Southwestern NH District Fire Mutual Aid regrets to announce the passing of Robert Cunningham Jr. Bob had served as a Communications Specialist as well as a Radio Technician for Mutual Aid and was also a former member of the Fitzwilliam Fire and Rescue and Meadowood County Area Fire Departments. A funeral service will be held on Saturday February 27 at 1100 hours at St. Bernard’s Church on Main St. in Keene NH. There will be no calling hours and the burial will be private.
On February 8,2010 at 18:00 hours,the dispatch center received a call for a building fire at 46 Main St. A first alarm assignment was dispatched. At 18:06 hours a second alarm was ordered by 2C1.At 18:07, command requested a ladder from Hillsboro. At 19:59 hours,command requested 2 additional engine companies to the scene. Operating at the scene were Antrim,Bennington,Hillsboro,Deering,Hancock,Stoddard,Washington,Henniker and Peterborough. Francestown covered Antrim.Lempster covered Washington.Greenfield covered Bennington. Photos by Amy Wing.