Wednesday, January 1st, 2020
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WOODBURY CT – Nearly 50 firefighters from the Woodbury Volunteer Fire Dept and four neighboring Connecticut towns contained a fire that destroyed a home in the early hours of New Year’s Da...
Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
On Thanksgiving eve, the Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department responded to a MVA accident when a BMW left Middle Road Tpke, crossed over Route 6, and crashed through the Garden’s assembled Christm...
WOODBURY – The Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department extinguished an electrical transformer fire that briefly caused evacuation of 11 units in the Woodlake development Sunday night November 24th. ...
Monday, December 31st, 2018
During the year 2019, the Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department responded to 344 total calls with an average of 11 firefighters rolling out each time.Fire (flame involved fires) 15False Alarms - 123Every...
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Monday, October 14th, 2013
J. Garry Mitchell, 85, died Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at Pomperaug Woods in Southbury. He was the husband of the late Shirley (Weed) Mitchell.Mr. Mitchell was born Aug. 12, 1928, in Port Chester, NY, son of the late Joseph G.
Wednesday, August 28th, 2013
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The firefighters are getting ready to host their annual end of summer event ~ Carnival 2013!!
Wednesday, August 14th, 2013
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It's that time of year again. The Annual Raffle for the Association of the Woodbury Fire Department is underway. Tickets are out and the first returns were brought directly to the firehouse by Lissa Lovetere and her daughter.
Wednesday, August 14th, 2013
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The Woodbury Fire Department gets asked to help the community all the time in different ways but this was a first. They were asked the help drop eggs from the roof of headquarters. Park and Rec was sponsoring a summer science week and one of the daily events was to design a protective vessel, made...
Monday, July 22nd, 2013
Bruce Sensenig While operating his privately owned vehicle enroute to the station in response to a MVA call, Firefighter Sensenig lost control of his car and crossed the center line sideways into the oncoming lane of travel where the passenger side of his car was struck broadside by an oncoming m...
Thursday, July 18th, 2013
Chief Janet Morgan had an energy audit conducted at the fire house several years back and saved approximately $250.00 a month on the overall electric bill at the two firehouses. Well, Chief Morgan was approached to have the audit done again to see if there were any newer upgrades that could be done...
Thursday, July 18th, 2013
Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department recently received a written progress report on three new firefighters attending basic Firefighter training at the Burrville Fire Training School. The three young men are part of a new style of training that uses online classes for the "book" work and mor...
Floods Happen: Protect Your Home & Family Release Number: 001 Tropical Storm Irene, Hurricane Sandy, and severe snow and rain storms in New England illustrate our region's vulnerability to damage at the hands of nature.
Friday, July 5th, 2013
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In our hearts...
YARNELL, Ariz. — An out-of-control blaze overtook an elite group of firefighters trained to battle the nation's fiercest wildfires, killing 19 members as they tried to protect themselves from the flames under fire-resistant shields.
Friday, May 31st, 2013
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For all you do - past, present and future.
Candy Woodall The York Dispatch, Pa. Created: April 29, 2013 Loganville Chief Rodney Miller, 45, was struck and killed while directing traffic on I-83. April 29--There's a somber silence here.
Tuesday, April 16th, 2013
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Becoming lost, trapped or in distress is the worst possible situation and the one most feared by all firefighters. However, learning skills to help recognizing these situations, becoming more proactive and help for firefighters to overcome these obstacles may greatly improve their chances of survi...
The State DEEP has posted the Fire Danger as HIGH today and the National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for all of CT today from 10a.m. until 8 p.m. The Woodbury Fire Marshal's Office will NOT be issuing opening burning permits today.
HUDSON - Six members of the Hudson (IL) Community Fire Protection District, in western McLean County, Illinois, were injured, one fatally, when another vehicle struck fire apparatus as they worked an accident on a snowy interstate highway near Hudson during the evening of March 5.
Monday, February 11th, 2013
.........Cleared all ventilation pipes of snow accumulation? Heating equipment requires ventilation. Most homes heating systems vent out of a chimney at roof level but, some may not. Some may vent out the side of your home - with 30+ inches of snow we worry about you and your family having prop...
Monday, February 11th, 2013
When winter storms blow through and skies are sunny again, it can be tempting to go outside immediately, especially if you've been stuck inside for multiple days. Roads, sidewalks and other hard surfaces can still be dangerous for days after a storm, however, and very cold temperatures may linge...
Sunday, February 10th, 2013
And waiting for you. The annual Valentines Day Breakfast is in full swing and waiting for you!! No Waiting. Come on Down............................... $5.00 Children and Seniors $6.00 Adults Serving till 11am
Friday, February 8th, 2013
Get Home. Stay Home. Have flashlights at the ready. Breathe..................Breathe, again. Put a couple of extra blankets on your beds (in case you lose power in the overnight hours) This won't last forever - we live in New England, it's winter, it snows.
EMMITSBURG, Md. – While the winter months always bring a spike in home fires, the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) says home fire deaths reported on by the news media are above those reported at this time last year.

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