Tag Archives: Nebraska

Volunteer Firefighter in Nebraska Ordered to Remove Flag Honoring Firefighters Who Passed on 9/11/01 at Hospital Job

Journalstar.com – Cody Meredith mounted a U.S. flag — black and white, with a single red stripe — on his pickup to send a message of his respect for fallen firefighters. But when he drove to work Monday, his supervisors at Crete Area Medical Center gave him a message of their own, his wife said: Take the flag off the ...

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Video: Extensive Damage and Injuries Following Home Explosion, in Lincoln, NE

Video of a home explosion in Lincoln, NE.  The video was posted by Gregg Peterson and description is below. “At 4:30 in the afternoon I thought a plane crashed into my house, I ran outside and my wife screamed “get your video camera”! This is how it went down in real time just 5 houses away from us. Our Neighborhood will never ...

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The Old Cat Stuck in a Tree Call…Only This Time The Call Was For a 120 Lbs. Great Dane Dog Stuck in The Tree

This interesting story comes out of Nebraska where Firefighters rescued a 120 Lbs. Great Dane from 20 feet up in a tree.  We know from time to time we get the funny cat in a tree jokes and even sometimes a real call of a cat in the tree.  But a Great Dane stuck up in the tree is a ...

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Video of Photos Showing Ice Palace in Omaha, Nebraska Following a 3 Alarm Fire Downtown

A video showing phenomenal photos of the Ice Palace that Omaha, Nebraska Firefighters created while battling a large 3 Alarm Fire downtown.  The video was posted by TheMJW1964 and description is below. “Devastating fire M’s Pub in the old Market Omaha, NE that occurred on Jan 9, 2016.” The above video posted  by coden07 shows companies working during the night at this large ...

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Woman Jumps to Her Death as Firefighters in Nebraska Set Up Aerial for Rescue

(Article in Full) Omaha.Com –  “GRAND ISLAND, Neb. — A widow from Sudan who had lived in the United States for about eight years fell to her death Saturday after a fire broke out in a high-rise apartment building. The fire was caused by “careless discarding of smoking materials,” Grand Island Fire Division Chief Tim Hiemer said. The woman was seen hanging ...

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