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EXPO WEEKEND TRAINING CLASS

As the 7th Annual Progress Fire Expo Bash quickly approaches, Progress again this year will be holding a training seminar the Friday of Expo Weekend. This year we are hosting an interactive seminar titled "WHY DO FIREFIGHTERS DIE". This seminar is being presented by Progress Fire … [Read more...]

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BLIZZARD 2016 WITH A KITCHEN FIRE

Since Friday Night the station has been staffed with 2 or 3 crews around the clock of dedicated volunteers for the Blizzard of 2016. In total the Blizzard dropped about 30 inches of snow around the Harrisburg Area. Crews responded to multiple medical assist calls to assist EMS … [Read more...]

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RESCUE-ENGINE RUNS SWATARA HOUSE FIRE

Tonight while the station was staffed with 3 crews for training, Communications dispatch a 49 Box (Swatara Fire) for a reported house fire. Chief 49 arrived with fire showing from the 2nd floor and asked for the 1st Alarm (Working Fire Dispatch) which added Engine 32-1. Engine … [Read more...]

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2015 STATS

The Progress Fire Company for the year of 2015 ran 785 incidents which 26 were JOBS and 12 PINS. Below is a breakdown of the stats for 2015.   Runs per rig: Engine 32: 248 Engine 32-1 (Rescue-Engine): 130 Truck 32: 229 Squad 32: 77 Chief/DO Vehicles: … [Read more...]

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OFFICERS FOR 2016

Tonight at the Company meeting the elected officers for 2016 were sworn in by Chaplin Fonner. The Officers for 2016 are: Chairman Mike Modica                             Chief John Brindle Secretary Bill Bader                                    Deputy Chief Glenn … [Read more...]

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1ST DUE BOX WITH FIRE SHOWING

Last night around 23:30 hours Box 32-4 was dispatched for a reported Bedroom fire on N 36th Street. Engine 32 (6), Truck 32 (3), Duty Officer (Capt 32-1), Chief, Chief 1, Chief 2 all arrived with a 2 1/2 story residential with fire showing from the 2nd floor and upgraded the box … [Read more...]