July 30, 2016: Iowa Water Fights, Delhi, in conjunction with Delhi Day, men’s and women’s 1-1/2”, parade at noon with waterball following on main street, trophies for four places, following adult waterball a “kid’s w

The Bellevue Fire Department was dispatched to a barn fire in rural Bellevue. When fire crews arrived, they found a 40’ by 80’ hay barn fully involved with 300 big round bales inside. A total of 14 firefighters were on the scene for two hours to help keep the fire from spreading.

  On Saturday, June 18, joint extrication training was held allowing emergency services personnel the opportunity to practice on the various extrication techniques and equipment that is utilized during such an event.

The Jefferson Fire Department conducted an extrication drill for the public at the Bell Tower Festival in Jefferson.

Keota Fire was paged out at 6:28 a.m. on July 4 to Keota High School for reports of smoke coming from the roof and back doors. Sigourney responded from an auto-aid agreement. While the fire was put out quickly, there was extensive smoke and water damage. The investigation found fireworks remnants on the roof of the school. Current estimates for repairs are in the hundreds of thousands of dollars.

     Fireworks will be good for Iowa they say……..

Keota Fire was paged out at 6:28 a.m. on July 4 to Keota High School for reports of smoke coming from the roof and back doors. Sigourney responded from an auto-aid agreement. While the fire was put out quickly, there was extensive smoke and water damage. The investigation found fireworks remnants on the roof of the school. Current estimates for repairs are in the hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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  On Saturday, June 18, joint extrication training was held allowing emergency services personnel the opportunity to practice on the various extrication techniqu

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