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    OUR MISSION

    It is the purpose of the Professional Firefighters of Wisconsin State Honor Guard to:
    • Render tribute and to honor our fallen brothers and sisters
    • Assist departments and locals throughout Wisconsin in time of need; and
    • Properly display and show respect towards the colors we fly and the proud profession we serve
     
         
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      Green Bay LODD
      LT Michael Miller
      Welcome
      What's New at Professional Fire Fighters of WI Honor Guard
      PFFWHG statewide trainings will begin in april and run through August of 2015.  We will be getting back to the basics for this year.  Trainings will run 4-5 hours and will consist of basic drill and ceremony to start, and then move into posting/retrieving/presenting the Colors. Read More...
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      Bravest BBQ team in action
      08/31/15 - IAFF Local 1426
      The Fairfield Fire Fighters BBQ team "Smoke Showing" took home a third place finish at the second annual New England Kosher BBQ Championship on August 30th in Fairfield.
      IAFF Local 103 Softball Tournament
      08/31/15 - Missouri State Council of Fire Fighters
      Download Registration Form here.
      Coquitlam man escapes suspected arson through side window.
      08/31/15 - International Association of Firefighters Local 1782
      A suspicious fire in Coquitlam, B.C., forced a man and his dog to escape their burning home through the side window early Friday morning.
      2016 INTERNATIONAL DEPLOYMENTS POSTED for Fire Rescue International Training Association!
      08/31/15 - International Association of Firefighters Local 1782
      Fire Rescue International Training Association Fundraiser
      08/31/15 - International Association of Firefighters Local 1782
      Burger & Cerveza Night September 17th! John B Pub, Coquitlam 6:30 - 8:00 pm Only $15   Come meet our members, learn about our deployments For tickets email kim@frita.
      Local 21 Regrets To Announce The Passing Of Retired Firefighter Bob Hurley
      08/31/15 - IAFF Local 21
      Local 21 regrets to announce the passing of retired Firefighter Bob Hurley. Services are set for Tuesday Sept. 1 at 11 AM at Guardian Angels Catholic Church, 8260 4th St. N., Oakdale, MN 55128. A visitation will take place from 10-11 AM at the church. Interment is private. WULFF 651-738-9615 WulffWoodburyFuneralHome.
      2015 Breast Cancer Awareness Month T-Shirts
      08/31/15 - IAFF Local 42
      Funeral Arrangements for Fire Fighter Chris O'Keefe
      08/30/15 - UPFFA
      9/11 NEVER FORGET
      08/30/15 - UPFFA
      Thoughts and Prayers for Ozzy
      08/30/15 - IAFF Local 317
      The Hidrant
      08/28/15 - IAFF Local 51
      JOIN US AT THE HIDRANT 3112 Forney Dr. FRIDAY          PREMIUM LIQUOR SHOTS                    $2.
      Lowell Firefighter Outing
      08/28/15 - IAFF Local 853
      Attached is an updated flyer for this year’s outing which will be held on Sept 17th at the Bunting Club. I added a few more details... It will be $20 per guy, $10 for Retirees that will get you a T-shirt, Food, and Beer… Also we are going to have a 50/50 raffle, Pie eating contest, Cornhole Tournament, Horshoes, etc.
      Noblesville Breast Cancer Awareness Shirts
      08/28/15 - IAFF Local 4416
      The Noblesville Fire Department will be wearing pink ribbon shirts throughout the month of October in support of the Megan S. Ott Foundation.  We will be selling shirts to the general public through September 21st.  Proceeds will benefit the Megan S. Ott Foundation.  To order, use the PayPal buttons below.
      Missoula Area Stage II Fire Restrictions
      08/28/15 - IAFF Local 271
      Missoula Area Stage II Fire Restrictions are in effect as of 12:01AM on Friday August 28th. The portions of the Missoula and Ninemile Ranger District within Mineral County as well as the entire Superior RD and Plains-Thompson Falls ranger districts of the Lolo National Forest are under Stage II Fire Restrictions due to continued dry conditions and potential for rapid and dangerous fire growth.
      September Bi-Monthly Meeting
      08/28/15 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
      Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation Payday Raffle
      08/28/15 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
      The winner for today's Payday Raffle is Tom Mahoney. Congratulations Tom! Children's Hospital Summer Burn Camp was held August 17-24 in Estes Park.  Thanks to all who helped with the coordination of airport arrivals and departures.  A big shout out to Celina Salgado, Administrative Assistant to Angela Cook at DIA.  Celina spearheaded the efforts at the airport this year.
