Wilmington Fire Department

3:06 pm
Mon September 10, 2012

Memorial will honor multiple heroes: September 11th firefighters and fallen Wilmington firefighters

artist's rendering of Empie Park Fire Station Memorial to honor fallen Wilmington firefighters and September 11th heroes
City of Wilmington

343 firefighters lost their lives on September 11, 2001.   Seven firefighters from Wilmington, North Carolina have died in the line of duty.   WHQR’s Rachel Lewis Hilburn reports that construction begins soon on one new memorial designed to honor to multiple acts of heroism – on 9-11 --- and right here in the Port City. 

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4:34 pm
Tue April 17, 2012

Fire Officials Await Rain as Pine Valley Fire is Contained

The coordination of several agencies led to what Wilmington Fire Chief Buddy Martinette considers a successful containment of the fire that broke out yesterday in the Pine Valley neighborhood. 

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