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Posted on: October 16, 2019

Early Morning Fire on Skyline Drive

Skyline Drive Fire October 16 2019

Idaho Falls, ID:  At approximately 1:22 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 16, the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 700 block of North Skyline Drive for a structure fire. It was reported that one occupant inside the one-story, multi-family ...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Small Fire at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center

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*The following is a joint press release from the Idaho Falls Fire Department and Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. 

Idaho Falls, ID:  At noon on Tuesday, Oct. 15 the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to Eastern Idaho Regiona...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: October 1, 2019

5th Wheel Fatality at RV Campground

The following is a joint press release from the Idaho Falls Fire Department and Idaho Falls Police Department. 

Idaho Falls, ID:  On October 1, 2019 at 12:07 p.m. the Idaho Falls Fire and Police Departments were dispatched to 1440 Lindsay...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: September 18, 2019

Le Ritz Hotel & Suites Fire

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The following is a joint press release from the Idaho Falls Fire Department and the Idaho Falls Police Department. 

Idaho Falls, ID: On Sept. 18 at approximately 2:36 a.m., Idaho Falls Emergency Dispatch received a call from a hotel occup...

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

Basement Fire

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On September 15, 2019 at approximately 11:47 p.m. Idaho Falls Emergency Dispatch received a call from an individual reporting smoke coming from the basement of a single family home located on the 1400 block of Alameda Avenue.  There were three ad...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: September 12, 2019

Firefighters are asking for your help this weekend

Fill the Boot Event

The Idaho Falls Fire Department will once again participate in the annual Fill the Boot campaign this Friday and Saturday at the intersection of Hitt Road & 17th Street from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

The event raises money for kids, adults and families...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: September 10, 2019

Idaho Falls Fire Department & EIRMC receive awards

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Prompt response times, high-quality of care, and effective coordination of patient care with receiving centers resulted in the American Heart Association presenting the Idaho Falls Fire Department (IFFD) and Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) w...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: July 26, 2019

Small Bedroom Fire

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The Idaho Falls Fire Department responded to a fire at 10:33 p.m. last night, July 25, at the 2000 block of Bodily Circle. The fire was started by a malfunctioning lamp that caught a small table on fire as well as the contents of the table.

Three adults we...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: July 23, 2019

Patriotic rock band to jump start Guns vs. Hoses charity softball game

Madison Rising

Idaho Falls, ID – If watching law enforcement and firefighters challenge each other on the softball field isn’t entertaining enough, add a splash of patriotic rock music to the mix!

Madison Rising describes themselves as being, &ldq...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: July 18, 2019

Four Rescued from Snake River

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Idaho Falls, ID:  On July 18 at 9:35 p.m. the Idaho Falls Fire Department and Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a water rescue at 325 River Parkway, on the west side of the river, just north of the Broadway Bridge.

Fo...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: July 17, 2019

IFPD and IFFD Respond to Fire at Motel 6

Motel 6 Hotel Room Fire

Idaho Falls, ID – This morning at 9:05 a.m. the Idaho Falls Emergency Dispatch Center received a call from a man reporting a fire in a guest room at the Motel 6 at 1448 W Broadway. Idaho Falls Police and Idaho Falls Fire both responded ...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: July 10, 2019

Early Morning Fire on 19th Street

19th Street Fire

Idaho Falls, ID:  On July 10 at 4:25 a.m. the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 200 block of W. 19th Street for a report of a structure fire. Two engines, one ladder truck, three ambulances and a battalion chief responded.

When fir...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: July 1, 2019

Fire at Lincoln Alternative High School

Lincoln High School Fire July 1

Idaho Falls, ID:  On July 1 at approximately 1:22 a.m., the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to a fire alarm at Lincoln Alternative High School at 3175 E. Lincoln Road. At 1:25 a.m. the call was upgraded to a structure fire after an ind...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: May 9, 2019

Outdoor Fires in City of Idaho Falls Limits

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Idaho Falls, ID:  Outdoor fires are a common response for the Idaho Falls Fire Department during the spring and summer months. While recreational fires are permitted inside City of Idaho Falls limits when the below conditions and requirements are...

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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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