The Winter Storm Warning proved to be accurate, dumping nearly eight inches of snow on the area. So once the snow stopped everyone started digging themselves out to get back to normal. Clyde was a 48 year old man that had been sedentary most of … [Continue reading] about Shoveling Snow Can Be Deadly
It was a misty cool night when the tones sounded. Medic 1, Medic 2, Engine 1 and Rescue 1 respond to a report of an auto crash on Hayward Street at the bridge. Bystanders on scene report car in the creek with two critically injured. Time out … [Continue reading] about A Life Is Changed In A Second
The weather had turned warm and many people were out enjoying the transition from the winter cold. The duty crew was sitting outside the station when the tones sounded. Medic one, Engine one and Rescue one respond to Valley and Pike street. Two car … [Continue reading] about Being Aware Of Emergency Vehicles
The forecast was calling for snow, dropping temperatures and windy conditions. Jeb decided to go hunting before the bad weather arrived. At this point the temperature was around 38 degrees. He was very comfortable in his light hunting jacket. He … [Continue reading] about Treating Cold Injuries
Winter weather is upon us and extra care must be taken when cold weather strikes. The CDC provides the following steps to make your winter season safer. Take These Steps for Your Home Winterize your home. Install weather stripping, … [Continue reading] about Are You Prepared For Winter?