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Officials Warn Public About Outdoor Activity Dangers

With summer comes a lot of outdoor activities from grilling, to setting off fireworks, to sitting by a campfire. But, all the fun activities can present some pretty serious danger, too.

06/26/2013

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Wagner Picks Up Big Endorsements In Mayor’s Race

They protect city residents and those who work in the city 24/7 — Pittsburgh’s police and firefighters — and Wednesday morning their unions announced a candidate for mayor.

03/27/2013

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Pittsburgh Firefighters File Lawsuit Against City

Firefighters have filed a collective lawsuit against the City of Pittsburgh. Lawyers said some are working 90-hour weeks and are not being paid appropriately.

08/14/2012

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Pittsburgh Firefighters Engine House No. 8 Summertime Walleye Recipe

Firefighters from Engine House No. 8 in Pittsburgh stopped by PTL on Tuesday to show off their recipe for Summertime Walleye!

05/22/2012

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City Police, Firefighters, Paramedics Undergo Water Rescue Training

The chilling scenes of the Washington Boulevard flood last August remain vivid in the memory of city officials — as does the resolve that flood waters should never take another life.

01/09/2012

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City Police, Firefighters At Odds Over Parking Spaces

It’s the City of Pittsburgh versus the City of Pittsburgh – that is what the court papers will read after what is being described as a bizarre incident at City Hall. The incident started in the parking spaces alongside City Hall where local officials park their vehicles, including the mayor and City Council members.

10/26/2011

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Volunteers Offer Help To Tornado Victims

There was overwhelming support Saturday for the victims of Wednesday’s tornado in Westmoreland County.

03/26/2011

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Group Claims New Evidence In Bricelyn Street Fire

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – February will mark the 16th anniversary of a tragedy that has long sat heavy on the hearts of Pittsburgh. The fatal Bricelyn Street fire claimed the lives of three Pittsburgh firefighters. Greg […]

12/24/2010

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Union Calls For Firehouse Inspection

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) The union for Pittsburgh’s firefighters is calling for an inspection of a firehouse on the city’s South Side amid health concerns. According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, firefighters are concerned […]

12/02/2010