March 2022 Newsletter

UPCOMING EVENTS Basic wildland classes begin Friday, March 11th at 6:00 PM for all new firefighters or anyone who needs them. Please contact your leadership or 170 for more information. 1st Responder Conference in Twin Falls May 5th & 6th     1stresponderconferences.org East Idaho Fire Chiefs Academy is June 10th-12th. Keep an eye out for more…

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December 2021 Newsletter

ANNOUNCEMENTS What is the most important quality for a firefighter? A good firefighter possesses many valuable traits, including dedication, cooperation, flexibility, physical fitness, integrity and problem-solving skills. Employers want to know that you prioritize these qualities. As you have all been informed, we have now implemented the ImageTrend reporting system. I want all of you…

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August 2021 Newsletter

Upcoming Events Figure 8 races August 14th Jefferson County Fair August 16th-21st Bull Wars August 28th Announcements We have most new radios out, but not all. If you have been notified that you are getting a new radio, please make an appointment with 170 to return your old one and get the new. These radios…

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June 2021 Newsletter

UPCOMING EVENTS Rigby Stampede Days  June 18th and 19th Monster truck show June 25th and 26th Rigby Lake fireworks June 26th Menan Independence Day celebration July 3rd ANNOUNCEMENTS 100 Deadliest Days of Summer – How many of you have heard this? This is a real thing, and we typically see trauma cases and wildland fires…

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May 2021 Newsletter

Upcoming Events East Idaho Fire Chiefs Academy is May 21st-23rd at CEI. Register at https://eifca.org under the training tab. Classes are Vehicle Extrication, Flashover Trailer and 1403 Burn Trailer. Training is free of charge this year, but you will be responsible for your own meals. Announcements It has been a busy few weeks and we…

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April 2021 Newsletter

UPCOMING EVENTS Idaho State University EMS Conference April 30th & May 1st.  Register at www.certain.isu.edu/emc   East Idaho Fire Chiefs Academy is May 21st-23rd at CEI. Registration is open now  at https://eifca.org under the training tab. Class offerings are Vehicle Extrication, Flashover Trailer and 1403 Burn Trailer. Training is free of charge this year, but you…

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March 2021 Newsletter

UPCOMING EVENTS Idaho Falls Fire is hosting a free two-day training with author and Fire Chief Frank Viscuso, Step Up and Lead. It takes place March 16th and 17th at the Civic Auditorium. This will be a GREAT training, but please make sure you can attend before registering as seats are very limited.Registration is required      …

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February 2021 Newsletter

UPCOMING EVENTS Idaho Falls Fire is hosting a free two-day training with author and Fire Chief Frank Viscuso, Step Up and Lead. It takes place March 16th and 17th at the Civic Auditorium. This will be a GREAT training, but please make sure you can attend before registering as seats are very limited.Registration is required      …

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January 2021 Newsletter

UPCOMING EVENTS The district office will be closed Monday, January 18th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Idaho State University EMS Conference April 30th & May 1st, 2021. Check your email for info. ANNOUNCEMENTS Thanks to all who helped with Heap The Helmet over the holidays! We raised a record-setting $6500 to help…

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December 2020 Newsletter

UPCOMING EVENTS The District Office will be closed Friday, December 25th and Friday, January 1st ANNOUNCEMENTS November was one of the busiest months for calls we have had in a LONG time!!  Thank you to all who responded and provided the highest quality care to our patrons. It won’t be long before we are asked…

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