Dwight Fire Protection District

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04/14/2019
Dwight 2019 baseball kickoff parade and celebration

05/17/2019
CAMP 911

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2019 Incidents
Month Fire Calls EMS Calls Total Calls
January 21 11 32
February 22 13 35
March 8 5 13
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Total 51 29 80

Past Years Call Volume
Year Fire EMS Total
2011 139 0 139
2012 164 0 164
2013 211 4 215
2014 210 10 220
2015 205 15 220
2016 230 56 286
2017 216 118 334
2018 240 137 377

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2019 Dwight Fire Protection District Academy students participated in SCBA practicals

Photographer Johna Bradley, March 23

The 2019 Dwight Fire Protection District Academy students participated in SCBA practicals on Saturday, March 23.
"Our lives depend on that air we carry on our backs and the skills we develop using this most important piece of equipment. You can’t train too much or be too good with your SCBA." Homer Robertson, FireRescue 2009... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Dwight Fire Protection District partnered with the Coal City Fire Protection District to raise the flag in tribute to a neighboring department to help show respect and condolences of a long time service member

Photographer Johna Bradley, March 19

On March 19, 2019, the Dwight Fire Protection District partnered with the Coal City Fire Protection District to raise the flag in tribute to a neighboring department to help show respect and condolences to the friends and family of a long time service member.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Dwight Fire Protection District encourages you to check your smoke alarms when you change your clocks for Daylight Saving Time​, Sunday March 10th.

Photographer Johna Bradley, March 09

Dwight Fire Protection District encourages you to check your smoke alarms when you change your clocks for Daylight Saving Time​, Sunday March 10th.

* According to the @NFPA, 2/3 of home fire deaths result from broken smoke alarms. Check yours when you change the clock! #IAFFSafetyTips
* When adjusting for Daylight Saving Time, make sure you are always checking your smoke alarms! #IAFFSafetyTips
* ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Apartment Fire Safety information from northernmentors.org

Photographer Johna Bradley, March 07

Fire Education for Kids
Children are most at risk in a fire.
Fires can start because a child is playing with matches or lighters that were within reach. Keeping such items out of reach of children is an important aspect of fire safety, but there is so much more that can be done to keep children safe in the event of a fire. Teach children in your household about smoke alarms, what they are used for, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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LSC Communications Fire on Friday, February 16, 2019

Photographer Johna Bradley, February 16

The Dwight Fire Department was called to a fire at LSC Communications shortly before seven tonight. The fire was reported in a press on the south side of the building. Arriving fire companies found a large press machine on fire with fire venting through the roof as well. Crews made an aggressive fire attack and contained the fire to the press units and roof area. The sprinkler system was activated ... (Full Story & Photos)

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