Brockway, PA – Five Brockway firefighters are now nationally certified, the Brockway Borough Council learned at its February meeting. Fire Chief Mike Hoskavich said that five firefighters passed the National Pro-Board for Firefighter 2, and a sixth will get certified soon. In addition, two junior... Read More.
Brookville, PA – Over this past weekend, within around 8 hours after being officially put into service, the new Engine 2 fire truck for the Brookville Fire Department had its first call. Officials details are still limited on the fire itself, but Brookville firefighters say... Read More.
Brockway, PA - The Brockway Fire Department received a federal grant to replace aging equipment in the borough, the Brockway Borough Council learned in its September meeting. The $20,909 grant will be used to replace three-decade old vent fans and saws. The department is excited... Read More.
Eldred Township, PA – Although no one was injured, a vehicle crashed into a utility pole in Jefferson County last week, causing damage to not only the vehicle that struck it but also to a rescue vehicle later after the pole fell. It happened along... Read More.
Union Township, PA - A man was seriously injured after crashing his car into a parked fire truck that had stopped to help with another accident on Interstate 80. The unnamed man from West Salem had been traveling too fast for conditions last Wednesday around... Read More.