Smoky Dyer http://kcur.org en Berardi Becomes Kansas City Fire Chief http://kcur.org/post/berardi-becomes-kansas-city-fire-chief <p>Twenty-six years after signing on as a Kansas City firefighter, Paul Berardi has become the chief of the department. Thu, 10 Jan 2013 23:11:51 +0000 Dan Verbeck 30244 at http://kcur.org Berardi Becomes Kansas City Fire Chief Arson And Fraud Trial Begins In Kansas City After 2008 Blaze http://kcur.org/post/arson-and-fraud-trial-begins-kansas-city-after-2008-blaze <p>Testimony and evidence have started to flow out of the arson and fraud trial stemming from the 2008 fire that destroyed a well known Kansas City restaurant. Tue, 23 Oct 2012 03:01:58 +0000 Dan Verbeck 26408 at http://kcur.org Arson And Fraud Trial Begins In Kansas City After 2008 Blaze How Many Firefighters Does It Take? Cut Plan Aired http://kcur.org/post/how-many-firefighters-does-it-take-cut-plan-aired <p>In a graphic verbal portrayal of a fire&nbsp; scene in the future, a Kansas City&nbsp; Council committee has heard one view of how proposed budget cuts could affect the Kansas City Fire Department.</p><p> Wed, 18 Jan 2012 23:00:00 +0000 Dan Verbeck 11046 at http://kcur.org How Many Firefighters Does It Take? Cut Plan Aired