Tag Archives: Fire Department

Local News
January 10, 2018

Man dies in six-alarm fire

By Evan Johnson

Poultney—A Poultney man was the only victim of a fire that occurred on the evening of Jan. 8 in Poultney.

At 2:49 p.m., the Poultney Fire Department received a report of a building on fire on Hampshire Hollow Road with a unresponsive…

Local News
February 1, 2017

Fire department moves forward on new trucks, fire station

By Evan Johnson

KILLINGTON—At the Killington Select Board meeting Tuesday, Jan. 24, the Killington Volunteer Fire Department updated the town on new fire trucks and the opportunity for a new fire station on Killington Road (known locally as the Access Road). Chief Gary Roth said…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
September 7, 2016

Pancake breakfast season begins in West Pawlet

Event raises funds for VFD Sunday, Sept. 11 at 7:30 a.m.—WEST PAWLET—The fundraiser pancake breakfast season begins on Sunday, Sept. 11, sponsored by the West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department. The breakfasts are held at the West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department located at 2806 VT Route…

West Pawlet VFD to host auction

Thursday, Aug. 25, at 5:30 p.m.—WEST PAWLET—The West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department auction will be held Thursday, Aug. 25, at the West Pawlet Firehouse, Route 153 in West Pawlet. All of the items will be available to view starting at 4 p.m. The bidding action…

Local News
May 14, 2015

New site for Killington fire department recommended

Fire Department Facilities Review Committee issues status report to the Selectboard

KILLINGTON — The Killington Fire and Rescue Department facilities no longer meet state criteria or the needs of the volunteer fire department. In order for the town of Killington to decide the…

Local News
December 24, 2014

Study and tour show fire house improvements needed

By Cristina Kumka

The newly-formed Killington Volunteer Fire Department Facilities Committee, charged with reviewing the needs and wants of the department and possibility of a new firehouse, took a tour of the Killington Road fire station on Wednesday, Dec. 17.

The committee…