Author Archives: Eric Saldivar

Fallen Firefighters Honored in Moving Sacramento Ceremony

In a solemn remembrance echoing centuries of firehouse tradition, uniformed firefighters, family members and grateful citizens gathered in the heart of California’s capital Saturday, paying tribute to those who paid the ultimate price. The 16th Annual California Firefighters Memorial Ceremony, … Read More

LODD: Chico Fire Captain Joe Duran

The City of Chico Fire Department and Chico Firefighters, Local 2734 are saddened to announce the passing of one of their own in the line of duty. Captain Ruben Joseph Duran, lovingly known as Joe, passed away on September 12, 2018 following a battle with job-related cancer. … Read More