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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Idaho Falls Firefighters Raise Record-breaking Funds for MDA

Fill the boot

After the Fill the Boot campaign was cancelled in 2020 due to the pandemic, last weekend firefighters from the Idaho Falls Fire Department/IAFF Local 1565 hit the streets and shattered fundraising records for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.  ...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: June 18, 2021

Preparing for Fireworks: Controlled Burn at Snake River Landing

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The Idaho Falls Fire Department will be conducting a controlled burn along Milligan Road in Snake River Landing on Sunday, June 20 from 8:00 a.m. to noon. 

IFFD is asking the public to stay clear of the controlled burn along Milligan Road from jus...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Early Morning House Fire on Highland Drive

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The Idaho Falls Fire Department and Idaho Falls Police Department were dispatched at approximately 2:45 a.m. on June 17 to a structure fire on the 400 block of Highland Drive.

Three adults were inside the home when the fire started – two males an...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: June 16, 2021

House Fire on Johnson Street

Johnson Street Fire_Idaho Falls Fire Department

The Idaho Falls Fire Department and Idaho Falls Police Department were dispatched to the 1000 block of Johnson Street at approximately 7:40 p.m. on June 16 for a structure fire. A neighbor was outside mowing the lawn, saw the fire and called 911. &nbs...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Greentree Lane House Fire

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The Idaho Falls Fire Department and Idaho Falls Police Department were dispatched to a house fire at the 2000 block of Greentree Lane shortly after 10:30 p.m. on June 10. 

The homeowner told dispatch that the house was on fire and that there was o...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Idaho Falls Firefighters are asking for your help filling the boot this weekend!

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After the Fill the Boot campaign was cancelled last year due to the pandemic, firefighters from the Idaho Falls Fire Department are asking for help with not only filling the boot, but overflowing it!   

Firefighters will be at the interse...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Idaho Falls Fire Department welcomes six new members

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The Idaho Falls Fire Department is proud to announce and welcome six new probationary firefighters to the department and community.

City elected officials, IFFD personnel, and the recruits’ families attended a small graduation ceremony earlier th...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: May 14, 2021

Idaho Falls Fire Department Deputy Chief graduates from Executive Fire Officer Program

Deputy Chief Paul Radford, Idaho Falls Fire Dept.

The Idaho Falls Fire Department is proud to announce that one of the department’s chief fire officers recently graduated from the four-year Executive Fire Officer Program. Paul Radford, who was also recently promoted to deputy chief of administr...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: April 16, 2021

Early Morning House Fire on Agnes Street

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Shortly before midnight, the Idaho Falls/Bonneville County Dispatch Center received a report of house fire in the 2800 block of Agnes Street in Idaho Falls. The caller reported that the garage appeared to be fully engulfed and the fire was moving to the r...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: April 6, 2021

House fire on Laurelwood Avenue

Laurelwood Ave Fire

Idaho Falls, ID: The Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 600 block of Laurelwood Avenue at 5:36 a.m. on April 6, 2021 when a homeowner called dispatch to report a fire inside her home that was coming from her living room. She report...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Attention Idaho Falls Business Owners! Partners in Public Safety Program

Fire Prevention Inspections

Attention Idaho Falls business owners! There is a new city ordinance which may require action from you by May 15, 2021. Check your mailbox this week for a flyer and letter with additional information and instructions from the Idaho Falls Fire Department.&...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 30, 2021

200 Piglets Die in Outbuilding Fire

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At 10:00 p.m. on March 26, 2021, the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 14000 block of North 5th East for a structure fire. A neighbor called 9-1-1 after observing flames coming from an outbuilding. The neighbor then called the homeowner wh...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 16, 2021

IFFD hosts international speaker and best-selling author

IF Civic Center for the Performing Arts

If you see several emergency response vehicles outside the Idaho Falls Civic Center for the Performing Arts near Idaho Falls High School over the next couple of days, there is no need to worry.

“In fact, it’s quite the opposite,&r...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 6, 2021

Three dogs safe after being pulled from icy Snake River

Idaho Falls Fire Department Swift Water Rescue

At approximately 11:15 a.m. on March 6, dispatch received reports of three dogs that had gone into the Snake River near the intersection of W. Elva Street and Riverside Drive, just north of the LDS Temple in Idaho Falls. The reporting person told dispatch...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 5, 2021

Garage Fire

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At 6:25 p.m. on March 4, 2021, the Idaho Falls Fire Department and Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the 5000 block of East Scoresby Avenue for a structure fire. The reporting person told dispatch that a motorcycle had caught...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Online appointments available for IFFD's COVID-19 vaccine clinic

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The Idaho Falls Fire Department has appointment times available for eligible individuals at their COVID-19 vaccine clinic, which is NOT located at a fire station. Appointments can only be made online and are limited to the amount of doses available each w...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: February 13, 2021

Fatality Fire in Pinewood Estates

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At approximately 1:05 p.m. on Saturday, February 13, 2021, the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire at the 2000 block of E Timber Lane in Pinewood Estates. The reporting person told dispatch that a mobile home was on fire and tha...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: January 26, 2021

Three Fountains Condominium Fire

Three Fountains Condo Fire

Shortly after 1:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 1300 block of South Woodruff Avenue for a report of a structure fire. 

Two adults were standing outside of the Three Fountains condominium ...

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Fire Department News