Tag Archives: Volunteer Fire Department of Prospect

Pets perish in Prospect house fire

PROSPECT — A house fire Tuesday night on Greenwood Drive claimed the life of a dog and other pets. Firefighters responded to a fire at 25 Greenwood Drive at about…

Fire displaces three from Prospect home

PROSPECT — Three people, including two children, were displaced after a fire destroyed a second-floor bedroom in their residence Saturday morning. Bill Lauber, chief of the Volunteer Fire Department of…

Tablets add to fire department’s arsenal

PROSPECT — Tablets have become a standard piece of equipment at the Volunteer Fire Department of Prospect. Five of the departments’ response vehicles have iPads mounted in them by the…

Town irons out payment plan for firetruck

PROSPECT — The town finalized how it will pay for a new fire engine, and the result is the new firetruck will end up costing $68,000 less than originally planned….

Prospect voters OK buying new firetruck

PROSPECT — Voters approved the lease purchase of a new fire engine at a town meeting last week. The principal cost of the fire engine — a Pierce custom velocity…

Prospect eyeing new firetruck

PROSPECT — The “Fightin Five” is getting up in years, and the Prospect Volunteer Fire Department is hoping to replace it with a new firetruck that offers more features. Voters…

Prospect fire department elects officers

PROSPECT — The Volunteer Fire Department of Prospect this month elected officers for 2018. William Lauber and Jason Kolodziej were elected chief and assistant chief, respectively, the department announced on…

Christmas tree bonfire postponed

PROSPECT — The Volunteer Fire Department of Prospect’s Christmas tree bonfire set for Saturday has been postponed due to the forecast of rain. The bonfire is now Jan. 20 at…

Fire department elects officers

PROSPECT — The Volunteer Fire Department of Prospect recently elected officers for 2017. William Lauber and Jason Kolodziej were elected chief and assistant chief, respectively, the department announced on its…

There’s a new chief in Prospect  

PROSPECT — The people in the top two positions at the Volunteer Fire Department of Prospect have switched places. Bill Lauber, 35, who has served as the assistant fire chief…