Department Photographer Rebecca Schilke, December 11
On Saturday, December 10, 2016, the Dunn's Corners Fire Department responded to a one car MVA at 11:56 PM. A downed pole and electrical wires were blocking the road. The DCFD, was on the scene for approximately two hours. The Westerly Police Department, Westerly Ambulance, and National Grid also responded.... (Full Story & Photos)
With the end of daylight savings coming this weekend, we here at Dunn's Corners Fire Department couldn't think of a better time to change the batteries in every smoke detector in your house!
The fact is that smoke detectors save lives. If there is a fire in your home, smoke spreads quickly and you need working smoke detectors to give you and your loved ones valuable time to get out. Having a working ... (Full Story & Photos)
At a recent medical call, members of DCFD and Westerly Ambulance addressed the patient's concerns that going to the hospital would keep him from finishing his yard work by finishing up the yard work for him. The Westerly Sun reported our responders' good deed in today's article:
Today, the Dunn's Corners Fire Department hosted its annual open house for the community. Games, tours, and demonstrations were available. We are looking forward to seeing everyone again next year!... (Full Story & Photos)
Today the Westerly Sun published a very nice article on our upcoming DCFD Open House, including quotes from our Chief, Mike Frink, and Training Officer, Lt. Jeff Thomas. Thanks to the Sun for helping us get the word out on this important and fun event!
The Dunn's Corners Fire Department hopes you'll join us on Sunday, October 16, for our open house. We promise it will be fun for all ages, with food and beverages, games, demos, tours and more! Click on the flyer to the left for details.
On Thursday, July 21, 2016, the Dunn's Corners Fire Department hosted the annual Karl Kenyon Smokey Bear Parade. The parade with more than forty emergency vehicles, made stops in Charlestown, Weekapaug, Misquamicut, and Watch Hill. It was a wonderful night for fire fighters, their families, and the community! ... (Full Story & Photos)
The annual Karl Kenyon Smokey Bear Parade is scheduled for Thursday, July 21 at 5:00 PM. This event is sponsored by the Dunn's Corners Fire Department and its members. It is a great family event with fire prevention related goodies given out to the kids at all the stops and of course plenty of photo opportunities with Smokey Bear. Hundreds of children and families enjoy the parade each year. Come ... (Full Story & Photos)