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Holding on to the Passion


Somewhere along the line, I developed an affection for the fire service....for everything it had to offer. The ups and downs, the good firefighters and the bad firefighters, the good leaders and the GREAT leaders. I studied the fire service. I read articles, went to training events, and immersed myself in the craft. Then things began to change...

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Photos: House Fire in Yorkville, NY


On 01/06/2016 at 0928 - The Yorkville Fire Department along with Whitesboro Fire (1 Engine to the scene) and New York Mills Fire Department (1 Engine to standby at their station) was dispatched to a reported Structure Fire with entrapment at 2201-2203 Whitesboro Street the Village of Yorkville.

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Pre-Arrival Video: Surrey House Fire

surrey house fire

Fire crews arrived at a vacant 2 story home to find flames shooting out of several window and garage and threatening to spread to nearby homes. It sounds like this house has been vacant for 3-6 months, but people have been seen coming and going as recent as this morning according to a neighbour talking to police. No word on a cause at this time 20 firefighters responded to this 2-alarm fire.

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