Public Service MessageOn October 3, 2018 at appx 2:20 EDT @FEMA will issue a Nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alerts to test national warning capabilities. The test message will be sent to all radio, TV, and compatible cell phones. t.co/LiLaO1PmPC... See MoreSee Less
West Hazleton Fire Department to Kick Off Fire Safety Week
On October 6th from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the fire department will be working with Lowe’s Home Improvement Stores to locally kick off fire prevention week. During that time, visitors can stop by and receive safety information, and participate in other activities.
There will be a a live fire demonstration 1:00 PM in the Lowe’s parking lot. (Safe Use of Turkey Fryer's) Due to safety concerns, this demonstration will be dependent upon weather conditions on the day of the event. ... See MoreSee Less
183 Truck due on 3rd Alarm in Holleback Township During the afternoons house 183 Truck was requested into Hollenback Township on a working 3rd Alarm Structure Fire. Upon arrival truck crews went in for overhaul operations and the ladder pipe went into service after the structure was deemed unsafe. ... See MoreSee Less
This evening volunteers responded to a report of a 2 month-old infant unresponsive. Within 3 minutes of the call being placed to the 911 Center crews were on scene to assist. We are happy to report the infant was awake and alert upon arrival. This short arrival of trained personal truly shows how were are dedicated to providing the best possible services to the residents and visitors of West Hazleton! ... See MoreSee Less