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Kidde Recalls Fire Extinguishers

Kidde Recalls Fire Extinguishers

Kidde Recalls Fire Extinguishers with Plastic Handles Due to Failure to Discharge and Nozzle Detachment: One Death Reported. Link to Kidde:...

Daylight Savings and Smoke Alarm Battery Change

Daylight Savings and Smoke Alarm Battery Change

With daylight saving time here once again, everyone knows to turn clocks back an hour to the appropriate new time. But there's one more crucial task that should also be completed with every anniversary of turning the clocks: changing the batteries in smoke...

Upper Deadwood Creek Annexed into Swisshome-Deadwood Fire Dept.

Upper Deadwood Creek Annexed into Swisshome-Deadwood Fire Dept.

As of 31 October 2017, Deadwood Creek Fire Department has been annexed into Swisshome-Deadwood Fire! SVFR has been training with our local eastern departments for almost a year now. Progress has been exceptional! Chief Hertzbach, as a volunteer, spent an...

Rhody Cruisers Florence Toy Drive

Rhody Cruisers Florence Toy Drive

The Rhody Cruisers are having their 2nd Annual Florence drive for Girls & Boys at your Florence A&W. So, please bring New, Unwrapped Clothes & Toys for kids aged from Infant to 12+ years. Meet some of your local firefighters. Get a burger, a root beer float or...

Challenge Coins Awarded

Challenge Coins Awarded

Last night, at our Association Dinner, time was taken to award 5 of the 6 firefighters who were sent out on task force conflagrations to two enormous fires in Oregon and California. Capt. Andy Gray, Firefighter PJ Crescioni and Firefighter Levi...

28th Annual Great Pumpkin Give-Away

28th Annual Great Pumpkin Give-Away

Time for the Great Pumpkin Give-Away. See you out there. Free hotdogs too! Mark your 2017 calendars for Thursday, October 26th for KCST’s 28th Annual Great Pumpkin Give-Away on FM 106.9 Pumpkin Give-away begins at 4pm Coast Radio and True Value Team Up...

Another Academy going on right now

Another Academy going on right now

Time sure flies. We have another Academy going on right now. It’s made up of Deadwood and Siuslaw Valley Fire Departments. They have been going into the Burn Box and learning fire behavior and putting the wet stuff on the red stuff. There are a total of 9 in this...

Outdoor Burning rule changes adopted

Outdoor Burning rule changes adopted

On October 12, 2017, the Lane Regional Air Protection Agency’s Board of Directors voted unanimously (8-0) to approve most revisions to LRAPA’s Title 47: Open (Outdoor) Burning rules effective immediately. Outdoor burning, also known as open or backyard...

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