fire prevention week

Holtville/Slapout Fire and Rescue Auxiliary Celebrate Fire Prevention Week

The Holtville/Slapout Fire and Rescue Auxiliary celebrated Fire Prevention Week by hosting a Fall Craft Fair and Parade at the Holtville fire station. People in the community set up booths to sell honey, arts and crafts, clothes, jewelry… you name it. People working at the fire station cooked 500 quarts of stew, and sold more than 450 containers. All of…

Fire Safety Officials Inform Residents About Fire Prevention Week

October 4th through the 10th is Fire Prevention Week. This year the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is focusing on fire safety in the kitchen. The NFPA says cooking is the number one cause of home fires and home fire injuries. Officials say most kitchen fires come from common mistakes such as forgetting about your food and adding too much…