Posts With Keyword ‘Mike Roberts’

Knoxville Fire Department Members to Attend Winter Fire School

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Members of the Knoxville Fire Department will be attending a winter fire school in Ames later this month.

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Autopsy Results on Chapman Released

Posted: Sunday, January 24th, 2010 at 6:26 am

A house fire took the life of one Knoxville man in late 2009, his autopsy results have now been released.

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Cause of Death Released for Knoxville Man Who Died in a Home Fire

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 6:28 am

A house fire took the life of one Knoxville man in late 2009, his autopsy results have now been released.

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Fire Call at 722 E Main Street in Knoxville

Posted: Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 at 6:32 am

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The Knoxville Fire Department and Knoxville Police Department responded to a report of a possible house fire at 722 E Main Street at around 4:30pm Monday.

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Fire in Downtown Knoxville

Posted: Monday, January 11th, 2010 at 6:45 am

The Knoxville Fire Department, the Knoxville Rural Fire Department, the Pella Fire Department, and the Knoxville Police Department responded to a fire in downtown Knoxville at approximately midnight Saturday night.

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First Responders Work Together in Emergency Situations

Posted: Saturday, January 9th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The latest winter storm required a lot of teamwork between our first responder teams.

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Knoxville Fire and Rescue has New Storage Equipment

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville Fire and Rescue department has new equipment to keep their gear organized.

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Knoxville Fire Engine Inspection

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 6:26 am
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Equipment at the Knoxville Fire and Rescue Department faces annual inspection. State mandate requires that all engines go through a thorough inspection at least once a year. Both of the departments’ engines have undergone their inspections as of Monday evening. According to Fire Chief Mike Roberts, the second of the two engines was brought to Altoona Monday afternoon to make sure all if its parts are working and in check. He says the inspection includes everything from tires to oil and gages. The fire and rescue department does inspect its’ equipment in-house each week but these in-depth inspections can help prevent small problems from turning into large ones and costing the department a lot of money.

Residents Reminded to Check Chimneys Before Using Fireplaces

Posted: Friday, October 16th, 2009 at 6:25 am

Many residents began lighting up fireplaces as the cold weather has moved in, but before it gets much later in the season, homeowners should be making sure their chimneys are cleaned.

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