Archive for August2013

Bees in a Tree

The other day we responded to a call for bees in a tree.  The location was at a development not far from the station.  En route, my partner and I verbally went over the AKB protocol.  Africanized Killer Bees.  They made their way to South Florida through the ports here.  Bunker Out.  Go on air.  […]

Population: 485; Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time

If you want to read a literary book on firefighting or small town living then this is the book.  Population: 485 is a hilarious and moving collection of essays written about New Auburn, Wisconsin; a town of, yes, you guessed it—485 people.  Not only is Michael Perry a skilled writer, he is also a volunteer firefighter/emt, […]

Threshold Guardians

“Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.”                                                      –Charles Dickens, […]

The Triple F Logo

The new Triple F logo is here.  You can visit the group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/MDFRTripleF/