Illinois State Fire Marshal
Zoe, a 3-year-old yellow Labrador retriever, has worked 26 fire scenes since starting the job in May.
Residents and owners of older high rises in Chicago were racing against the clock to fight a proposed state mandate that they say would force many residents to move.
Illinois firefighters and paramedics may soon know how to better help autistic people during emergencies.
State fire officials are asking families to get involved in fire safety this National Fire Prevention Week.