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Posted on: December 2, 2020

Scam Alert from the Idaho Falls Fire Department

Scam Alert_Idaho Falls Fire Department

Many Idaho Falls residents have received targeted phone calls from individuals claiming to be an Idaho Falls Fire Department (IFFD) employee or someone working on behalf of IFFD. In some instances, the scammers have gone so far as to impersonate and use t...
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Fire Department News
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Early Morning Apartment Complex Fire

Henryanna Cooking Fire

At approximately 2:15 a.m. on November 24, the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 1900 block of Henryanna Avenue for a structure fire. 

The reporting person told dispatch that there was smoke coming from an apartment within a nine-a...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Shop Fire on N Holmes Avenue

Shop Fire3_Holmes Ave_IFFD

At 2:19 a.m. on November 13, 2020, the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 2000 block of N Holmes Avenue, just west of Vickers Western Store for a structure fire. The homeowner reported to dispatch that there were flames and thick black smok...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: October 28, 2020

Winter is upon us - Time to clean fireplaces & chimneys!

Fireplace

Home fires occur more in winter than in any other season. As you snuggle in to stay cozy and warm this winter, the Idaho Falls Fire Department reminds you to be safe when using home heating equipment.  

Fall is the ideal time to have chimneys, fir...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: October 2, 2020

Fire Prevention Week Education & Virtual Station Tour

FPW20Serve

As Fire Prevention Week™ approaches, the Idaho Falls Fire Department reminds residents: “Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen!™

The Idaho Falls Fire Department (IFFD) is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association&...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: July 2, 2020

IFFD receives grant for new decontamination system

EcoloxTech Decontamination System_Idaho Falls Fire Department

Thanks to a $2,500 grant from the Walmart Giving Community Grant program, the Idaho Falls Fire Department was able to purchase new decontamination systems to use at each of their six fire stations.  

The EcoloxTech is an electrolyzed water system ...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: June 25, 2020

IFFD keeps fireworks fire from reaching mobile home

Melaleuca Freedom Celebration_Photo by Sherri Barnes

The Idaho Falls Fire Department responded to their first fireworks-related call last night which could have been much worse if it weren’t for the fast response time of Station 2.

Firefighters were dispatched at approximately 10:40 p.m. on June 24...

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