Posts With Keyword ‘Fire Department’

Fire Risks Change With the Season

Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Winter brings special challenges to area firefighters.

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Fire Department Examines Shed to Store Foam

Posted: Saturday, February 2nd, 2013 at 6:23 am

The city of Washington’s budget for next year so far includes funding for a shed to store foam used in firefighting.

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Fire Department’s Annual Pancake Day is Next Week

Posted: Thursday, January 10th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Washington Fire Department is preparing for their annual event that in past years has brought out about 15-hundred residents.

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Keokuk County To Hold Special Meeting

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors is holding a special meeting tomorrow morning.

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Riverside Council Changing TrekFest Parade Route

Posted: Sunday, April 1st, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Riverside City Council is meeting tomorrow night. At their meeting they will discuss a route change for the TrekFest parade. They will also be talking about a grant application to the Washington County Riverboat Foundation for equipment purchases at the fire department.

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Letts Fire Department Will Get Large Grant

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2012 at 6:22 am

Senator Tom Harkin is announcing grants for two Iowa Fire Departments. The Letts Fire Department in Louisa County will be getting most of the grant funding, with the Anamosa Fire Department near Cedar Rapids getting a smaller portion.

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Keota Council Meeting

Posted: Monday, December 19th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The City of Keota will have a city council meeting tonight. One thing they will discuss is NIMS Training for the Fire Department.

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Dry Autumns Can Lead to Fires

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2011 at 6:23 am

Some parts of Iowa are having problems with fires because of how dry the autumn was this year.

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Fire in Fairfield

Posted: Thursday, November 17th, 2011 at 9:09 am

Wednesday Night at 7 pm there was a large fire at an apartment building in Fairfield.

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News Update: Early Morning Scare at Frontier Restaurant in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, July 20th, 2010 at 9:30 am

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A waitress at Frontier Restaurant in Washington called the fire department this morning because she smelled gas and saw smoke in the building’s basement. 

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