Posts With Keyword ‘Mike Roberts’

Roberts Dismissed as Fire Chief

Posted: Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 at 6:26 am

Knoxville City Manager Harold Stewart tells KNIA/KRLS News that Mike Roberts has been removed from the position of fire chief and is no longer a member of the Knoxville Fire and Rescue Department.

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Updates on Thursday Fire, Accident

Posted: Saturday, February 4th, 2012 at 6:30 am

Knoxville Fire Chief Mike Roberts believes a Thursday evening fire may have been started by a discarded cigarette butt.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville – National Fire Prevention Safety Week

Posted: Monday, October 10th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Knoxville Fire Chief Mike Roberts about National Fire Prevention Safety Week.

9/11 Commemoration at Ken Locke Stadium Today

Posted: Sunday, September 11th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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There will be a 9/11 commemoration today at 2pm at Ken Locke Stadium in Knoxville.

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Knoxville 9/11 Commemoration This Sunday

Posted: Friday, September 9th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The City of Knoxville has announced that they have made plans for a 9/11 commemoration this year.

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Wednesday Morning Fire Sends One Firefighter to Hospital With Heat Exhaustion

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2011 at 6:28 am

Knoxville Fire and Rescue, Knoxville Rural Fire & Rescue, Knoxville Police Department, Indiana Township Fire Department, Pleasantville Fire Department, and Marion County Emergency Management responded to 605 W. Marion Street at around 9:15 this morning after a report of a fire at the residence.

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One Firefighter Hospitalized After Morning Fire in Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2011 at 10:07 am

A firefighter was hospitalized with heat exhaustion after a fire broke out in Knoxville this morning.

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Jackson Benefit a Success

Posted: Friday, June 17th, 2011 at 5:54 am

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A benefit for local racer Skip Jackson who has been diagnosed with prostate cancer has been a remarkable success, says Knoxville Raceway Announcer Mike Roberts, who helped organize the event.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville – June 10, 2011 – Mike Roberts (Skip Jackson Benefit Auction)

Posted: Friday, June 10th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Mike Roberts about the benefit auction that is taking place for Skip Jackson on Saturday.

Schrad to be Honored for Service

Posted: Thursday, May 19th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Former Knoxville City Manager Dick Schrad will be recognized for his service to the community in support of emergency and rescue services.

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Schrad to Retire Friday But Continue to Help the City Transition

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville City Council met in special session last night.

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Two New Members Join the Knoxville Fire and Rescue Department

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Two new members have joined the Knoxville Fire and Rescue Department.

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Garage Fire in Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, April 10th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Knoxville Fire Department and Rural Fire Department, Knoxville Police Department, Marion County Sheriff’s Office and Marion County Emergency Management responded to a garage fire at 417 North 2nd Street in Knoxville at approximately 2:35 Tuesday afternoon.

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Overloaded Socket to Blame for an Early Morning Fire in a Knoxville Home

Posted: Friday, March 4th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Knoxville Fire Department was paged to 1510 W Pleasant at approximately 2:30 AM to the report of a smoke-filled house.

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Knoxville Fire Chief Has Mixed Feelings About Proposed EMS Requirements

Posted: Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 at 6:28 am
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According to Iowa code, each community in the state is required to have fire protection but new bill that has been proposed in the legislature would also require cities to have Emergency Medical Service as well.

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EMT-B Course to be Offered in Knoxville

Posted: Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Knoxville Fire and Rescue department will be hosting an Emergency Medical Technician – Basic course this summer.

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Often Mistaken for the Flu

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:26 am

With furnaces running during the cold winter months the chance of carbon monoxide poisoning increases.

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Roberts Wins the 2011 Knoxville City Employee Chili Cook Off

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Knoxville city employees held their 6th annual Chili Cook Off yesterday.

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Knoxville Fire Chief Recommends Having Furnaces Checked

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 6:26 am

With the cold winter temperatures furnaces in the area are getting a workout, and it’s important to make sure yours is running properly in order to prevent a potential disaster.

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Another Record Setting Year for the Knoxville Fire and Rescue Department

Posted: Wednesday, January 12th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Things continue to get busier each year for the Knoxville Fire and Rescue Department as they set yet another record in 2010.

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