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Part 2: Inside the Report

Part 2: Inside the Report

In his report, Beggs & Lane attorney Russell Van Sickle stated how he was hired. He wrote, “On Friday, January 29, 2016, I was asked to perform an investigation into issues involving the [...]

Outtakes—Put Away The Legos

Outtakes—Put Away The Legos

By Rick Outzen Running a municipality is not easy. As much as some want it to be like playing with a Lego play set where you can arrange the multi-colored pieces in whatever order you like, it’s [...]

The Buzz 2/18/16

The Buzz 2/18/16

Fire Chief Silent Shuffle Pensacola City Administrator Eric Olson last week sent out an order that city employees are not to discuss any ongoing investigations within the fire department, pending [...]

Pensacola Fire Department Coup D’état

Pensacola Fire Department Coup D’état

By Rick Outzen On Feb. 2, Pensacola Fire Chief Matt Schmitt and Deputy Fire Chief Joe Glover, whose combined experience in the Pensacola Fire Department is more than 50 years, were placed on paid [...]

Buzz 2/11/16

Buzz 2/11/16

Olson’s Tale After refusing to answer questions from the News Journal and Inweekly, Pensacola City Administrator Eric Olson went on a local morning show to discuss why Fire Chief Matt Schmitt and [...]

Winners & Losers 9/10/15

Winners & Losers 9/10/15

Winners Pensacola Fire Department More than 90 members of the Pensacola Fire Department and Professional Fire Fighters Association Local #707 were out across the city with boots in hand for this [...]

Budget Woes Handicap Fire Service

Budget Woes Handicap Fire Service

Sixty percent of Pensacola fire stations undermanned by Dustin Toney City officials often brag on the “world-class” Pensacola Fire Department. It was one of the major selling points for [...]