KTVN Channel 2 News: Governor Signs Two First Responder Bills

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First responders in Nevada now have a little extra protection under the law, with a bill signed Wednesday.

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Las Vegas Business Press: Angelo Aragon, president of the Professional Firefighters of Nevada, Q&A

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Angelo Aragon was elected in 2016 to the presidency of the Professional Firefighters of Nevada and took office Jan. 1. The Arizona native’s career with the Las Vegas Fire Department has spanned 32 years. He is a father of three children who has represented the Local 1285 union as secretary for the past 23 years. Continue Reading
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International Association of Fire Fighters Media Awards

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BEST COMMUNITY/EDUCATION OUTREACH PROJECT

First Place

“Safe Pools Rule!” and “Check Your Seats in the Heat,” Las Vegas, NV Local 1285 and Henderson, NV Local 1833. Submitted by: Las Vegas, NV Local 1285 and Henderson, NV Local 1833

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STATEMENT FROM RUSTY MCALLISTER, PRESIDENT PROFESSIONAL FIREFIGHTERS NEVADA

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“It has come to our attention that individuals claiming association with the ‘Associated Firefighters Burn Fund’ are soliciting telephone donations throughout Northern Nevada. This group is in no way affiliated with the International Association of Firefighters (IAFF), the Professional Firefighters of Nevada (PFFN), or any other Professional Firefighter Local within the state. Continue Reading

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Storey County Professional Fire Fighters Donate $1K in Scholarships to Local High School Students

Reno, NV – As summer break nears its end and a new school year awaits, Storey County Professional Fire Fighters presented two scholarships to university-bound students with the organization’s “2015 Scholarship Award.” This education-based donation is part of an annual effort for the firefighters to further education in their community.

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Storey County Professional Firefighters Donate a $1,000 Scholarship to Local High School Student Christopher Dufresne

 

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(Storey County, NV) – In July 2014, the Storey County Professional Fire Fighters (SCPFF) presented a graduating high school student with a $1,000 scholarship. This education-based donation is part of an annual effort for the firefighters to further education in the Storey County community.

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Northern Nevada Fire Fighters to Mass Distribute “Living With Fire” Posters and Door Hangers June 26 – June 30

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(Reno, NV) – Beginning June 30, and through July 15, 2014, Fire Fighters from Truckee Meadows, East Fork, Storey County, Reno, Sparks, Tahoe Douglas, Elko, North and Central Lyon County and Carson City will take to their neighborhoods to distribute information on “Living With Fire.”

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