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We are pleased to announce the winners of our prizes from our Raffle

Thank you to everyone who supported our Annual Raffle.   We also want to send a big thank you to our sponsors that helped support our event.   Please be sure to remember them when you are shopping.

Here are the winners of the prizes:

1st  P. Turner

2nd  S. Geordt

3rd  W. Weaver

4th  R. Masters

5th  C. Cull

6th  M. Nilsson

7th  J. Ashe

8th  W. Saltsman

9th  M. Allman

10th  E. Smith Jr.

11th  K. Petry

12th  J. Ebaugh

13th  J. Belschner

14th  C. Portillo

WFD members surprises local woman for Mother’s Day

Please click here for the CC Times article

 

Governor Hogan visits Carroll’s Emergency Training Center

Members of our department were pleased to participate in Governor Hogan’s visit to our Emergency Services Training Center.   Members were able to meet with him and talk about the volunteer service as well as show him the facility.

Westminster Volunteer Fire Department Breakfast with the Easter Bunny April 8th, 2017 7-11 AM

Westminster Vol. Fire Dept. Breakfast with the Easter Bunny April 8th, 2017 7-11 AM

Westminster Fire Engine and Hose Co. No. 1

A fundraiser and family-friendly community get-together to raise money for your local fire company.

Join us on April 8th, 2017 7-11 AM for Breakfast with the Easter Bunny – Adults $8 and children under 12 – $5

ADDRESS Westminster Fire Engine and Hose Co. #1,
28 John Street, Westminster, MD 21157

For more information:
PHONE: 410-848-1800 EMAIL: info@westminstervfd.org

New Chief’s Vehicle

Chief 3 has a new vehicle. The 2016 4×4 Chevy Tahoe has been in service for quite some time now but has been recently been lettered. The vehicle has a hideaway interior light bar and is set up to run a command post from the rear of the vehicle.

 

Christmas Tree donation

  • The Westminster Fire Department extend a big thank you to Douglas
    Lawn and Landscaping and the Zepp Tree Farm for donating a
    Christmas tree to the station to help celebrate the season.

Box 3-3

Box alarm 3-3 was dispatched for fire extending into a house on 10-17-16. Chief 3-1 (Haddad) arrived to smoke smoke showing and fire extending into the dwelling. Units extinguished the fire on the 1st floor with minor extension to the 2nd floor.

imagePhoto credit: FF/Paramedic Jackie Pickett

imagephoto credit: FF/Paramedic Jackie Pickett

imagePhoto credit: FF/Paramedic Jackie Pickett

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Rescue on 140

Engine 31 assisted with an extrication on Route 140. Units from company 9 (Reese) arrived with one overturned confirming a working rescue.

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Saturday afternoon mulch fire at KFC in the Westminster TownMall, Carroll County Maryland

Saturday afternoon mulch fire at KFC in the Westminster TownMall, Carroll County Maryland

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Staff report: Sat. afternoon, June 11, 2016 Westminster, Carroll County Maryland – [Sta 3 Fire] 13:50 CT: BUILDING FIRE 400 N CENTER ST @KFC BOX: 0380 DUE: E31 E91 E61 E43 RS9 TO3 T2 X39 CS6

20160611 KFC fire (2)

Pictures by Kim Royer, Caroline Babylon, a bystander, and Kevin Dayhoff. “Firefighters responded to a mulch fire at Kentucky Fried Chicken in the 400 block of Center St. on Saturday afternoon, according to Westminster Volunteer Fire Company spokesman Kevin Dayhoff,” as reported in the Carroll County Times by Jacob deNobel on June 11, 2016

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“Though an exact cause has not been determined, Dayhoff urged residents to exercise caution in the summer months when extinguishing small flames and cigarettes, taking care to dispose of them in proper receptacles.” Click here for more information: http://www.carrollcountytimes.com/news/westminster/ph-cc-kfc-fire-20160611-story.html June 11, 2016 By Jacob deNobel, Carroll County Times “Mulch fire extends to KFC exterior in Westminster”