Gilbertville Fire conducted a controlled burn on Thursday, April 2, on Girsch Rd. at Gilbertville. Photos by Larry Klodt.

Upcoming Events

     May 3, 2020: NOW POSTPONED: Anamosa Fire Department’s Annual Pancake Breakfast, at the fire station, 7 a.m.-12:30 p.m., serving pancakes, eggs, whole hog sausage, and drinks.

     May 14-15, 2020: Shaping the Future (NFA) Course, Fire Service Training Bureau.

     June 6, 2020: RESCHEDULED MID-YEAR MEETING: IFA Midyear Meeting will be held at the Grinnell Fire Station, 1020 Spring St., starting promptly at 9 a.m.

June 11-12, 2020: NOW CANCELLED: South Dakota Firefighters Association Fire School, Mitchell, SD.

     June 13, 2020: CANCELLED: Memorial Candlelight Service, Coralville.

June 13, 2020: East Central Nebraska Fire Prevention Coop’s Annual Fire Prevention Fun Day, Fremont State Lakes, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

     June 14, 2020: CANCELLED: Memorial Service, Coralville.

     July 14-16, 2020: Company Officer Academy, Nebraska Student Union, 1013 W. 27th St., Ponderosa Room E, Kearney, NE, featuring Chief John Salka and Chief Rick Lasky. For more information contact or 800-313-1992.

     June 26-27, 2020: Adair Fire and Rescue Annual Chuckwagon Days. Friday the 26th 1-1/2” mens/womens waterfights on 4th Street, 6 p.m., registration starts at 5 p.m., $5 per person. Cash payout to top 3. Ribeye Sandwich Supper at the station – free will donation at 5 p.m. Saturday the 27th, parade at 10 a.m., lineup at Adair Feed and Grain. BBQ and beer garden at the station, poker run at noon, registration at the fire station. Kids games in the park at noon, and street dance at 8 p.m. at the fire station featuring “The Double Barrel Band”.

July 9, 2020: Scotts Bluff County Mutual Aid Association meeting, McGrew Fire Department.

Aug. 27-29, 2020: The rescheduled Minnesota State Department Association Conference and Fire School, Breezy Point.

     Sept. 9-13, 2020: IFA Convention, Grinnell.

Oct. 15-17, 2020: NSVFA Annual Conference, Chadron, NE.

Oct. 23-24, 2020: Tri-State Emergency Responder Conference, Dubuque

     Nov. 8, 2020: IFA Board Meeting, John Deere Room, Stoney Creek Inn, Johnston, 10 a.m.




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