Columbus firefighters

The Columbus Division of Fire rolls out new gear this month to better protect firefighters and reduce their exposure to harmful contaminants.

A former Columbus Deputy Fire chief pled guilty Wednesday to a misdemeanor charge involving payroll records, but insists that the case was politically motivated.

Columbus City Council last night held a public hearing on the 15 finalists  for a vacant seat on the panel.

Unionized Columbus firefighters will soon be working under a new contract.


Columbus officials today broke ground on a new fire station on the city’s far east side. 

Four Columbus firefighters suffered minor injuries after a ladder fell on them during a fire at a downtown business.