From the entire staff at Fire Mutual Aid we wish you all a Happy New Year. Please be extra careful with all heating devices, especially with the extreme cold that is on the way. Practice Fire Safety year round.
The West Dover Fire Dept. regrets to announce the passing of Retired Firefighter Norman Rosenberg. Calling hours are today (12/27/13) at 10:00 with the funeral to follow at 11:00 at the Covey and Allen Funeral Home at 44 East Main St. in Wilmington. Burial will be private. Personnel are requested to meet at the Funeral Home in full dress uniform at 10:00. Following the service there will be a reception at the West Dover Fire Station on Route 100.
12/26/2013 – Call dispatched at 16:34 for a building fire at 324 Route 100. Operating at the scene were Weston, Londonderry, South Londonderry, Peru, Winhall and Londonderry Ambulance. Mount Holly covered Weston. Dispatchers on duty were Lt. David Whipple and Dispatcher Virginia Gilman.
12/26/2013 – Call was dispatched at 15:31 for a building fire at 143 Clinton Rd. Companies on arrival had a well involved building fire. Operating on the scene were Antrim, Antrim Ambulance, Bennington, Hancock, Francestown, Peterborough, Hillsboro, Stoddard and Washington. Greenfield covered Antrim. Dispatchers on duty were Lt. David Whipple and Dispatcher Virginia Gilman.
12/26/2013 – Call dispatched at 18:20. Call was dispatched as a 1st alarm for a chimney fire but with smoke inside the residence at 12 Suntec Loop. The first engine on scene reported fire showing from the roof and a 2nd alarm was struck. Operating on the scene were West Dover, East Dover, Wilmington, Deerfield Valley Rescue. Wardsboro sent an engine to cover West Dover and then went to the scene for additional manpower. Williamsville covered East Dover. Dispatchers on duty were Lt. Kevin Kennedy, Part-time Dispatcher John Bates and Part-time Dispatcher Anna Kercewich. Photos by Wardsboro Fire Chief Chris Liller.
Fire Mutual Aid receives a huge compliment from well known speaker Billy Goldfeder. Read the entire article. Click on the link:
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ON THIS DATE IN HISTORY – 25 years ago on December 24, 1988 – Church fire in Westminster West.
All the staff at Fire Mutual Aid wish all our followers a Merry Christmas! Please be safe.
Tune in to Fire Mutual Aid (frequency 154.430) on Christmas Eve around 20:00 hours to hear our own Lt. David Whipple (Dispatcher 1) broadcast this year’s Christmas Eve Poem. If you are far away or do not have a scanner, radio or pager, you can listen at the following link from a computer or smart phone.
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