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Tag: "Northwest Fire District"

2-alarm fire stopped in garage

2-alarm fire stopped in garage

[ 0 ] November 18, 2015

By CHRIS EDENS, City Editor A quick response from Northwest firefighters saved a large home near Talala Monday morning. The fire started in the garage of Willie Barron’s home on E. 340 Rd. Northwest was called out at 10:41 a.m. Seven units and OTEMS ambulance responded. Northwest Fire Chief Mat Shockley said smoke was visible [...]

Rookie year

Rookie year

[ 0 ] November 4, 2015

New Northwest firefighters Chase Smith (from left), Rico Guinn, Manny Moore and Rider Walters stop for a picture in their dress uniforms Tuesday. They are completing a one-month training academy and will be on probation for one year. Smith, Moore and Walters were volunteers at Northwest before accepting their first paid positions and Guinn was [...]