VRFA BLOG

Read about current VRFA events, incidents and announcements.

Public Notice: Updated Board of Governance Schedule

NOTICE OF REGULAR BOARD OF GOVERNANCE MEETING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Valley Regional Fire Authority Board of Governance will conduct regularly scheduled meetings on the second TUESDAY of each month, beginning at 5:15 p.m. The regularly…

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VRFA Firefighter Highley Retires

Thirty-seven years after his first day as a firefighter, Will Highley has decided to retire. Highley began his career in Parkland, Washington, and after six years there, applied with, and was hired by the Auburn Fire Department, now VRFA. In his…

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Apartment fire displaces twelve

Twelve residents are displaced after a fire damaged their apartments at 1200 H St. SE on Friday, January 15, 2021.  Six second-story units, as well as two businesses located on the first floor, were damaged in the fire, which began just after 8……

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Hanging VRFA fire coats

2021 Fire Benefit Charge (FBC) notices mailed out to property owners – click here to learn more.

2021 Fire Benefit Charge (FBC) notices mailed out to property owners - click here to learn more.

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Algona house fire displaces eleven

Eleven people are staying with family and friends following a fire that heavily damaged their Algona home on New Year’s Day. A resident of the home located in the 200 block of 6th Ave. N. called 9-1-1 at 2:55 a.m. to report smoke coming from the…

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Smoke alarms alert family of early morning fire

Working smoke alarms alerted an Auburn family to an early morning fire on New Year’s Day, most likely saving their lives. At approximately 4:01 a.m. on New Year’s Day, neighbors saw flames coming from a home on G St. SE in Auburn and called 9-1-1.…

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