14 entries in the News
Monday, March 20th, 2017
Crews from Station 189 were out after the storm for several days shoveling fire hydrants in Wright and Rice Township. We apologize for any delays this may have caused to people travelling in the area.
Saturday, February 18th, 2017
Members from the department stopped at the CHS fundraising event that presented Transformers Show Truck and some other visitors. The booster club offered rides for a fee in Optimus Prime and Bumble Bee Trasformer vehicles.
Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016
Members from Wright Twp and other emergency services in the Mountain Top Area attended National Night Out at the Wright Twp Municipal Park.
Tuesday, October 20th, 2015
Crews from Wright Twp and Fairview Twp conducted a confined space rescue drill at Fairchild Semi Conductor in the Crestwood Industrial Park.We are planning another drill for the late spring or early fall of 2016.
Sunday, March 29th, 2015
Members from our department and some mutual aid departments conducted annual refresher training in hazardous materials in the month of march.
Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
Members from WTVFD demonstrated to FEMA, PEMA, NEC, Luzerne County EMA and PPL the ability and site prep for an emergency at the Susquehanna Steam Nuclear Facility located in Salem Twp. Station 189, WTVFD, is one of the decon stations certified by FEMA, PEMA and PPL to decon Radiological Hazards.
Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
Crews from Station 189 took Engine 2 to St. Paul's Pre-School for Fire Prevention day. Two classes were handled, one in the morning and one in the afternoon.Morning: Ryan Carter, Graig Hartley and Zack Fisher
Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
Crew members from Station 189 went to Building Blocks Learning Center on S Mountain Blvd for Fire Prevention Day.Members who attended: Harold Fisher II and Harold Fisher III.
Friday, October 17th, 2014
Today, members from the Wright Twp Fire Dept took Engine 2 to Rice Elementary School for Fire Prevention day. Members taught the Kindergarten, 1st Grade and 2nd Grade classes about Fire Prevention week and equipment used in the fire service.
Monday, September 29th, 2014
Members from station 189 practiced some water movement drills and improved on pumping skills for the operators.
Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
A crew from 189 along with rice pd and school officials are conducting a practice drill today with the elementary students. This drill is to practice restricted movement and lock down procedures along with evacuation in the event an emergency should exist.
Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
Members from several surrounding departments are attending the second section of the the Vehicle Rescue Series at Station 189. August 5th, 7th, 21st and 26th.
Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
On Friday July 16th, Members of WLC District 11and DCNR will be attending the opening of the new Disney film - Planes, Fire and Rescue at the Movie Theater in Hazleton near the Laurel Mall. Smokey the bear and two Brush Units, one from Wright Twp and one from DCNR will be on hand for show and tell ...
Monday, July 7th, 2014
Members from station 189 are attending a 16 hour radiological response training class to re-certify for decontamination training for the Susquehanna Steam / Nuclear Power Facility. Station 189 is one of two decon stations for the facility in the event their is an emergency in or around the facility...
14 entries in the News

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