Posts With Keyword ‘Mike Roberts’

Residents Reminded to Shovel Sidewalks and Around Fire Hydrants

Posted: Friday, December 24th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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With snow in the forecast residents are reminded that they need to make sure they shovel the sidewalks and around fire hydrants near their homes and businesses.

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New Paramedic Specialist Starts in Knoxville December 1st

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Paramedic Specialist Greg Higginbotham will begin his new full time job with the Knoxville Fire and Rescue Department one month earlier than originally planned.

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City and County Discusses Who Should Pay for Prisoner’s Medical Bills

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville City Council has to decide whether or not they will help the county pay for the medical bills of prisoners arrested by the Knoxville Police Department, prior to their booking in the Marion County jail.

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Knoxville City Council Recap

Posted: Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville City Council met in regular session last night. 

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Mercy One Welcomed to Knoxville

Posted: Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Around 60 people gathered at the Knoxville airport Monday morning to welcome the Mercy One crew to the area.

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Knoxville City Council Meeting Recap

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Knoxville City Council met in regular session last night.

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Fire Prevention Week Activities in Knoxville

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 6:28 am


Knoxville Mayor Don Zoutte presented recently signed a proclamation in honor of National Fire Prevention Week.

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Knoxville Fire Departments Conduct Training Exercise

Posted: Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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15 members of the Knoxville city and rural fire departments participated in a controlled burn this past weekend to help prepare firefighters for real emergencies.

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Knoxville City and Rural Fire Departments Conduct Training Exercise Today

Posted: Saturday, September 25th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville Fire Department and Knoxville Rural Fire Department conducted a hands on training exercise today.

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Sheriffs and Emergency Personnel Meet with Mercy One Staff

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Marion, Monroe, Mahaska, Appanoose, Wapello and Davis County Sheriffs along with Communication Director Martha Dykstra and Knoxville Fire Chief Mike Roberts met with the Mercy One Director of Emergency Transport Dan Keough and two flight nurses Tuesday morning to discuss the new Mercy One helicopter that will be based out of the Knoxville Airport beginning this November.

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Fire Marshall and Electrical Engineer Work to Find Cause Two House Fires

Posted: Sunday, September 5th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The investigation continues as officials try to determine what caused a single family home in Knoxville to start on fire twice in eight days.

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Investigation on What Started Two Fires in a Knoxville Home Continues

Posted: Thursday, September 2nd, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The investigation continues as officials try to determine what caused a single family home in Knoxville to start on fire twice in eight days.

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Entrance Gates Locked at the Knoxville VA

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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VA officials have locked gates on the secondary entrances at the Knoxville campus in order to prevent unauthorized personnel from entering portions of the campus, that’s according to Staff Assistant to the Director, Dave Huffman.

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Paramedic On Staff at All Times for Knoxville Fire Department

Posted: Saturday, July 3rd, 2010 at 6:24 am

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As of Thursday July 1st, there is a paramedic or EMT on staff at all times at the Knoxville Fire and Rescue Department.

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City Council Approves Appointments to Fire and Rescue Department

Posted: Friday, July 2nd, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Fire Chief Mike Roberts sent a request to the Knoxville City Council to approve the appointment of David Myers and Kevin Rodgers to the Fire and Rescue Department at their special meeting Monday.

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Knoxville Fire Department Hosting Open House

Posted: Monday, May 24th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Knoxville Fire Department will open their doors to residents for their open house pancake breakfast on Saturday, June 5th.

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Knoxville Firefighters to Deliver Pizzas for Smoke Detector Awareness

Posted: Friday, May 21st, 2010 at 6:26 am

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If you order pizza on Wednesday, June 2nd there’s a chance a Knoxville firefighter could deliver your pizza.

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Knoxville Fire and Police Respond to Possible Fire at VA Saturday

Posted: Monday, May 10th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville Fire, Rescue, and Police Departments responded to a report of a possible fire at VA Building 67 Saturday morning around 11:00.

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Knoxville Fire and Police to VA Saturday

Posted: Sunday, May 9th, 2010 at 3:55 pm

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The Knoxville Fire, Rescue, and Police Departments responded to a report of a possible fire at VA Building 67 Saturday morning around 11:00.

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Adopt a Hydrant Program

Posted: Wednesday, January 27th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Knoxville Fire Department is starting a new Adopt a Hydrant program. 

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