Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The volunteer neighbors who come when you call 911.....

17firepole1  Alvo Fire Department

As of May 22nd - 7 calls for service which included 1 traffic control, 2 district fires, 1 mutual aid to Murdock Fire Department, 1 station standby and 1 controlled burn standby.

 Next Fire meeting, Wednesday, June 7th, at 7 PM


17SOL1  Alvo Rescue Squad  

As of 23 May, 2017 - 1 standby and 1 transport.

Next Rescue meeting, Wednesday, June 14th at 7:00 PM. - Review new hemorrhage protocol.

All squad members are trained to use the Lucas 2 compression device for patients who need CPR. The Helmsley Foundation donated funds to buy this $10,000+ machine. Eventually all rescue squads and emergency departments in Nebraska will get one.