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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Hydrant Testing has Started in Newton

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Newton Fire Department staff has started hydrant testing in the community for 2019.

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

Safety Fest

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Safety Fest was a big hit at Newton Fest again this year.

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Posted on: June 25, 2019

Fire Department Completes Hose Testing

Fire Department Completes Hose Testing

All totaled the department unloads, tests, and reloads about 2.5 miles of hose every year.

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Hydrant Testing to Start Soon in Newton

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Look for specifics on areas to be tested to be released in the next couple of weeks.

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

Fire Chief Attends Sports Event Risk Management Class

Fire Chief Attends Sports Event Risk Management Class

The two-day course focused on specific strategies to manage risk specific to large venues like the Iowa Speedway.

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

National Fire Safety Council Firepup® Program Kicks Off for 2019

National Fire Safety Council Firepup® Program Kicks Off for 2019

Each year the Newton Fire Department works collaboratively with the National Fire Safety Council to raise money through the Firepup® program.

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Engine 1 Returns From Repair

Engine 1 Returning from Repair

The Fire Department’s newest engine was out of service since the end of April while being repaired in Weyauwega, Wisconsin.

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Testing Completed for New Members at the Newton Fire Department

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As part of the budget process a shifting of positions was transacted resulting in not replacing the Fire Marshal and adding two line staff.

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