Epworth Fire Department

Epworth Fire Department

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Epworth Fire conducts extrication training

Firefighter II/EMT - Dan Kramer, November 19

On Monday night November 18, 2019 - the Epworth Fire Department conducted extrication training. Epworth Fire tries to do this type of training on a regular basis. Sandry Fire was onsite showing new power tools that are available on the market today. Thank you to Sandry Fire for the training and demos, those citizens that donated vehicles for the training, and all Epworth Fire members that attended. Listed are photos of some of the training as it occurred during the evening. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Epworth Fire conducts live house burn training

Firefighter II/EMT- Dan Kramer, November 08

On Saturday Nov. 2nd, 2019 the Epworth Fire Department conducted a live house burn training.
This is the former Gibbs home on Biermann Road just outside of Epworth, purchased by the Horsfield Family.

Thanks to Epworth Fire volunteers as well as our neighboring firefighters from Farley and Centralia-Peosta for spending the day with us in a great day of training. Thanks also to the Horsfield's for allowing us to use this home for training the past year.

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Rest in Peace Ike

Retired - Firefighter Gary Wilgenbusch, September 23

The Epworth Fire Department wishes to extend their condolences to Captain Marty Berger, Chief Tom Berger and their families on the passing of their father Ike Berger.
Ike was a past member of the Epworth Fire Department serving 28 years with the department and at the time of his retirement he was serving as Assistant Chief.

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The old Maxwell building on fire in Downtown Epworth shortly after 911 was alerted to the fire.
The old Maxwell building on fire in Downtown Epworth shortly after 911 was alerted to the fire.

Epworth Fire responds to Downtown Structure Fire

Chief Thomas Berger, September 20

On Friday, September 20th, 2019 at 11:19 a.m. the Dubuque County 911 Center received multiple reports of a structure fire at Main Street and Center Avenue in Epworth. The building which houses four businesses and a second floor apartment was found to have smoke throughout the attic area and flames and heat in the apartment. The building owners, Dave and Karen Koss were on site and are also the owners of The Pizza Factory. Epworth Satellite and TV was also open at the time of the fire. Mutual aid assistance was provided by the Farley Fire Department for the county breathing air trailer. 22 ... (Full Story & Photos)

Epworth Fire Department 71st Annual Fund Raising Picnic and Silent Auction

Firefighter Kyle Gansen, July 01

The Epworth Community Volunteer Firemen will hold their 71th Annual Firemen’s Picnic on Friday, July 12th at the Epworth Fire Station. The event kicks off at 6pm and runs until 12am. There will be great food, cold refreshments, kid’s rides and activities as well as some wonderful local entertainment by Mark Zalaznik from 7P-10P. This family orientated event is the annual fund raising event that supports the operation of the volunteer fire department. We will have some music entertainment for the crowd and the children’s rides continue to be a crowd favorite. The main fund raising event has ... (Full Story & Photos)

71st Annual Epworth Fireman's Picnic
71st Annual Epworth Fireman's Picnic

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