Archive for January, 2013

BRATTLEBORO AND MUTUAL AID TOWNS FIGHT 2ND ALARM FIRE

Friday, January 25th, 2013

Wednesday January 23, 2013
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TWO 2ND ALARM FIRES IN OUR AREA OVER NIGHT

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

There were two 2nd alarm fires over night in our area. Brattleboro to 149 Covey Rd. for a building fire just before 22:00. M/A to the fire from Keene,Chesterfield,Hinsdale,Guilford. Hinsdale,Putney covered Central Station. Dummerston covered Station 2.
Around 03:00 Antrim was dispatched M/A on a 2nd alarm to Hillsboro at 8 Wall St. for a building fire. Firefighters operating under very frigid conditions.

ON THIS DATE IN HISTORY

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

36 years ago on January 23,1977 – The Barrows Block Fire on lower Main St. in Brattleboro. Very frigid conditions the night of this fire.

10 years ago on January 23, 2003 – The “Cat House” Fire off Smead Rd in Wardsboro Vt. Well below zero and very windy.
A picture of that fire:
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STRATTON FIRE DEPARTMENT FUND RAISER

Friday, January 18th, 2013

Stratton Fund Raiser 2013

ON THIS DATE IN HISTORY January 18th

Friday, January 18th, 2013

2010 – Anchor Restaurant Fire. South Main St. Wilmington. Many towns Mutual Aid to the fire.

For those in our Tri-Mountain area, you may have helped fight this fire.
1985 – Equinox House in Manchester Vermont. Large Inn. A good part of it destroyed by fire.