Browsing: Parkesburg Fire & EMS

Help Firefighters, Clear Hydrants Of Snow

Pictures say what Fire Chief Ray Stackhouse and Parkesburg Emergency Manager Scott Kreger took five minutes to stress last night during the Fire Department’s monthly report so much better than words can.


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Fire Department Working Hard To Keep Parkesburg Informed

No one gives more to the Parkesburg community than do the members of the Keystone Valley Fire Department. We all know about their mission to rush into dangerous, even life threatening situations where others are fleeing


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Fire Department Fair Conversation – Continued

Mr. Ray Campbell, Board Chairman of the Keystone Valley Fire Department, on behalf of the Board Of Directors, released the following statement in reference to the community conversation on the 2014 Fair. “We decided to engage


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Cold Weather Fire Safety

This message from Keystone Valley Fire Department: Each year fire claims the lives of 3,400 Americans, injures 17,500, and causes billions of dollars worth of damage. People living in rural areas are more than twice as


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Fire Department’s Newest Member Profiled

From the Keystone Valley Fire Department website: Peter Mango, age 15 joined the KVFD in June 2013. Peter expressed an interest in attending the Summer Junior Firefighter week long training at the Chester County Public Safety


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Voting On Fair’s Future Strong

As of 8:00 Am Friday morning, 303 people had voted in yesterday’s fire company fair poll, the most ever for a one of our handy, dandy polls. And so far opinion is in favor of keeping


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Should The Fire Company Cancel The Fair?

Keystone Valley Fire Department is looking for your opinion on what to do with their annual fair. At the fire company’s Board of Directors’ meeting two weeks ago members discussed whether the KVFD should continue the


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Seasonal Space Heater Warning

As cold weather slowly creeps back into our lives Chester County Fire Marshal is urging residents to use caution when using space heaters. Recently, the Fire Marshal’s Office has investigated incidents where space heaters have been


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Fire Prevention Week Focused On Kitchen Fires, CO Poisoning

State Fire Commissioner Ed Mann today urged Pennsylvanians to take steps to prevent fires in their homes and businesses during Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 6 through Oct. 12. “This year’s theme is ‘Prevent Kitchen Fires’,” Mann


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Parkesburg Photos of the Week (2/2)

Here are photos from Parkesburg Fire Co. No. 1: 100 Year Anniversary & Housing, published June 11, 1994. The book will be available to the public at Seawell’s on Wednesday, September 25.  


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