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MFD Responds to Drew Central Alarm

Thursday, February 18th, 2021

9B3C6373-F4C3-499F-8925-6681F50E68E3MFD Monticello fire departmentAt 9:00 a.m. Tuesday morning, Kevin Griffin, team leader of the Drew Central Maintenance Department, notified me that Eric Chisom, Monticello Fire Chief, and other members of the Monticello Fire Department were responding to fire alarms in the Drew Central Multi-Purpose Gymnasium. (more…)

3 Sunday Fires, Actoss Drew County

Monday, February 15th, 2021

56A481FF-7AED-4AE6-82B1-DA181A335D26Around 4:30, Sunday afternoon, a home fire occurred on Selma-Collins Road. Collins-Cominto, Selma, Winchester and Tillar fire departments responded, along with Drew County OEM.  No one was home at the time of the fire.

18AE1B4D-5C59-4458-A786-72D56D812E7DAt noon, Sunday afternoon this SUV caught fire, just west of Wilmar, while traveling east. Wilmar fire department and OEM responded.

47E6AAEA-21A7-487A-98AF-D4641458A480 A91AB616-102C-43EC-BDCC-54B40521CC28Around 1 AM, Sunday morning, a chimney fire occurred and the sale the community. Damage was limited, due to the quick response of Selma, Winchester and Tillar fire department. Drew County OEM also responded.

Not to imply that any of these fires are related to cold weather conditions, but please be aware that more fires occur during times of inclement weather, due to extra heat being needed inside of homes. Please be careful.

 

Greenhill Woods Fire, Monday

Friday, January 22nd, 2021

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Woods Fire, at Cominto, Monday

Thursday, January 21st, 2021

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Monday Morning Fire

Tuesday, December 29th, 2020

6C9F7E0F-0B4E-4727-A02F-CA702A3B372B Early Monday morning, there was a mobile home fire in Winchester.

Volunteer fire departments from Winchester, Selma, and Tillar responded. “A great job and teamwork by our first responders!” Jessie Griffin, DC OEM.

Local Pilot Killed in 2-Plane Crash over Nevada Wildfire

Monday, August 3rd, 2020

BAD12E0E-3A00-49E4-90B0-E315150491CATwo single-engine planes collided in midair Thursday afternoon during firefighting activities in southeastern Nevada.

That crash took the life of Blake Haynes, a 62-year-old pilot, born and raised in Monticello, who had flown all types of aircraft for over 40 years, ranging from crop-dusters to Lear Jets.

His parents, Bill and Mary Jo Haynes, still reside in Monticello.
Here is more information about the fire, as it was reported by FoxNews.com.

City Council Agenda for Tonight – Discussion of Burning Ordinance, Leaves, Limbs, Permits, Calling MFD – Video

Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

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At last month’s City Council meeting, the most discussed topic was the proposed burning ordinance, specifically of leaves and debris.

Issues discussed included how permits must be
obtained from the fire department before any burning can take place.

The photo was taken Thursday morning, as a man was apparently burning down what was left of a former residence.

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Wednesday, April 29th, 2020

Woods Fire Threatens Local Homes

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

55E655FC-1E57-4FAE-AD1E-E1B56B11A2C1Around 315, Tuesday, Monticello firefighters were paged to a woods fire, near the intersection of Midway Route and Wilson Mill Road.

No report was available at the time of the fire about how it started.

Firefighters were sent to area homes on Wilson Mill Road, to protect them, during the early stages of the blaze, as the fire line was moving to the south.

It is believed that aside from timberland, no other damage was done.

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