lexington firefighters are battling a second alarm fire at “The Thoroughbred Center” in Lexington.

LFD: Arson investigators looking for car after house fire

Lexington Fire arson investigators say they are looking for a vehicle fleeing the area of a house fire early Saturday morning.

Fire Breaks Out at Apartment Complex on Lindhurst Drive

A fire broke out at an apartment complex on Lindhurst Drive Saturday evening.

Lexington Fire Dept. Drills For Ebola

Lexington firefighters and paramedics drilled Monday morning to be ready if Ebola ever broke out in Central Kentucky.

Lexington Police HQ Evacuated Tuesday Morning

Lexington Police Headquarters were briefly evacuated Tuesday morning after chemical used for fire suppression was released into the air.

Lexington Police HQ Evacuated Tuesday Morning

Lexington Police Headquarters were briefly evacuated Tuesday morning after chemical used for fire suppression was released into the air.

Firefighters Tough Out Cold Temps

Just after midnight Tuesday, Lexington firefighters were called to a house fire on the 200 block of Swigert Drive. That's just as temperatures were taking a big plunge.

Firefighters Tough Out Cold Temps

Just after midnight Tuesday, Lexington firefighters were called to a house fire on the 200 block of Swigert Drive. That's just as temperatures were taking a big plunge.

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Brass Band Festival gets new executive director

Two new board members also named.