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In Cold Weather, Alpha Volunteer Firefighters Fight More Than Just Fire

Cold weather brings a whole new set of challenges to firefighters, fire police and first responders. From accessing and safely preparing the emergency scene, to the unique extremes placed on both firefighter and equipment alike, cold weather firefighting requires a combination of preparation and understanding that makes it an altogether different animal. The Extreme Challenges of Extreme Cold Weather Emergency Response. When temperatures hit freezing or below, just getting to the scene … [Read more...]

2017 Alpha Fire Company Santa Run Set For Centre Region Christmas Eve!

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town Aboard Alpha Fire Trucks! Mark your calendars and claim your spot along one of two separate routes for this year’s Alpha Volunteer Fire Company Santa Run on Christmas Eve – Sunday, December 24th! Santa will use his special magic to ride on two Alpha Fire Engine sleighs along with a convoy of dazzling light-filled, holiday-red trucks and vehicles starting at 4PM from the Main station on Atherton Street. "In this, the season of giving, there's no greater event we … [Read more...]