      100th Annual Ball
      08/27/15 - IAFF Local 2647
      Pittsfield Permanant Firemans Association 100th Annual Ball INVITATION The Pittsfield Permanent Firemen’s Benefit Association is holding its 100th Annual Ball on the night of September 26th, 2015. This event will be held in the Crowne Plaza Hotel Grand Ballroom starting w/cocktail hour and registration at 5 o’clock in the evening.
      Massachusetts Fallen Firefighters Memorial Ceremony
      08/27/15 - Professional Fire Fighters of Massachusetts
      CHILI COOKOFF SATURDAY, NOV. 7TH!!!
      08/27/15 - IAFF Local 3169
      This years Chili Cookoff will be Saturday, Nov. 7th.  Last year we took Marion Counties HOTTEST Chili and 2nd Place PEOPLES CHOICE awards.  As usual we will be needing volunteers for the day of the cookoff.  We will be cooking for the cookoff Friday, Nov. 6th at the Union Hall for anyone who wants to participate in cooking.
      IAFF Local 244 General Election will be held December 8, 2015 from 7:00am-7:00pm
      08/27/15 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
      The IAFF Local 244 General Election will be held December 8, 2015 from 7:00am-7:00pm Nominations for the 2015 General Election officially open at the General Membership Meeting on September 10, 2015 and will close at the General Membership Meeting on November 12, 2015.
      More Retirements and Promotions for Local 2687
      08/27/15 - Hamden Professional Firefighters
      Thursday, August 6, 2015 Dozens of friends and fellow firefighters, active and retired, gathered at Station 3 Thursday afternoon, August 6th, to bid farewell to Batt. Chief Bill Fitzmaurice, who joined the department in February 1987 as a Firefighter-Paramedic, and who officially retires as of August 10th.
      School Bus Safety Tips
      08/27/15 - Hamden Professional Firefighters
      Riding The Bus Riding a school bus is a great way for your child to get to school. In the United States, 23 million students take the bus to and from school each day. Unfortunately, you may already know that the greatest risk involved is not riding the school bus, but getting on and off the bus.
      2015 Guns N' Hoses Event
      08/26/15 - IAFF Local 42
      If you are interested in participating in this event please contact Secretary-Treasurer John Locke.
      Jim Martinez P.F.F.I. Fall Education Seminar
      08/26/15 - Professional Firefighters of Idaho
      The annual Jim Martinez Fall Education Seminar will be held this year in Ketchum September 27-29 see attachments below for all the details and agenda for the event.
      2015 Bikes, Blues & BBQ Poker Run Registiration
      08/25/15 - IAFF Local 2866
      The Official Bikes, Blues & BBQ 2015 Poker Run Preregistration is now live. Please click the link on the left side of the page or follow this link.
      Fire Damages Apartments in Charleston, W.Va.
      08/25/15 - IAFF Local 317
      CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- One person was taken to the hospital after an apartment fire, Sunday evening. It happened at the Terrace Park East apartment building along Kanawha Boulevard, about 4:00 p.m. Fire crews tell WSAZ that the person taken to the hospital was suffering a panic attack. No physical injuries were reported.
      Retirees Luncheon
      08/25/15 - IAFF Somerville Fire Local 76
      The retirees luncheon will be held on Wednesday, September 9th and Wednesday, November 11th at the DAV on Broadway from 9-12. All former and current members are encouraged to attend.
      PPFFA Executive Board Meeting
      08/25/15 - Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association
      2015 Legislative Conference registration form
      08/25/15 - Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association
      The 2015 PPFFA/Barry Buskey Legislative Conference information and registration form has been added to the Downloads page. The event will take place October 18-20, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Harrisburg. If you have any questions, please contact Recording Secretary Chiaramonte.
      Hamtramck Firefighters Haunted Fowling
      08/25/15 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
      Join us on October 24, 2015 for a Halloween party you won't forget at the Fowling Warehouse - right here in Hamtramck! The Hamtramck Firefighters are throwing another 'Haunted' evening of good times, now with a new twist--fowling.
      2015 Bikes, Blues, & BBQ Poker Run Registration
      08/25/15 - IAFF Local 2866
      The Official Bikes, Blues & BBQ 2015 Poker Run Preregistration is now live. Please click the link on the left side of the page or follow this link.
