News Flash

Posted on: April 1, 2019

Controlled Burn Gets out of Control

Parri Fire_RV_Field

At approximately 8:00 p.m. on April 1, 2019 the Idaho Falls Fire Department responded to a field fire just north of Sage Lakes Golf Course on E. Parri Drive. The fire began as a controlled burn. Winds shifted during the burn resulting in structures catchi...

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Posted on: March 31, 2019

Fully Involved Garage Fire

Garage Fire

Idaho Falls, ID:  On March 31, 2019 at approximately 12:30 a.m., the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to 65th N, just north of Sage Lakes Golf Course, for a report of a structure fire.

Upon arrival firefighters found a fully-involved fir...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Fire Chief Dave Hanneman Retires

Chief Dave Hanneman

Idaho Falls, ID – Fire Chief Dave Hanneman recently announced that he will retire from the Idaho Falls Fire Department (IFFD) after 36 years in emergency services.

The city will hold a retirement ceremony held in his honor during a public receptio...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 11, 2019

Help First Responders Locate You

Legible Addresses

In an emergency, every second counts. The Idaho Falls Fire and Police Departments depend on address numbers to find community members as quickly as possible. Finding homes and businesses can be challenging if address numbers are blocked, missing, unlit or...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 8, 2019

Fire inside vacant training structure

Olive Structure Fire_March 7 2019

Idaho Falls, ID:   On March 7, 2019 at approximately 11:18 p.m., the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to 620 E 1st Street for a report of a structure fire. Upon arrival, firefighters found smoke coming from the northeast corner...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: February 22, 2019

No Injuries Following Early Morning Fire

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On February 22, 2019 at 5:41 AM the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 7000 block of N 5th W for a report of a structure fire.

The fire was upgraded to a second alarm fire. Four engines, four ambulances, two water tenders and a battalion chi...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: February 11, 2019

Mission: Save Lives

smoke alarm install

"Not one more life lost to carbon monoxide poisoning! Not one!" Those are the words found on the cokills.org website. The website and corresponding No C.O. Foundation were established by an Idaho Falls firefighter and his family after the devast...

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