Archive for August2013

Bees in a Tree

The other day we responded to a call for bees in a tree.  The location was at a development not far from the station.  En route, my partner and I verbally went over the AKB protocol.  Africanized Killer Bees.  They made their way to South Florida through the ports here.  Bunker Out.  Go on air. […]

Population: 485; Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time

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If you want to read a literary book on firefighting or small town living then this is the book.  Population: 485 is a hilarious and moving collection of essays written about New Auburn, Wisconsin; a town of, yes, you guessed it–485 people.  Not only is Michael Perry a skilled writer, he is also a volunteer firefighter/emt, and […]

Threshold Guardians

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 “Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.” –Charles Dickens, David Copperfield   Since I began Triple F, I have received many personal messages from women all over the country who are struggling in the fire […]

The Triple F Logo

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The new Triple F logo is here.  You can visit the group at