      IAFF Dispatch Episode 2
      08/24/15 - West Metro FireFighters I.A.F.F. Local 1309
      Check out the latest episode of the IAFF Dispatch! This episode contains 4 Chapters: Election 2016: Our Process Out of the Shadows (PTS) Tracking Disasters, Helping Members Changing the Conversation Check out all the chapters of Episode 2! http://bit.
      IAFF Dispatch Episode 2
      08/24/15 - Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
      Check out the latest episode of the IAFF Dispatch! This episode contains 4 Chapters: Election 2016: Our Process Out of the Shadows (PTS) Tracking Disasters, Helping Members Changing the Conversation Check out all the chapters of Episode 2! http://bit.
      IAFF Memorial Assistance Request
      08/24/15 - Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
      Colorado Professional Firefighters We need your help, This years Memorial assistance will be needed from Wednesday September 16th through Saturday September 19th with the Memorial being on Saturday the 19th. Over the Last year throughout the United States and Canada we have lost 308 members to Line of Duty Deaths or occupational related illnesses.
      Assistance Needed
      08/24/15 - IAFF Local 21
      Ken zepeda is coordinating the literature drop for Amy Brendmoen and would like to get as many volunteers as possible so we can knock it out Saturday morning after the C shift off & A shift coming on. We have a list of addresses that we are specifically targeting so it should go pretty quick. Breakfast or lunch will be provided for those who help with the drop.
      Local 21 Regrets To Announce The Passing Of Retired FEO Irvin Rubbelke
      08/23/15 - IAFF Local 21
        Local 21 regrets to announce the passing of retired FEO Irvin Rubbelke.  FEO Rubbelke served the citizens of Saint Paul for 37 years as a Firefighter and FEO. Visitation at The Church of the Assumption downtown St. Paul (51 W. 7th St.) starting at 9 AM on Saturday, August 29, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM.
      PFFW Charities Black Tie Gala
      08/23/15 - IAFF Local 483
      Rick Lopez Is Retiring
      08/23/15 - IAFF Local 21
      Poulsbo Fill the Boot
      08/23/15 - IAFF Local 2819
      Poulsbo will hold its second Fill the Boot of the year at the intersection of Viking Way and Fill Hill Rd. from 1-5pm on August 27th.
      October 4, 2015: Tommy Fund - Family Day
      08/22/15 - UPFFA
      The Tommy Fund is an independent, not-for-profit organization whose mission is to provide emotional, educa-tional, medical and financial support to children with cancer and their families. The Tommy Fund gives financial assistance to families whose children are undergoing cancer treatment at The Tommy Fund for Child-hood Cancer Clinic at Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven.
      Membership Meeting
      08/22/15 - IAFF Local F-102
      All Hands,     A Membership meeting is scheduled for 13 Sep 15 at Crash Station 62 & will commence at 0630. I have posted a running agenda on the Union website calendar. If you have anything to add, please feel free to contact the Union Office. Hope to see you there.
      The Coquitlam Firefighters are asking for your help to help kids succeed by funding the Nutritional Breakfast and Snack Program.
      08/22/15 - International Association of Firefighters Local 1782
      Joe Diffie Unplugged
      08/21/15 - Professional Fire Fighters of Vermont
        Packages Supporter 4 tickets $108.00 USDBasic 5 tickets $125.00 USDBronze 10 Tickets $250.00 USDSilver 15 tickets $350.00 USDGold 25 tickets $500.
      I-96 in Livonia reopens after refuse truck flips
      08/21/15 - IAFF Local 1164
      Livonia resident David Miracle said his mother got up to use the bathroom just before 6 a.m. Wednesday and heard a loud “boom” come from I-96.
      Maine Labor Group on Health Safety Retreat
      08/21/15 - Professional Firefighters of Maine
      The Maine Labor Group on Health is offering another great opportunity for those interested in workplace safety with their 3rd annual Safety Retreat.  More details will be available later, but please save the date for now and then pass this information along to the people you know who might be interested.
      The Gym Bag - Offering Exclusive Benefits to IAFF Members
      08/21/15 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
      The Gym Bag was developed by IAFF Local 244 Members Seferino Vigil and Eddie Gutierrez. Seferino and Eddie have been working in the health and wellness industry for 15 years and have come together to offer significant savings exclusively for IAFF brothers and sisters.
      "No Warning" - PTSD and First Responders 47 sec. PSA
      08/20/15 - International Association of Firefighters Local 1782
      First responders must face the unknown every day. They never get warnings of what they'll face.
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