The Ottawa Herald
1/31/2014

Feeling the weight on firefighters’ shoulders [with Video]

[Editor’s note: The following is a first-person report of Herald Staff Writer Clinton Dick’s recent visit with colleague Abby Eckel to the Ottawa Fire Department. For a video from the visit, go to www.ottawaherald.com]

Capt. Tim Matthias has saved many people in his nearly 24 years as a firefighter, but it’s those he wasn’t ...