Bob Khan

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    January 30, 2014

    Phoenix Fire Chief Bob Khan Retiring

    Phoenix Fire Chief Bob Khan is retiring.Khan, who's been the chief since 2006, says he wants to spend time with his ill father.

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2009

    Hot Links: Remembering 911, A Dozen Beers, and D-Backs

      ​Some of the Phoenix firefighters who were in New York City after September 11, 2001 recounted their experiences to, including current fire chief Bob Khan, who says of being at Ground Zero, "To this day, it was a surreal experience"...Colleen Clark, the President of the ... More >>

  • News

    October 18, 2007

    Patriot Games

    The grass has got to be greener someplace else

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    March 29, 2007
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    March 15, 2007

    The Fire Inside

    The family feud at the Phoenix Fire Department

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    August 14, 2003

    Deadly Politics

    Did petty politics nearly kill a child?

  • News

    May 29, 2003

    Ant Farm

    The death of tiny Autumn White should make lawmakers think more carefully about state budget cuts

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    December 26, 2002

    Kid Drownings

    After decades of failure, the well-intentioned still don't get it

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    December 5, 2002


    Phoenix's negligence left hundreds sick from toxic fumes. It's only a matter of time before it happens again.

  • Dining

    October 24, 2002

    Fire Wall

    New code extinguishes flaming food

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    September 12, 2002


    He's Baaaack . . .

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    July 4, 2002

    Smoke Gets in Their Eyes

    Dry ice missiles? Bomb the mountains? Phoenicians come up with some wacky plans for snuffing out the fires.

  • News

    April 12, 2001

    Arizona's Worst Neighbor

    People are sick and animals are dying near TRW's air-bag plant in Mesa.

  • News

    January 25, 2001

    Authenticating the Arsonist

    Is this guy for real?

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    January 11, 2001

    Burn, Baby, Burn

    'Stop urban sprawl!' 'Burn the rich!' 'An acre an hour is obscene!' Is it any wonder some are rooting for the arsonists?

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    July 27, 2000

    Immaculate Heartbreak

    Three months after a fire gutted Phoenix's oldest Hispanic Catholic church, its pastor is feeling the heat and parishioners are steaming

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    May 25, 2000

    Swarming Trend

    State's buzz on killer bees? Learn to live with 'em.

  • News

    March 23, 2000

    "Danger to Children"

    Why did Kelly Blake douse her kids with gas and set them on fire? She's seriously mentally ill -- and she was deserted by the system charged with protecting her and her family.

  • News

    July 16, 1998

    TB or Not TB?

    That's a question Phoenix Fire Department officials are asking as firefighters continue to test positive for tuberculosis

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    January 22, 1998

    Meth Mess

    Methamphetamine labs are springing up all over--in homes, apartments, motels. Who's making sure the toxins left behind are cleaned up? Nobody.

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    November 20, 1997