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LODD: U.S. Forest Service Firefighter Michael Hallenbeck

The United States Forest Service has announced the line of duty death of one of their own. USFS Firefighter Michael Hallenbeck, 21, from Shingle Springs, died late Saturday, August 8, 2015 after being struck by a tree during initial attack on the Sierra Fire near Lake Tahoe. 

LODD: Fremont Deputy Chief Jim Martin

Fremont Firefighters Local 1689 is saddened to announce the passing of Deputy Chief Jim Martin on July 24th. Martin lost a valiant four-year battle with job-related cancer.

Northern California Firefighters, San Francisco Giants Come Together to Support Foundation

It was a great day for baseball in the City by the Bay during this year’s Firefighter Appreciation Night with the San Francisco Giants benefitting the California Fire Foundation, with more than 3,400 firefighters and family members in attendance.