Carbon Monoxide Facts :

Now is an excellent time to remind everyone that every home or workplace needs to have updated and functioning CO (Carbon Monoxide) detectors and to have your Heating and Hot Water systems inspected annually. Detectors do expire, so check the mfg. date on the back. In general, they have a 5 to 7 year life-span depending on the manufacturer. It’s helpful to write the replacement date on the front where

Special thanks to our Heart Safe Team! Do you know we now have bilingual CPR cla…

Special thanks to our Heart Safe Team! Do you know we now have bilingual CPR classes available? The Newcomer English Learning Class was one of the first classes offered in Spanish to our community. As our mission to protect you and your families from the leading cause of death in the world, our classes aim to teach you the highest known standard of heart attack prevention and resuscitative care. Please

Congratulations to WSFR’s newest firefighters and engineers who were pinned toda…

Congratulations to WSFR's newest firefighters and engineers who were pinned today. Please help us in welcoming James Birnie, Adam Campbell, Tyler Cochran, Cody Payne and Tanya Satchwell as new firefighters who just graduated from the Aims Fire Academy. Payne won the Academic Award; Birnie won the David Goodale Award and Cochran won the Top Rung Award. Also give a big hand to Forrest Anguiano, Brison Chagolla, Dustin Cresswell and Michael

It is not well known that many healthy people are dying in hospitals. Every year…

It is not well known that many healthy people are dying in hospitals. Every year 200,000 lives are lost from preventable causes in the U.S. alone. That makes medical error the third leading cause of death in America. In addition, this problem is not only measured in human lives – it can be measured in real dollars. Forty-five cents of every dollar spent on medical care results from medical errors.

Windsor Police Department Hosts Santa Cops Toy Drive

Windsor Police Department Hosts Santa Cops Toy DriveHelp us provide holiday gifts to families who might not be able to otherwise — donate a gift (new, unwrapped, and in original packaging) to Santa Cops of Weld County. We have drop-off locations across town, including at tomorrow's Windsor Wonderland event! [ad_2]

Text-to-911 is now an option in Weld County. Remember, calling 911 in an emergen…

Text-to-911 is now an option in Weld County. Remember, calling 911 in an emergency is always preferred, but if that isn't possible there is now an option.In a county registering almost 4,000 square miles, facilitating quick responses in an emergency is a big responsibility. Beginning December 4, residents and visitors throughout Weld County will have another tool to use in an emergency: Text-to-911. Promoted under the national theme Call if

As the Front Range grows, rural Colorado gets less: How rising home values in Denver are crippling small fire departments

http://www.denverpost.com/2017/11/26/colorado-divide-rising-home-values-cripple-small-fire-departments/As the Front Range grows, rural Colorado gets less: How rising home values in Denver are crippling small fire departmentsBooming home values along the Front Range are triggering cascading statewide property tax cuts, providing relief to urban homeowners but squeezing rural government agencies where property values we… [ad_2]