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Westwood Lane Fire (Photo)

On 11/23/16 at 1743 the Fire District responded to a structure fire at 1430 Westwood Lane. Crews arrived to find flames coming from a front window of the home. 1 occupant had evacuated and called 911. Crews were able to extinguish the fire within 30 minutes. 3 Engines, 2 Medic Units, a Heavy Rescue, and… Read More

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Head-on collision closes highway 228 (Photo)

At 3:13 pm the Sweet Home Fire and Ambulance District was dispatched to a 2-vehicle collision southeast of town near the Holley Market. An engine, a heavy rescue, 2 ambulances, and 2 brush rigs responded from Sweet Home Fire. We were assisted by the Oregon Department of Forestry and REACH air ambulance. The drivers of… Read More

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Receptacle Fire Scorches Home (Photo)

At 4:06 pm this afternoon Sweet Home Fire and Ambulance District was dispatched to a possible house fire at 1141 43rd Avenue. They arrived to find the home owner using a garden hose to douse the remnants of a fire that started in a disposal receptacle and had begun to burn the outside of the… Read More

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Crescent Hill Brush Fire (Photo)

Sweet Home Fire District and the Oregon Department of forestry responded to a reported brush fire in the area of hwy 228 and Cresent Hill. Four apparatus from Sweet Home fire and six from ODF found a .12 acre brush fire burning up hill in tall grass and brush. The fire was extinguished rapidly and… Read More

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Fire destroys shop in Foster (Photo)

At 9:39 this morning crews from the Sweet Home Fire and Ambulance District were dispatched to a report of a fire in a pole barn in the Foster area. While en route to the fire a large smoke column could be seen prompting the Incident Commander to strike a second alarm for water supply as… Read More

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Surplus Vehicle and Equipment

Sweet Home Fire District will be accepting sealed bids for three surplus items.  All bids must be accepted between 5/27/16 and 6/10/16.   Bid must be submitted in an sealed envelope with Item number clearly marked on the front.  Item # 1 -1989 ford E-350 with a 7.3 Liter diesel (minimum bid is $2000).    Item… Read More

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Dry Hydrant installed in Cascadia (Photo)

The Sweet Home Fire District has installed a “dry” hydrant in Cascadia. This dry hydrant will serve as the primary fire suppression water source for structure fires as well as wild fires in the area East of Sweet Home. Up until now the District has not had an adequate and reliable water supply in that… Read More

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Fire In Garage of Unknown Origin (Photo)

At 8:22 P.M. on April 26th, 2016 Sweet Home Fire and Ambulance District responded to their second possible structure fire of the day. Fire crews found a garage at 759 27th Avenue charged with heavy black smoke upon their arrival and 2 off duty firefighters directing crews to the believed origin. The fire appears to… Read More

Fire Destroys Shed and Camp Trailer (Photo)

At 5:55 P.M. on April 26th, 2016 Sweet Home Fire and Ambulance District responded to a structure fire at 1247 47th Avenue. They arrived to find a camp trailer and storage shed on fire behind the address. While deploying attack lines the fire momentarily spread to a standing fir tree and torched approximately 80 to… Read More

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