News Flash

Posted on: September 5, 2021

IFFD Responds to Field Fire and Structure Fire

At approximately 7:30 p.m. on September 5, 2021, Idaho Falls/Bonneville County Dispatch received a report of a brush fire in near milepost 286 on the West Arco Hwy. A caller advised that there were large flames and that people on scene were attempting to ...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: September 5, 2021

Idaho Falls Fire Responds to Garage Fire

At approximately 11:15 a.m. on September 5, 2021, the Idaho Falls Fire Department responded to the 300 block of E 15th Street for a report of a structure fire. The reporting person told Idaho Falls/Bonneville County Dispatch that a structure on the proper...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: August 15, 2021

Trespasser electrocuted at Idaho Falls Power plant

Idaho Falls Fire

Idaho Falls, ID:  Shortly before midnight last night, August 14, 2021, the Idaho Falls Police Department and Idaho Falls Fire Department were dispatched to Idaho Falls Power for a report of an adult male who was trespassing and climbing on the wa...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: August 10, 2021

One injured in house fire

Dalamation Drive Fire

At approximately 9:15 p.m. on August 9, 2021, the Idaho Falls Fire Department and Idaho Falls Police Department were dispatched to the 800 block of Dalmation Drive for a report of a structure fire. The reporting person told Idaho Falls/Bonneville County D...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Fires Caused by Target Shooting

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The following is a joint press release from the Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office, Idaho Falls Fire Department, and Bureau of Land Management – Idaho Falls District Office

The Idaho Falls Fire Department, Bonneville County Sheriff&...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Live burn structure training

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Firefighters from the Idaho Falls Fire Department will be conducting live burn training inside an old structure off Milligan Road in Snake River Landing beginning Friday, June 25 at 8:30 a.m., finishing around 3 p.m.  

IFFD Public Information Offi...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: June 18, 2021

Idaho Falls Firefighters Raise Record-breaking Funds for MDA

Fill the boot

After the Fill the Boot campaign was cancelled in 2020 due to the pandemic, last weekend firefighters from the Idaho Falls Fire Department/IAFF Local 1565 hit the streets and shattered fundraising records for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.  ...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Early Morning House Fire on Highland Drive

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The Idaho Falls Fire Department and Idaho Falls Police Department were dispatched at approximately 2:45 a.m. on June 17 to a structure fire on the 400 block of Highland Drive.

Three adults were inside the home when the fire started – two males an...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: June 16, 2021

House Fire on Johnson Street

Johnson Street Fire_Idaho Falls Fire Department

The Idaho Falls Fire Department and Idaho Falls Police Department were dispatched to the 1000 block of Johnson Street at approximately 7:40 p.m. on June 16 for a structure fire. A neighbor was outside mowing the lawn, saw the fire and called 911. &nbs...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Greentree Lane House Fire

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The Idaho Falls Fire Department and Idaho Falls Police Department were dispatched to a house fire at the 2000 block of Greentree Lane shortly after 10:30 p.m. on June 10. 

The homeowner told dispatch that the house was on fire and that there was o...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Idaho Falls Fire Department welcomes six new members

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The Idaho Falls Fire Department is proud to announce and welcome six new probationary firefighters to the department and community.

City elected officials, IFFD personnel, and the recruits’ families attended a small graduation ceremony earlier th...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: May 14, 2021

Idaho Falls Fire Department Deputy Chief graduates from Executive Fire Officer Program

Deputy Chief Paul Radford, Idaho Falls Fire Dept.

The Idaho Falls Fire Department is proud to announce that one of the department’s chief fire officers recently graduated from the four-year Executive Fire Officer Program. Paul Radford, who was also recently promoted to deputy chief of administr...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: April 16, 2021

Early Morning House Fire on Agnes Street

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Shortly before midnight, the Idaho Falls/Bonneville County Dispatch Center received a report of house fire in the 2800 block of Agnes Street in Idaho Falls. The caller reported that the garage appeared to be fully engulfed and the fire was moving to the r...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: April 6, 2021

House fire on Laurelwood Avenue

Laurelwood Ave Fire

Idaho Falls, ID: The Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 600 block of Laurelwood Avenue at 5:36 a.m. on April 6, 2021 when a homeowner called dispatch to report a fire inside her home that was coming from her living room. She report...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Attention Idaho Falls Business Owners! Partners in Public Safety Program

Fire Prevention Inspections

Attention Idaho Falls business owners! There is a new city ordinance which may require action from you by May 15, 2021. Check your mailbox this week for a flyer and letter with additional information and instructions from the Idaho Falls Fire Department.&...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: March 6, 2021

Three dogs safe after being pulled from icy Snake River

Idaho Falls Fire Department Swift Water Rescue

At approximately 11:15 a.m. on March 6, dispatch received reports of three dogs that had gone into the Snake River near the intersection of W. Elva Street and Riverside Drive, just north of the LDS Temple in Idaho Falls. The reporting person told dispatch...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: February 13, 2021

Fatality Fire in Pinewood Estates

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At approximately 1:05 p.m. on Saturday, February 13, 2021, the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire at the 2000 block of E Timber Lane in Pinewood Estates. The reporting person told dispatch that a mobile home was on fire and tha...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: August 3, 2021

TONIGHT! - Don't miss IFPD's National Night Out!

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Tonight from 5 – 8 p.m., Idaho Falls Police Officers will be at Freeman Park to "show-and-tell" police vehicles, special teams and equipment, and talk to our community! This is a great event for kids, families, and anyone who wants to meet IFPD Officers!

The Idaho Falls Police Department is inviting community members to attend National Night Out this Tuesday night, August 3rd. National Night Out is an annual national community-building effort that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood ca...

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