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Morris Fire Department

June 11, 2019
The Morris Fire Department received a grant to buy this turnout gear dryer. Morris Fire Chief Dave Dybdal said the dryer will dry washed turnout gear much quicker than letting the gear air dry. The dryer is part of an effort to reduce carcinogens that may collect on turnout gear during a fire. Rae Yost/Stevens County Times
Morris Fire Department receives grant to dry washed gear; Hancock officials discuss availability of grants
June 11, 2019 - 11:23am
April 12, 2019
The new Morris combine fire and rescue truck. Fire chief Dave Dybdal and truck captain Jeremiah Day stand by the new truck which was delivered on April 1. Rae Yost/Stevens County Times
Morris Fire Department gets new truck (with video)
April 12, 2019 - 11:15am
February 16, 2019
The Morris Fire Department will be getting a new truck. This is one of the trucks in the department. It is not the new truck. File photo/Stevens County Times
Bank to fund Morris fire truck purchase
February 16, 2019 - 5:34pm
January 2, 2019
Firefighters spray water on a hay and building fire Dec. 29. Photo submitted by Morris Fire Chief Dave Dybdal
Fire destroys fire, building, chief says
January 2, 2019 - 2:36pm
December 18, 2018
The 2018 Morris Fire Department Officers: Front row, from left, 2nd Assistant Fire Chief John Lembcke, Fire Chief Dave Dybdal, 1st Assistant Chief Matt Solemsaas. Back row, Building Maintenance Mark Nemmers, Fire Prevention Coordinator Darron Carr, Chaplain Austin Schmidgall, Truck Maintenance Adam Schmidgall, Truck Captain Jeremiah Day, Training Officer Justin Howe, Ladder Captain Marty Flicek,and Rescue Captain Cory Marquart. Not pictured: Incident Reporter C.J. Fromm. Photo submitted
Morris firefighters elect officers
December 18, 2018 - 6:07pm
December 4, 2018
Darron Carr was named the Morris Firefighter of the Year. From left, 1st assistant chief Matt Solemsaas, Darron Carr, fire chief Dave Dybdal and second assistant chief John Lembcke. Submitted photo
Carr is Morris Firefighter of the Year
December 4, 2018 - 11:30am
October 20, 2018
Morris firefighters Marty Flicek and Justin Howe have just given kids their firefighter hats during the annual pizza delivery night on Oct. 8. Morris firefighters deliver pizza in fire trucks in partnership with Pizza Ranch of Morris. These kids were waiting for the fire truck on their front lawn. Rae Yost/Stevens County Timesplay button
Firefighters deliver during fire prevention (with videos)
October 20, 2018 - 10:26am
October 19, 2018
Morris firefighter Matt Solemsaas reads a book about a firefighter cat to pre-kindergarten students at Morris Area Schools on Oct. 11. Rae Yost/Stevens County Times
Fire Prevention Week
October 19, 2018 - 4:30pm
September 11, 2018
A memorial on the University of Minnesota Morris campus lawn for 9-11. Brooke Kern/Stevens County Times
Remembering 9/11
September 11, 2018 - 12:14pm
August 30, 2018
The Morris Fire Department and Morris Police at Morris Area Schools Monday, Aug. 27, after a nearby lightning strike damaged the schools' fire alarm system. Rae Yost/Stevens County Times
Aug. 27 lightning damages Morris Area Schools' fire alarm system
August 30, 2018 - 12:02pm
August 28, 2018
Fire chief shares information about heater recall
August 28, 2018 - 3:35pm
July 14, 2018
Chris Garcia carries firefighting equipment in an obstacle course at the Morris Fire Department open house July 13 during Prairie Pioneer Days. Rae Yost/Stevens County Times
Talent, food and fire trucks at Prairie Pioneer Days
July 14, 2018 - 8:25am
July 11, 2018
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Emergency crews respond to highway crash Updated
July 11, 2018 - 5:27pm
July 6, 2018
No on was injured in this July 6 crash at the intersection of Stevens County Road 8 and Stevens County Road 9, Stevens County Sheriff Jason Dingman said. Rae Yost/Stevens County Times
No injuries in July 6 car, semi crash
July 6, 2018 - 12:51pm
June 18, 2018
Emergency responders care for a fake victim in a disaster response exercise training Monday, June 18, at DENCO II ethanol plant in Morris. Rae Yost/Stevens County Times
Disaster response drill in Morris
June 18, 2018 - 8:13pm