Tax Credits Proposed for Volunteer Firefighters

MADISON, WI (Wisconsin Radio Network) – At the Capitol, legislation would provide tax credits for volunteer firefighters and EMTs. The majority of the state’s hundreds of fire departments rely on volunteers, but state Senator Pat Testion of Stevens Point notes it’s getting tougher to attract and retain them — with notable consequences: “In 2006 the […]

Overnight Fire in Menomonee Falls – Sylvan Lane

Overnight, Menomonee Falls crews responded, with automatic aid from a Germantown engine and Butler truck, to a residence on Sylvan Lane for a report of a structure fire. Upon arrival, fire was found on the backside (Charlie) of the garage structure, extending into the attic space. The fire was quickly knocked down, and extension into […]