Monument Firefighters 2nd Annual Pumpkin Give-Away

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2nd Annual Pumpkin Give-Away The 2nd Annual Monument Firefighters Pumpkin Give-Away was held on October 20th, 2018 at the Tractor Supply Company 16760 Leather Chaps Dr in Monument. 500 pumpkins were given away this year. The event is hosted by the Monument Professional Firefighters Local 4319 and Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District. Sponsored by Mutual Security Mortgage and Ryan Graham Homes.

Colorado Centre Fire Safety Day 2018

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Colorado Centre Fire Safety Day The Colorado Centre Metropolitan District Fire Department held their third annual Fire Safety Day and open house at 4770 Horizonview Drive on October 20th 2018. CCMD invited the community to meet with firefighters, check out the apparatus and learn valuable safety information.  The Colorado Springs Fire Department, Ellicott Volunteer Fire Department, El Paso County Sheriff’s Office, …

Frederick-Firestone Fire Station 1 Open House 2018

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Station 1 Open House Frederick-Firestone Fire District held an open house at the Frederick Station 1 31 Walnut Dr. on October 20th, 2018. The community came out to meet with the first responders, firefighter obstacle course, smoke house, firefighter gear try-on, explore the fire engine and ambulance, paramedic medical response demonstration, CPR information, tour the fire station, and learn about the equipment used …

CCA Live Burn Training

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CCA Live Burn Training The Community College of Aurora Fire Science fall fire academy held live burn training at the Aurora Fire Rescue Training Facility on October 13th, 2018.   CCA fire students, who have been in class for several weeks, use their Saturday training sessions to put into practice many of the lessons learned in the classroom including forcible entry, search …

Wellington Station 1 Open House 2018

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Wellington Station 1 Open House Wellington Fire Protection District held their annual open house at Station 1 on October 13th, 2018 part of Fire Prevention Week. Kids of all ages talked with firefighters, tour the station and apparatus plus learned about fire safety. UCHealth, Fort Collins 911 and Larimer County Sheriff Wildland Team also participated in the event.

Lyons Station 1 Open House 2018

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Lyons Open House Lyons Fire Protection District held a annual open house at Station 1 on October 13th, 2018, part of Fire Prevention Week. The community came out to learn about fire safety, meet the firefighters, tour the station and view the fire apparatus, firefighters also talked about fire safety. Also on hand and participated in the event were the Colorado …

DFPC Fire Prevention Week

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DFPC Fire Prevention Week The Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control celebrated Fire Prevention Week in Lincoln Park in front of the Colorado State Capitol on October 12th, 2018.  DFPC invited the public to come learn more about Fire Prevention Week. Displays included a burn unit, driving simulator, and several fire engines. Firefighters from Arvada Fire Protection District, Denver …

Buckley Pancake Breakfast 2018

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Buckley Pancake Breakfast Buckley Fire & Emergency Services celebrated Fire Prevention Week with their annual pancake breakfast on October 12th, 2018.  The Air Force community and family members came out to meet with firefighters, check out the apparatus and enjoy breakfast.  Firefighters closed out the event extinguishing a simulated car fire.

Denver Fire Academy 2018

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Denver Fire Academy On October 8th, 2018 Denver Fire Department Academy Class 2018-02 entered the fire training grounds to participate in live fire evolutions in self-made, furnished, single room burn cells that simulate room-and-contents fires at the Denver Fire Training Center. The class was divided into 4 groups with each group rotating through safety, RIT, engine company, and truck company …

Light The Night 2018

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Light The Night 2018 At sunset on October 6th, 2018 South Metro Fire Rescue showed their support and respect for the annual National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Memorial in Emmitsburg, Maryland.  In partnership with Great West Financial, the trio of office buildings located at I-25 and Orchard Road were lit in red as part of the NFFF’s Light the Night 2018. Tower 35 …

Westminster Station 4 Open House

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Station 4 Open House Westminster Fire Department held their annual open house at Station 4 4580 W. 112th Ave. on October 6th, 2018. The community came out to learn about fire safety, meet with firefighters, tour the fire equipment, kiddie combat obstacle course and fire truck rides. Flight for Life was also on hand with a landing and tours.

Larkspur Station 161 Open House 2018

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Larkspur Open House The Larkspur Fire Protection District held their annual open house on October 6, 2018 at Station 161. Community members came out to meet with firefighters, check out the apparatus, and enjoy the Larkspur Auxiliary’s chili cook-off. Douglas County Search and Rescue, Douglas County Sheriff and Flight for Life also participated in the event.

Jackson 105 Station 142 Open House 2018

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Jackson 105 Open House The Jackson 105 Fire Protection District held their annual open house at Station 142 on October 6th, 2018.  Firefighters invited the local community out to meet with firefighters, check out the apparatus and enjoy a free lunch.  AirLife Denver and the Douglas County Regional Communications Center also participated in the event.

Larimer County Safety Expo 2018

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Larimer County Safety Expo The Larimer County Office of Emergency Management hosted their annual Emergency Preparedness and Family Safety Expo at The Ranch in Loveland (Thomas M. McKee 4H Building) on October 6th, 2018 that brought out the community of all ages to enjoy lots of activities and fun including an extrication demonstration by Loveland Fire Rescue Authority, a static …

Firefighter Chili Cook-Off 2018

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Firefighter Chili Cook-Off Denver Firefighters Local 858 hosted the 31st Annual MDA Firefighters Chili Cook-Off in Larimer Square on October 5th, 2018.  Hundreds of firefighters converged on downtown Denver to compete for best green and red chili. Hundreds of others came out to taste the wares and help support the cause.  Firefighters from all over the state and the Colorado Firefighter and …