The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern creates emergency response team

Rebecca Savransky, Assistant Campus Editor

January 15, 2014

A new community safety initiative will train volunteers to serve on an emergency response team, Northwestern announced Tuesday. NU will join a national emergency preparedness program called the Community Emergency Response...

Evanston man rescued from burning apartment

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

April 8, 2013

The Evanston fire department was dispatched Sunday evening to a fire on Noyes Street, where they rescued a 56-year-old resident from the second floor of the apartment building between Orrington Avenue and Sherman Avenue. The...

Evanston, Skokie to share fire training facility

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

October 15, 2012

The Evanston City Council will vote Monday on an intergovernmental agreement between the city and Skokie that would allow Evanston Fire and Life Safety Services to use Skokie's training facility. The Skokie Village Board approved the agreement Oc...