Bunkerville: A town on fire

It’s happened again. Another structure has been torched in Bunkerville, the third in just five days and added to a growing list of more than 10 structures that have been burned in the past three to five months. At 9:57 p.m. fire crews were d … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics June 6-11, 2017

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 6/6/17 through 6/11/2017: Total Calls For Service: 69* 911 Transports: 36 Non Transports: 21 Inter-facility Transports: 6 FIRE LOG: 6/5/17 E-11, R-11 Noticed … [Read more...]

Another structure burns in Bunkerville

Local fire departments combined their efforts once again on June 8 as they received calls of a structure fire on the corner of South Tobler and Riverside Road in Bunkerville at about 7:22 p.m. The property, which appears to be an older construction … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 5/29/17 through 6/4/2017:

Total Calls For Service: 57* 911 Transports: 20 Non Transports: 23 Inter-facility Transports: 9 Fire Related Incidents: 5 FIRE LOG: 5/29/17 T-11, R-31: Responded to a residence on Woodbury Lane for a report of a fire in the … [Read more...]

Don’t maintain; a false sense of security

The Virgin Rivers Community met on Thursday, May 25, at the Beaver Dam Fire Department. Besides being the monthly meeting place for the VRC, the department was the perfect place to hold this meeting for the subject matter of the evening and now was … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 5/22/17 through 5/28/2017:

Total Calls For Service: 63* 911 Transports: 29 Non Transports: 15 Inter-facility Transports: 13 Fire Related Incidents: 8 FIRE LOG: 5/22/17 E-11 responded to Scenic, AZ to assist Beaver Dam Fire with a structure fire. Found fire … [Read more...]

Un-Controlled burn destroys home in Desert Springs

Another devastating fire took the home of William Grimes in Desert Springs, AZ on Saturday, May 27. The home on Desert Springs Ln. was completely consumed by flames, and burned to the ground; the result of a controlled burn that got out of hand. … [Read more...]

Fire Season in the Virgin Valley

It has been a chaotic two weeks for local fire departments as multiple structures and incidents have added to their already busy workload. On May 16, Mesquite Fire Rescue had responded to a porch fire on Hafen Lane, which had been put out before … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 5/15/17 through 5/21/2017:

Total Calls For Service: 65* 911 Transports: 23 Non Transports: 17 Inter-facility Transports: 12 Fire Related Incidents: 14 FIRE LOG: 5/15/17 A-Shift performed fire drills at all 3 Mesquite Public Schools. 5/16/17 E-11, … [Read more...]

Fire destroys house in Bunkerville

At approximately 6:16 p.m. Tuesday night, multiple fire crews responded to a single family residence in Bunkerville for a structure fire with a possible person trapped at 128 W. Second South St. It was the highest emergency response seen in … [Read more...]