firefighter http://kbia.org en Columbia Fire Department Announces Grant Extension http://kbia.org/post/columbia-fire-department-announces-grant-extension <p></p><p>The Columbia Fire Department announced Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has granted an extension to its 2013 Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grant (SAFER).</p><p>The U.S. Department of Homeland Security awarded a SAFER Grant to the Columbia Fire Department on March 3, 2013. The grant began paying for salaries and benefits for five new fire fighters over the course of two years and totaled $658,120.</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 21:40:16 +0000 Brandon Kiley 54406 at http://kbia.org Columbia Fire Department Announces Grant Extension Law upheld for St. Louis firefighters to live outside city limits http://kbia.org/post/law-upheld-st-louis-firefighters-live-outside-city-limits <p>The Missouri Supreme Court has upheld a state law aimed at allowing veteran St. Louis firefighters to live outside the city limits.</p><p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 22:15:35 +0000 Associated Press 24470 at http://kbia.org Law upheld for St. Louis firefighters to live outside city limits Newscast for May 25, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-25-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including: Fri, 25 May 2012 23:20:28 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 14803 at http://kbia.org