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Apartment complex fire damage estimated at $12M

December 5, 2013 in Uncategorized

MINOT — A fire that broke out Thursday in a Minot apartment complex that was under construction has caused an estimated $12 million in damage to two buildings.
No one was injured in the fire at the Chateau Apartments, where buildings were being co…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Apartment complex fire damage estimated at $12M

December 5, 2013 in Uncategorized

MINOT — A fire that broke out Thursday in a Minot apartment complex that was under construction has caused an estimated $12 million in damage to two buildings.
No one was injured in the fire at the Chateau Apartments, where buildings were being co…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Crews that take the heat

July 25, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Though decades have passed since Linda and Rick Pierce were hotshot firefighters, they can still remember it like it was yesterday.
They can remember the anticipation and thoughts that raced through their heads as a fire approached, the darkness of the ash-filled sky and the reward of fending off another wildfire. Continue Reading

Grant will help Delmont build new fire hall

July 11, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Town gets $250,000 community development block grant via state. Continue Reading

Hundreds of Dakotas firefighters serving in West

July 3, 2013 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) Some South Dakota firefighters back home after helping battle wildfires in Arizona say the deaths of 19 of their colleagues there is a reality check.
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Dickinson fire chief: Response times matter

July 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Only a few hours after Dickinson Fire Chief Bob Sivak addressed the Dickinson City Commission on Monday explaining the importance of response times did Dickinson Rural Fire Chief Andy Paulson and his crew get called out to a structure fire in rural Dickinson. Continue Reading

Pierre fire chief retiring in Nov. after 8 years

June 19, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Fifty-one-year-old Bill Alexander says he’ll step down from the position he’s held in Pierre for eight years on Nov. 1. Continue Reading

Ceremony to honor NC airmen killed fighting fire

June 13, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Black Hills National Forest supervisor Craig Bobzien says the memorial site will allow people to visit, pause, honor and reflect on the selfless service of the brave airmen.
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Vehicle fire in south Dickinson

June 12, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson firefighters douse a vehicle that caught fire Wednesday afternoon in the south side of Dickinson. It was unknown as of press time if there were any injuries. Continue Reading

Georgia firefighters ‘relieved’ hostage ordeal is over

April 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

SUWANEE, Ga. It’s a call that firefighters routinely respond to a report of a medical emergency. Continue Reading