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Mon. Mar 2nd 2015
Members Complete Man in Machine Class

This past weekend members attended a man in machine class at Station 112. Members got the opportunity to use some new equipme...

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Sat. Jan 31st 2015
Members Complete SCOTT SCBA Conversion

Today members spent the time to place our new SCOTT SCBA on Engine 2. This completes our SCBA conversion from MSA to SCOTT. T...

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Mon. Oct 20th 2014
Burn Session At LCCC

Over this past weekend members headed down to LCCC with Duryea Fire for a structural burn session. Members got to brush up on...

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Mon. Mar 2nd 2015

This past weekend members attended a man in machine class at Station 112. Members got the opportunity to use some new equipment such as a band saw and cutting torches. Knowledge was also gained on various types of incidents from impalements to a person having a ring stuck on their finger. We would l

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Sat. Jan 31st 2015

Today members spent the time to place our new SCOTT SCBA on Engine 2. This completes our SCBA conversion from MSA to SCOTT. These air packs are equipped with pac tracker technology which plays a big role in finding a down firefighter in the event of an Emergency. They are also equipped with a EBSS s

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Mon. Oct 20th 2014

Over this past weekend members headed down to LCCC with Duryea Fire for a structural burn session. Members got to brush up on the skills of stretching lines, and performing searches. Some new knowledge was gained as always you can never have enough training. We would like to thank Duryea Fire for ha

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Wed. Oct 1st 2014

As we enter into the fall season, the PTVFD softball team had very successful summer.  Taking first place in both the Avoca and Duryea Fire Dept. tournaments.  The members played hard all summer.  These tournaments are good time to get together with our brothers and play a little ball

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Sun. Aug 31st 2014

It was a good week of training at the 166 house. Members started this past thursday night with our regurlarly scheduled training with throwing ladders, hydrant hookup, SCBA, and various other tool training.  Saturday morning members took  Foam 1 out for some pumping time.  New members

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Wed. Aug 13th 2014

Over the past two weeks members spent some time at station 143 for a basic ropes and rigging program.  Members learned about various different types of mechanical advantage systems, as well as setting up anchors and multiple different knots and their uses.  We would like to thank Hughestow

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Mon. Apr 28th 2014

Members had busy weekend of training this past week. Members attend a confined space class hosted by the Avoca Fire Dept.  During this course members learned about all the danger of a confined space rescue, and also learned about the many different types of tools involved.  Tools include a

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Sat. Apr 12th 2014

Members recently completed a BVR OPS program hosted by the Kingston Twp. Fire Dept.  In this program members learned about many different tools, techniques, and strategies involved in the vehicle rescue field.  Members will continue to advance their training by taking the technician level

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Sun. Mar 30th 2014

Some members headed down to LCCC PSTI yesterday for a basement burn class. Members spent the day stretching lines and performing searches of the basement and division 1. Members had an opportunity to feel the heat amongst other dangers of fighting a fire in the basement. A good day was had by a

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Sun. Feb 23rd 2014

The past few days members have spent their time packing hose and moving equipment around to get the new engine 2 ready for service. This engine will be in service at HQ and the current engine 2 will become engine 3. The KME (Current Engine 3) will be removed from service.  Members will put

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Recent Calls
Thu. Feb 26th 2015
Rescue 1 Due on Multiple Dwelling Fire

Rescue 1 was requested to respond as part of a second alarm assignment into 84's first due for a fire on the third floor ...

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Sat. Feb 14th 2015
Rescue 1 on Mobile Home Fire In Exeter

Rescue 1 responded to Birchwood estates in Company 28’s first due. Engine 128 was first arriving and had smoke showing....

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Sun. Feb 1st 2015
Rescue 1 Due on Old Forge Job

Rescue 1 responded as part of a second alarm assignment to Connell St. In Old Forge for the fire in a commercial building. Fi...

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