Centennial Care Home Fire

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Centennial Care Home Fire Around 21:30 on May 31st, 2017 Littleton Fire Rescue Ladder 12 was dispatched to a public assist / water problem at 6800 S. Penrose Court. The RP reported water leaking from the ceiling and electrical issues. An automatic alarm was also received. When Ladder 12 arrived they found a small, single story care home with smoke …

Mountain Communities Pancake Breakfast

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Pancake Breakfast 2017 The Mountain Communities Volunteer Fire Department held their Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast at Station 2 in West Creek on May 29th, 2017. The community came out in force to meet with firefighters, enjoy breakfast and check out their new 1989 Pierce Dash pumper, acquired from the Black Forest Fire Protection District.

Denver Arapahoe Street House Fire

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Arapahoe Street House Fire Denver Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire in the 2600 block of Arapahoe Street on May 23rd, 2017 at approximately 17:30. Engine 3 arrived on scene within minutes and reported smoke showing from the small, vacant residence. Firefighters quickly extinguished two small fires and ventilated the building. No injuries were reported and the investigation …

Inter-Canyon Open Houses

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Inter-Canyon Open Houses 2017 Inter-Canyon Fire Protection District held open houses at Station 4 in Deer Creek Mesa and Station 5 in Hilldale Pines on May 21st, 2017. The open houses gave local residents the chance to meet with firefighters, learn more about the department and pick up a membership application. Open houses were previously held at Stations 1, 2 …

Brighton Fire Safety Fair 2017

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Brighton Fire Safety Fair Brighton Fire Rescue District held their annual Safety Fair in the parking lot of the Prairie Center on May 20th, 2017. The community came out in force to meet with firefighters, check out the displays and learn many valuable safety tips. The Adams County Sheriff’s Office, Brighton Police Department, Colorado State Patrol, Colorado Parks and Wildlife, …

Pueblo West Ormand Structure Fire

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Pueblo Structure Fire Around 14:00 on May 19th, 2017 Pueblo Fire Department was dispatched to 900 W. Orman at Pueblo Community College for a possible structure fire. Callers reported smoke filling the building and a possible fire on the roof. Engine 3 arrived on scene and sized up a 3 story building with smoke showing from the roof and front …

Clifton Working Structure Fire

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Clifton Working Structure Fire May 17th 2017 ~ At approximately 22:45 Clifton Fire Protection District was dispatched for a report of a residential structure fire in the area of E Valley Drive. RP reports flames coming from garage, unknown exact address. Engine 21 responded and requested 2 additional engines code 3 from Grand Junction Fire Department. Chief 21 copied assignment …

Denver Carport Fire

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Denver Carport Fire Denver Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire at 4655 Claude Court around 17:20 May 15th 2017. A large, dark plume of smoke could be seen from around the city. Firefighters arrived on scene within minutes and found two fully engulfed vehicles under a carport behind the residence. A plywood fence across the alley was also …

Colorado Firefighter Calendar Tryouts 2018

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Colorado Firefighter Calendar Tryouts The 2018 Colorado Firefighter Calendar Celebrity Judging Event was held at the EXDO Event Center on May 13th, 2017. Approximately 20 firefighters vied for a coveted spot in the beefcake style calendar. This year firefighters from Arvada, Bennett, Boulder, Brighton, Clear Creek, Cunningham, Eagle River, Fountain, Fowler, Lake Dillon, Platte Canyon, Platteville – Gilcrest, South Adams …

Falcon Structure Fire

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Falcon Structure Fire At 12:59 On May 13th, 2017 Falcon Fire Protection District was dispatched to a reported structure fire in the 5000 block of E. Blaney Rd. Automatic-aid from Ellicott Volunteer Fire Department and Peyton Fire Protection District was dispatched. First arriving company reported smoke and flames showing from a single-story structure. Because the structure was well involved with …

Donald Wescott Safety Fair

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Wescott Safety Fair 2017 Donald Wescott Fire Protection District held their annual Safety Fair at Station 1 in Gleneagle on May 13th, 2017. The festivities included safety information, static displays, fire engine rides and lunch. The Colorado State Patrol, El Paso County Sheriff, Flight for Life and Memorial Star were among the other agencies who participated in the event.

Falcon Station 4 Dedication

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Falcon Station 4 Dedication Falcon Fire Protection District held a grand opening for their newest station at Station 4 2710 Capitol Drive on May 13th, 2017, and was officially placed into service after a short ceremony. The community was invited to tour the new facility and check out the static displays behind the building. A donation lunch was provider by Boy Scout …

Federal Heights Pancake Breakfast 2017

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Federal Heights Pancake Breakfast 2017 Federal Heights Fire Department held their annual pancake breakfast on May 13th, 2017 at the Station 40. The local community came out to enjoy breakfast, learn about fire safety, meet with firefighters, tour the apparatus, Adams County Fire Rescue and the Federal Heights Police Department also were on hand.

AirLife Memorial EMS Muster 2017

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AirLife Memorial EMS Muster The 20th Annual AirLife Memorial Run/Walk and EMS Celebration was held May 13th, 2017 at Hudson Gardens & Event Center in Littleton, benefiting the Friends of AirLife. The event included a 5k/10k, 5k walk and the kids fun run, a EMS, fire and police muster with emergency vehicles on display, numerous activities including the EMS Volleyball …

Pueblo Abandoned Structure Fire

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Pueblo Abandoned Structure Fire Pueblo Fire Department was dispatched to the area of 3rd and Hudson for a structure fire on May 9th, 2017. Dispatch notified crews that the house was abandoned and had burned before. Engine 6 arrived to light smoke showing from the boarded up residence. Engine 1 established a hydrant with a 2 1/2″ line and supplied …

Warren Tech Training Burn

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Warren Tech Training Burn Warren Tech in Lakewood hosted a live burn event on May 9th, 2017, that brought students from the Fire Academy, Law Enforcement and Forensic Sciences out to put what they have learned over the course of the year about firefighting, evidence preservation and gathering and forensic science to practical use. Fire Department partners Mark Campbell from …

Denver Storm Response

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Denver Storm Response Denver Fire Department responded to 2316 Dexter Street around 15:30 on May 7th, 2017 after a powerful storm with heavy rain, thunder, lightning and strong winds passed through the area and knocked a large tree onto the roofs of two homes. The department’s technical rescue team was dispatched to the scene to help remove part of the …

Berthoud Station 2 Open House

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Berthoud Station 2 Open House The Berthoud Fire Protection District held an open house at Station 2 (4014 County Road 8) on May 6th, 2017. The community came out in force to enjoy a free lunch, meet with firefighters, check out the apparatus, and AirLife was also on hand. The also department dedicated its new Engine 2, a 2017 Rosenbauer …