Tag: Sun Lakes Fire Department

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Chief Paul Wilson

Chief Paul Wilson leaves helm of the Sun Lakes Fire Department Brian Curry Chief Paul Wilson, who has led the Sun Lakes Fire Department since July of 2007, has left his Arizona post for a new fire chief’s job in California. Wilson, 60, has accepted the Chief of Department position with the Cathedral City Fire…

Donations from artists and Sun Lakes firemen

Pictured left to right are Nate Van Briesen, Brandon Johnson, Beverly Walter, Christy McClarty, 100 Club Events Manager and Andrew Craken.

A $1,000 donation was made to the 100 Club of Arizona. The money was raised at the seventh annual Art At The Lakes Show which was held on March 7 around the lake in Cottonwood. The combined contributions came from the 86 artists in the show and the Sun Lakes Firemen’s Emergency Relief Fund. This…

How safe is your home?

Are you leaving for an extended period of time this summer? What measures should be taken to leave your home safe for the summer? This program will be presented by the Sheriff’s Department Possee and the Sun Lakes Fire Department. There will also be information on the new medical flash drive available through the Sun…

The Hot Spot – March 2015

One of the three dual band emergency radios purchased by the Sun Lakes Fire Department with the Firehouse Sub foundation grant is posed at the Phoenix press conference.

Brian Curry Sun Lakes Fire Department Deputy Chief Dan Guerra recently traveled to a televised press conference in Phoenix to accept a grant from the Fire Subs foundation for three new dual band emergency radios. Firehouse Subs which was started by retired firefighters uses its foundation to assist fire, police and emergency services throughout the…

Doo Wop says thank you and adieu

The 2015 cast and crew of Doo Wop 6 Reunion

Doo Wop, the Sun Lakes Fire Department Benefit originated in 2008, is coming to an end. The cast and crew would like to thank our loyal patrons and fans for helping make this project a success. We were able to donate over $60,000 to our fire district to help purchase some needed equipment and supplies.…

The Hot Spot – January 2015

Captain Brad Rock is congratulated by Chief of Department Paul Wilson

Sun Lakes Fire Department Captain Brad Rock is congratulated by Chief of Department Paul Wilson on his 25th anniversary with the department. During his tenure Rock has served as a firefighter, engineer, captain, battalion safety and training officer and as an acting battalion chief. As the Battalion Safety and Training officer he was instrumental in…

The Hot Spot – October 2014

Retiring Battalion Chief Cheryl Van Horn

Retirement and promotions at Sun Lakes Fire Department Brian Curry One of the very first chapters in the history of the Sun Lakes Fire Department will come to a close early this month when Battalion Chief Cheryl Van Horn, a 27-year veteran of the Department retires after a long and distinguished firematic and emergency medical…

Last chance to sign up for the October CAP Class

Brian Curry The volunteer Community Assistance Program (CAP) of the Sun Lakes Fire Department has advised that there is only a short time left to sign on for their late October orientation and training class. The CAP program works under the direction of SLFD crews and responds with them to emergency calls. While the Fire…