Sunday, February 14th, 2016
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This morning around 0830, Cetronia and mutual aid were dispatched to the 4000 blk of Chew Steet in Cetronia for a chimney fire. Chief 303 immediately arrived and reported normal conditions from the ou...
Saturday, February 13th, 2016
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Engine 311 responded as a extra engine on a second alarm house fire - 2200 blk of Seipstown Rd, Weisenberg Township. Crews assisted with overhaul in the attic area. Engine 311 also acted as a "fi...
Wednesday, February 10th, 2016
Engine and Tower positioned at a early morning high rise fire alarm. Crews discovered a fire that was already extinguished in a bathroom.
Thursday, January 28th, 2016
Engine 311 is currently transferred to Station 31 (Western Salisbury) while they operate at a 2nd alarm house fire in Eastern Salisbury.
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Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
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Congratulations to now interior firemen Austin Nedwick. Austin has come to us as a local college student and a firefighter back home. Still being required to complete his probation book, he did with no hesitation.
Saturday, March 28th, 2015
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Saturday training involves Probationary members reviewing reverse lays
Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
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Last night for weekly drill members worked on hose line deployment and management. Members conducted multiple evolutions, including advancing a charged hose line through obstacles while being "blacked out".
Saturday, March 14th, 2015
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Deputy Chief of Fire Prevention Frank Knauss (35 year member) is leading the men today on a fire prevention detail at St Luke's West End Medical for 134th District Representative Ryan Mackenzie's special needs awareness day.
Saturday, February 21st, 2015
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Today members have been staffing due to the snow moving through the greater Allentown area. Lots of different drills have been taking place today including Probationary Firefighter check-off's, SCBA confidence, and RIT drills.
Sunday, December 21st, 2014
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Last night we hosted our annual holiday party for our members and their families to take the night off and enjoy. During the festivities multiple awards were given out including Firefighter of the Year and Years of Service.Congratulations to Ricardo Diaz for receiving Firefighter of the Year.
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Cetronia will be sending our thoughts and prayers to the Elizabethtown Fire Dept Station 74 (Lancaster County, Pa) as they are suffering from the sudden loss of live-in firefighter Dylan Holt. We are here for you and will help in anyway possible
Sunday, December 14th, 2014
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Congratulations to Firefighter Thomas Williams as yesterday he graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a bachelors degree in safety science. Thomas was a live-in firefighter with the Indiana Fire Association during his studies and will continue his career with Georgia-Pacific.
Thursday, December 4th, 2014
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Today a private daycare came by the firehouse to check out what it is like to be a volunteer firefighter. As usual the kids loved the equipment and all want to be firefighters when they grow up!
Monday, November 24th, 2014
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Engine 311 is covering tonight with 6 firefighters for Upper Macungie Township Bureau of Fire as they attend the viewing for Fire Marshal Sam Ashmar. With us is Ladder 2931 (Walnutport), Tanker 1021 (Germansville), and Rescue 1741 (New Tripoli).
Friday, November 21st, 2014
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The membership and leadership of Cetronia Fire Department will be sending its thoughts and prayers to the Upper Macungie Township Bureau of Fire as they are suffering from the sudden passing of Fire Marshal Sam Ashmar (5604).
Sunday, October 26th, 2014
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Last night volunteers went over the "anatomy" of a ground ladder. This kind of basic training takes place all the time, it's easy and informative.
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A Probationary Firefighter demonstrates his knowledge of the extrication equipment. Probationers are required to get "signed off" on certain tasks in order to ride the apparatus.
Saturday, October 18th, 2014
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We will be sending our condolences to our neighbors Cetronia Ambulance as they are suffering from losing one of there own, Dennis Kunkle. He was an EMT/dispatcher for Cetronia Ambulance since 1987 and was known as being the nicest guy in the world.
Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
We are looking to donate multiple sets of fire gear, boots, flashlights, and much more to a department in need. Please if you are part of a department that is in need, reach out to us. If not reach out to a department in need and spread the word!
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Congratulations to now Interior Firemen Zay Hutchko and Kevin Mcintyre. At Cetronia it is a requirement to complete our probation book, no matter experience or certifications. We want all of our members to learn how we operate as well as the standards we have.
Sunday, June 1st, 2014
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Today, Cetronia VOLUNTEERS spend the entire day handling a total of four incidents and taking the time to train with the first due engine and sharpen their skills during the down time. We always make time to reinforce the basic skills that allow us to protect our citizens.
Saturday, May 17th, 2014
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Last night Cetronia firefighters with our surrounding box alarm companies participated in the annual Dorney Park drill. The drill consisted of a fire inside of the Goodtime theatre with multiple victims trapped.
Sunday, February 9th, 2014
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CETRONIA, PA. - For immediate release:The Cetronia Volunteer Fire Department wants you.The department, one of three volunteer fire companies based in South Whitehall, recently bolstered its campaign to recruit volunteers by producing and posting a video on its Website and Facebook page.“The vi...
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Congratulations to now Firefighter Ricardo Diaz. Last night FF Diaz completed all the requirements to be promoted from a Probationary Firefighter. Unlike most departments, at Cetronia we do not lower our standards to raise our numbers.
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