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Alexandria Fire Department

June 8, 2019
Firefighters from the Alexandria Fire Department put out a fire that engulfed a van in the Menards parking lot in Alexandria Saturday afternoon. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
Flames engulf car in Menards parking lot
June 8, 2019 - 4:02pm
A mobile home on Golden Gate Avenue SE in Alexandria caught fire early Saturday, June 8. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
Alexandria mobile home catches fire
June 8, 2019 - 7:37am
May 6, 2019
Firefighters from the Alexandria Fire Department battle a house fire at 2180 Sunfish Lane SW near Lake Andrew Friday evening. The Forada Fire Department also responded to the scene. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Fire damages house near Lake Andrew
May 6, 2019 - 10:51am
April 3, 2019
The Alexandria and Forada fire departments were on the scene of a house fire at 9790 State Highway 114 Wednesday evening. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Alexandria, Forada respond to house fire
April 3, 2019 - 9:04pm
February 1, 2019
Firefighters from 11 departments battled a blaze at SunOpta in January 2011 when temperatures were at least 20 degree below zero. (Echo Press file photo)
Fighting fires in winter more challenging
February 1, 2019 - 7:08am
January 25, 2019
Firefighters from Alexandria and Carlos fight a blaze that destroyed a building at 7148 County Road 42 near Carlos Corners Friday morning. Carlos Fire Chief Jake Steidl said there were no injuries. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Fire destroys building near Carlos
January 25, 2019 - 10:16am
August 31, 2018
Alexandria firefighters carry a student from the scene of a drill for a school bus crash Monday evening. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)play button
It's only a drill - but an important one w/video
August 31, 2018 - 6:06am
August 15, 2018
Bill Thoennes of the Alexandria Fire Department grills pork chops during the 53rd annual Corn and Pork Chop Jubilee on Wednesday, Aug. 15. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Big turnout for Corn and Pork Chop Jubilee
August 15, 2018 - 6:28pm
August 13, 2018
Work at RCC lot is ready for the fair
August 13, 2018 - 10:07pm
July 29, 2018
Smoke billows out of a house on County Road 22 as Alexandria firefighters work on putting the fire out. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press) play button
UPDATE: Explosion causes house fire in Alexandria
July 29, 2018 - 3:23pm
July 23, 2018
Alexandria firefighters to get new grass rig
July 23, 2018 - 9:22pm
June 11, 2018
New fire rig will battle grass fires, help in rescues
June 11, 2018 - 9:30pm
June 9, 2018
Man hurt in kitchen fire
June 9, 2018 - 8:07am
June 5, 2018
Fire truck involved in crash in Alexandria
June 5, 2018 - 12:41am
May 1, 2018
Members of the Alexandria, Garfield and Carlos fire departments worked to beat down a grass fire Friday morning near Carlos Creek Winery and Oakwood Terrace. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Douglas County, others in burning ban
May 1, 2018 - 7:46am