Monthly Archives: March 2013

Blowin’ Smoke with Zach Green

Zach Green is the President of MN8 Foxfire and a volunteer firefighter in the Cincinnati area of Ohio. He was born and raised in Cincinnati, and married with a nine year old son. Green served in the USMC Infantry. He spent 15 ...

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Station Project: The Stairwell

I have to admit that since I was assigned back to Fire Station 2 in January, I have had several projects I have wanted to complete. The projects aren’t about me…they are more about the station. I talked over a few ideas that ...

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Blowin’ Smoke w/ Paul Hasenmeier

Paul Hasenmeier, is a mediocre Lake Erie fisherman and tireless fire service trainer.  Hasenmeier has been a firefighter since 2000 serving a small combination department in Northern Ohio. He’s a paramedic, fire inspector, SCUBA diver and an instructor. He has ...

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Blowin’ Smoke with David LeBlanc

This week’s Blowin’ Smoke article features David LeBlanc. He is a Captain with Harwich, MA Fire Department.   LeBlanc started as a Fire Alarm Operator in Harwich 20 years ago this month.  After overcoming some health issues, he moved to the ...

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History in the Making

Each fire department across this great country has a date that it was ‘founded.’ The date may very from a newly created or redistricted department to a department that has been answering calls for over 100 years. Nevertheless, since the creation of ...

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Product Review: MN8-FoxFire Products

MN8-Foxfire MN8-Foxfire is a firefighter owned company that develops, markets and sells revolutionary photoluminescent coatings and products that provide illumination for several hours and stay visible in complete darkness for up to 17 hours. Our products will charge in just ...

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