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Posted on: October 18, 2019

MONROE COUNTY RECEIVES THIRD TRAUMA STAR MEDICAL HELICOPTER

The new Trauma Star Helicopter arrives in Oct. 2019

The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and Monroe County Fire Rescue received its third Trauma Star helicopter Thursday as it touched down at the Sheriff’s Office Aviation Division hangar at the Florida Keys Marathon International Airport at 6:30 p.m.

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

CUDJOE KEY FIRE STATION 11 CELEBRATES ‘TOPPING OFF’ MILESTONE

A meeting to go over plans for the Cudjoe Key fire station

The contractor for the Monroe County’s Fire Station 11 hosted a “topping off” ceremony on Wednesday at the station grounds on Cudjoe Key. Monroe County Project Management and Monroe County Fire Rescue were in attendance. A to...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

SECOND ‘HOT SHOTS’ TRAINING PROGRAM STARTS FOR MONROE COUNTY RESIDENTS

Training Chief Charlie Mather addresses the new class

Monroe County Fire Rescue welcomed its second “Hot Shots” class on Monday to Joe London Fire Academy on Grassy Key. Class 19-01 includes 33 qualified men and women starting the process to become a volunteer or career firefighter. Thirt...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

MCFR DONATES COLLECTED ITEMS TO KEY WEST CARES FOR HURRICANE DORIAN RELIEF

Monroe County Fire Rescue loads Hurricane Dorian relief supplies for Green Turtle Cay, Bahamas

Monroe County Fire Rescue’s Station 8 crew dropped donations collected by the community to Key West Cares on Stock Island on Tuesday. Monroe County fire stations from Tavernier to Stock Island were collection sites for hurricane relief supplies....

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

MONROE COUNTY FIRE RESCUE REPLACES BLUE TARPS ON IRMA DAMAGED ROOF

Monroe County Firefighters help Tavernier homeowner replace blue tarp

Monroe County Fire Rescue Station 22 and off duty firefighters spent Wednesday morning replacing the blue tarps on a roof of a home that was damaged by Hurricane Irma. The homeowner, Adam Holoman, is waiting for permanent repairs to take place on his Tave...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

MONROE COUNTY FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDICS ARE RECOGNIZED AT FLORIDA KEYS EMS AWARD CEREMONY

Firefighter/paramedics receive awards at luncheon

Florida Keys Emergency Medical Service (EMS) paramedics and firefighters were recognized at the annual Florida Keys EMS Awards that took place April 2 at Florida Keys Country Club in Marathon. Monroe County Firefighter/Paramedics of the Year include Andre...
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