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News in Salem

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Feb

2018

Firefighters Respond to Blaze on Yorkshire St.

Firefighters Battle Early Morning Blaze

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Dec

2017

Home on S. College Avenue Sustains Fire Damage

Thirty-one first reponders helped extinguish the fire and assist the victims

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Nov

2017

Salem Fire & EMS Respond to Fire at East Main 7-Eleven

Salem Fire and EMS Respond to Fire at East Main 7-Eleven

9

Oct

2017

Structure Fire on Yorkshire Street

Salem Fire and EMS respond to structure fire on Yorkshire Street early Monday morning

1

Aug

2017

Fire Damages Storage Facility on Apperson Dr.

More than 60 Individual Units Damaged by the Fire

2

May

2017

Fire and EMS Respond to Fire on Fletcher Circle

Early morning fore on Fletcher Circle ruled unintentional

7

Apr

2017

Salem Fire & EMS Dept. Responds to Fire at Yokohama

The fire was contained to one part of the building, but that section did sustain significant damage.

11

Jan

2017

Fire and EMS Update Equipment with Federal Grant

Thanks to a federal grant from the Department of Homeland Security, the Salem Fire & EMS Department has updated some of the most important equipment its firefighters use in the field. Self-contained breathing apparatus packs and other important accessories were recently purchased with a combination of grant money and city funds.

3

Jan

2017

Fire and EMS Respond to Fire at Mount Regis

The Salem Fire & EMS Department responded to a structure fire at Mount Regis Center Friday night at approximately 10:57 p.m. All residents and staff who were in the building at the time of the fire were able to escape without injury. The entire building did sustain heavy fire damage throughout the second and third floors and the majority of the building suffered water damage.

24

Nov

2016

Fire & EMS Respond to Structure Fire at 425 White St.

The Salem Fire & EMS Department responded to a structure fire at 425 White St. this morning at approximately 1:27 a.m. Two people were inside the home at the time of the fire, but both escaped without injury.

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