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Upcoming Events

   May 14-15, 2022: NFA F0770 Fire Investigation: First Responders Course, Black Hawk Fire Department meeting hall, Black Hawk. Register 605-692-6323 or email jscott@cityof

May 20-22, 2022: 2022 Nebraska Fire School, Grand Island.   

May 21, 2022: IFA Golf Tournament, Briggs Woods Golf Course, 2501 Briggs Woods Trail, Webster City, shotgun tee time at 9 a.m., 4-person best shot, $60 per person, Proceeds will benefit the IFA PAC. Pay:

   May 21, 2022: Hills Fire Department Waterfights, registration at 12 noon, fights at 1 p.m., Mens and womens – 1-3/4”, food and refreshments served. Contact Kathy at or on facebook or 319-530-4012.

   June 9-11, 2022: 2022 South Dakota Fire School, Pierre.

   June 10, 2022: Jr. State Fire School for school-age children at the 2022 South Dakota Fire School, Pierre.

   June 10, 2022: Jewell Jubilee Waterball, 1800 hours, IFA rules observed, call Troy at 515-290-3995 for questions.

   June 11, 2022: IFA Board Meeting at the Garrison Fire Department, 10 a.m.

   June 11, 2022: Annual Candlelight Service, Memorial site, Coralville, 9 p.m.

   June 12, 2022: 27th Annual Iowa Firefighters Memorial Service, Memorial site, Coralville, 10:30 a.m.

June 18, 2022: East Central Nebraska Fire Prevention Co-op Fun Day, Fremont State Lakes, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

July 14, 2022: Scotts Bluff County Mutual Aid Association meeting, Hemingford.

Aug. 12-13, 2022: Mid-Nebraska Mini Fire School, sponsored by Mid-Nebraska Mutual Aid Association, hosted by Albion Fire & Rescue, register at, registration deadline is July 15.

   Aug. 20, 2022: 2nd Annual Randolph Rescue’s BBQ to the RES-Q, BBQ competition, Randolph, NE.

   Sept. 7-11, 2022: Iowa Firefighters Association Convention, Iowa Falls.

   Sept. 11, 2022: “Let’s Roll” Ride, - attention Black Hills area firefighter motorcyclists, join Wind & Fire and Fire & Iron Firefighters for memorial run to honor the fallen heroes. Signup time 8:00 at Spearfish Station #1, Deadwood and Hill City department stops, ending at Twin Towers Memorial at Crazy Horse, Custer. Contact Rich “Twig” Stanger 605-641-3069 or 303-818-1725,

   Oct. 6, 2022: Scotts Bluff County Mutual Aid Association meeting, Region 22 Em. Mgt.

   Oct. 20-23, 2022: NSVFA Annual Conference, Norfolk, (hosted by Battle Creek).

   Oct. 20-21, 2022: Tri-State Emergency Responder Conference, Dubuque.

   Mar. 30-Apr. 2, 2023: Mid-Year Meeting, Gateway Hotel and Conference Center, Ames.





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