Archive for April, 2010

LENGTH OF SERVICE AWARDS.ANNUAL MEETING APRIL 21,2010

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010

Winston Wright – For 45 years of dedicated service.Photo by Dave Whipple.
Win 45years

Bonnie Johnson – For 25 years of dedicated service.Photo by Dave Whipple.
Bonnie 25years

Erik Kazlouskas – For 10 years of dedicated service.Photo by Dave Whipple.
Kaz 10years

ANNUAL MEETING EQUIPMENT DISPLAY APRIL 21,2010

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

ALL PHOTOS BY TOM REDIN DISPATCHER 4

MAC1 2

Fitzwilliam B1

MAC1 1

Meadowood Rescue 1

Keene Rescue 1

Keene Boat 1

Jaffrey B1

Swanzey L1 1

Hancock B1

Winchester A2

Meadowood Rescue 2

Troy T2

Marlow T1

Rescue Inc Tech Rescue Unit

Rescue Inc Technical Rescue Trailer 1

Rescue Inc Boat

Bennington R1

2 HURT IN BROOKLINE VT, HELICOPTER CRASH

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

4/22/10 OFF THE GRASSY BROOK RD.
20100421_114611__MG_8843PHOTO BY: ZACHARY STEPHENS REFORMER STAFF.

ANNUAL MEETING APRIL 21,2010

Monday, April 19th, 2010

The Annual Meeting of the Southwestern NH District Fire Mutual Aid System will be held on Wednesday April 21,2010 at 1900 hours at the Best Western Hotel 401 Winchester St. Keene,NH.There will be a display of apparatus and equipment at 1730 hours. All departments are welcome to bring equipment to display.All departments in the system are urged to have a representative attend. The New Location Committee will be reporting on the future location of the dispatch center and radio repair shop.

NEW KEENE EQUIPMENT

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Keene Fire Department new 18’ Technical Rescue Trailer carries equipment for Trench, Building and Confined Space Response. This unit will supplement Rescue 1 on all appropriate incidents. The unit features:
• Trench shores
• Whalers
• Additional rescue struts
• Portable lights and generator
• Small tools
• Cribbing
Keene special rescue trailer

Boat 1: 2010 SeaWolf-Survivor Rescue Boat. Boat measures 15.5’ and has a load capacity of 2500 pounds. Boat is powered by an Evinrude 40HP ETEC motor. Unit is designed specifically for water rescue applications. Boat was purchased from Response Marine located in Newburyport Mass.

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FITZWILLIAM NEW BRUSH TRUCK

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Fitzwilliam New 10 Brush 1 – 2009 Ford Super Duty with Darley Skid Unit. Photos by Warren Hall.

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MEADOWOOD NEW RESCUE TRUCK

Friday, April 16th, 2010

The Meadowood County Area Fire Department recently purchased and put into service the former Keene Fire Department’s Rescue truck. The 1993 Freightliner replaces the 1981 Mack Rescue. The members of the department spent many hours transferring the equipment and on February 16, 2010 placed the unit in service. The new unit will perform all the functions the old one did.Photo by Melanie Ellis.

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PETERBOROUGH FIGHTS CHICKEN COOP FIRE

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

At 14:52 hours on 4/13/2010,Peterborough was toned for a first alarm building fire at 197 Greenfield Rd. Mutual Aid tankers from Hancock and Greenfield. Hancock and Jaffrey covered Peterborough. Photo by George Brown

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JAFFREY RUNS MVA

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

April 10,2010 on River St. One patient extricated and flown out by DHART. Photo by Amy Wing.

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SUBMIT ITEMS NOW FOR THE NEXT EDITION OF THE TRUMPET

Monday, April 12th, 2010

Any member department with any photos or news for the next issue of The Trumpet, you may send those items to trumpet@firemutualaid.com