Sunday, November 20th, 2022
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FFD along with the first alarm box was dispatched to a reported structure fire in the 600 block of Carbon St. The truck arrived with its crew investigating and determining the cause to be a malfunctio...
Friday, November 18th, 2022
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FFD was dispatched to assist Hazle Twp. Fire on a reported structure fire in the Middletown Section of the township this morning. The truck crew assisted 141 with investigating the source of a smell o...
Wednesday, November 16th, 2022
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FFD and Medic 41 responded to a reported inoperable elevator with occupants in the elderly apartment building in the 500 block of Centre St. EMS personnel and the truck crew investigated and discovere...
Thursday, November 10th, 2022
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FFD responded to an AFA in the 700 block of Ingham St. in the Alvington Section. The truck and engine crews performed mechanical ventilation due to a culinary incident.
Monday, November 28th, 2022
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FFD has been helping the community prepare for the holiday season over the past two weeks. The installation of the decorations at the Freeland Public Park, Martin’s Square, and the town’s ...
Thursday, November 17th, 2022
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Today FFD visited all three senior apartment buildings to discuss fire prevention and safety. Each apartment of very building were given handouts from the US Fire Administration on fire safety.
Sunday, November 13th, 2022
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First responders from FFD, Freeland Northside Community Ambulance, Freeland Borough PD, and the Fearnots Fire Co were honored this evening by the Freeland American Legion Post 473 for their dedicated ...
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Nine members of the Freeland Fire Department conducted a fire prevention program for Kindergarten thru 2nd grade students at the Freeland Elementary School today. A demonstration of how our firefighters wear their protective gear and what to do incase of a fire in their homes was presented.
Thursday, October 20th, 2016
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Freeland Fire Department conducted the annual fire prevention program and fire drill for the citizens of the Active Adult Center. Several topics were covered that included kitchen fire safety, home heating furnace annual maintenance, what if a fire occurs in your home.
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The recent working structure incident in Foster Twp. shows how decision making and the training (which forms the foundation of it) works. FFD prides itself in our training program. Personnel are continuously enrolled in PA Local Level Training along with the Department's Basics Training which dr...
Sunday, October 16th, 2016
Freeland Fire Department conducted a fire drill at the Immaculate Conception Parish Hall Sunday morning 119 students and teachers were evacuated from the hall and the fire drill went very well according to fire department officials.
Friday, October 7th, 2016
FREELAND FIRE DEPARTMENT 2016 FUND DRIVE For over 130 years the Freeland Fire Department, along with its predecessors the Citizens Hose Co. and Fourth Ward Fire Co., have been providing the residents of Freeland and Jeddo Borough with continuous fire protection.
The weekend proved very busy for FFD members over the weekend with numerous events and fund raising activities. The department provided the Freeland Mayor Car Show and Cruise with the potato cake sale which as always is a big success with those attending.
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136 Utility took 1st place for Most Functional Utility Out of County and 1st Place for Company Traveling the Furthest Distance In or Out of County. Great job.
Saturday, September 17th, 2016
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Freeland Fire Department attended the annual Freeland Whippet Midget Football pep rally tonight. A large bond fire was on the football field and the Fire Department secured the bond fire.
Friday, September 16th, 2016
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Freeland Fire Department were honored to attend and participate in the annual POW/MIA service held in the Freeland Public Park.
Sunday, September 11th, 2016
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During the weekend FFD paid respects to all those who paid the supreme sacrifice on that faithful day, 9/11. Besides the 343 firefighters who perished in the Twin Towers, many police, port authority personnel, and EMS workers along with the civilians in the buildings or aircraft lost their lives in ...
Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
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Freeland Fire Department with Foster Township Fire Department attended the funeral of Richard Henning who was a life long member and EMT with the White Haven Ambulance for 48 years. 136 Truck with 134 Tele squirt were honored to set up the memorial arch at the Laurel Cemetery.
Saturday, September 3rd, 2016
US Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11R) announced yesterday the awarding of a FEMA Department of Homeland Security Assistance to Firefighters Grant to the Freeland Fire Dept., Hazle Twp. Fire and Rescue, and Harwood Fire Co.
Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
The second chicken BBQ this year held in the Freeland Public Park was another huge success. The BBQ was sold out again with 300 dinners served. We would like to thank all the volunteers and the community for supporting this fund raiser.
Sunday, August 14th, 2016
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FFD concluded its PA Local Level Training Haz Mat Ops Refresher Class this evening. Every year the department conducts this training to reinforce the skills needed for firefighters when responding to these types of incindents.
Monday, August 1st, 2016
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FFD conducted its Annual Boot Drive on PA940 in the boro on Friday night and Saturday. The department received a permit from PennDOT under the newly establish criteria for this time of event and it again proved successful.
Sunday, July 24th, 2016
FFD was proud to support our brother and sister firefighters at White Haven by attending their annual carnival and parade. Twenty FFD members made the trip east and enjoyed the food, friendship, and festivities that make this event an annual highlight.
Sunday, July 24th, 2016
Two FFD members completed the first step in the process of becoming an active firefighter in the department by completing the Introduction to the Fire Service sponsored by the Citizens Fire Co., Weatherly.
Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
The Freeland Fire Department would like everyone that purchased a ticket to support our Department. The July gun raffle was held on Monday and these were the winners:1st prize Ruger American Pistol 9mm or 45calTicket # 464Jaclyn BetramiFreeland PA 2nd prize S&W M&P Shield 9mm or 40calTicket ...
Monday, July 4th, 2016
The officers and members of the Freeland Fire Department extends its wishes to all for a Happy and Safe Independence Day. As we celebrate the birth of our great nation take time to give thanks for all this country stands for and those who worked hard and sacrificed to make the USA great.
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FFD attended the Six County Convention hosted by the McAdoo Fire Co. over the past weekend. Chief Emeritus John "Jeff" Teliho and Firefighter Gerry Guscott attended the banquet, meeting, and memorial service with Gerry again being elected as Luzerne County Vice President.

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