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St. John Parish
Kenny Kuhn
June 29, 2020 - 10:00 pm
St. John Parish firefighter charged with smuggling weed.
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Jim Hanzo
March 26, 2018 - 8:45 pm
Four people were injured following the collapse of a residential structure in the 2300 block of Washington Ave in Central City. The New Orleans Fire Department received a 9-1-1 call reporting a “building collapse with possible person trapped” at 4:19 p.m. The first of five NOFD companies, carrying...
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February 19, 2018 - 9:00 am
Kenner firefighters remain on the scene of a fire that was reported at the old Kenner High School, 1601 Rev. Richard Wilson Drive, shortly after midnight. The building is an historic landmark that housed classes until 1996. Recently, the city was awarded a grant to begin renovations to put it back...
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February 03, 2018 - 9:26 am
The New Orleans Fire Department says five people, including a firefighter, were injured in a New Orleans East fire overnight. According to the NOFD, a number of people began calling around 12:30 a.m. reporting a fire that started in a vehicle had spread to an apartment building. Firefighters said...
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January 07, 2018 - 9:52 am
New Orleans firemen, called out to a trash fire Saturday night in New Orleans East, found a dead body at the scene. The fire broke out just before 9:30 p.m. in the 8400 block of Old Gentilly Road Firefighters said when they arrived, they found a large shipping container ablaze. But, when the fire...
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Jim Hanzo
November 13, 2017 - 9:38 am
New Orleans firefighters battled a blaze at a hotel in the French Quarter overnight forcing guests and employees to evacuate the building. No one was injured in the blaze at The Oliver House Hotel at 822 Toulouse St. NOFD got the call just before midnight, Sunday and when firemen arrived, they...
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August 02, 2017 - 11:27 am
(AP) _ Fire officials are responding to a building collapse in Minneapolis and trying to determine whether anyone is dead. The Minneapolis Fire Department tweeted that one fatality has been reported in Wednesday's collapse, but fire officials haven't been able to confirm that death. Police and...
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