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Kids ‘Learn not to Burn’ at the Caribou Fire Department

Kids ‘Learn not to Burn’ at the Caribou Fire Department

| May 19, 2015

These kids are learning what to do in case of a fire. “Pre-K through second you can see how much they absorb and they know it. I know things get back home because I’ll be at the store and they’ll be like, are you the one who teaches the kids? They wouldn’t stop bugging us until […]

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A Huge Honor for the Caribou Fire and Ambulance Department

A Huge Honor for the Caribou Fire and Ambulance Department

| April 14, 2015

Fire Chief Scott Susi is excited for his department. Caribou Fire and Ambulance is being honored for excellence in emergency medical services. “I wrote the submission and kind of forgot about it, and on April 1st we were notified that out of the nation, Caribou Fire was picked to receive the award nationally in Washington D.C,” […]

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A New Addition to the Caribou Fire Department

A New Addition to the Caribou Fire Department

| February 24, 2015

Caribou’s new tanker truck has arrived. “The truck was designed from the ground up. All the features on it are specific to our design. It was kind of neat to see something we drew on paper to come to life, and sit here in our department now,” says Caribou Fire Chief, Scott Susi. This truck […]

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Caribou firefighters move forward after responding to fatal fires

Caribou firefighters move forward after responding to fatal fires

| February 3, 2015

“Can’t save them all,” said Caribou firefighter and paramedic Justin LaPlante. It’s been a tough few months for the Caribou Fire Department – on Monday they responded to their second fatal fire since November. For this crew, it’s not easy knowing that there were five lives they couldn’t save in just three months. “We don’t […]

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Caribou Fire Department To Replace Tanker Truck With Grant Money

Caribou Fire Department To Replace Tanker Truck With Grant Money

| July 4, 2014

The Caribou Fire Department is one of four departments in the state to receive federal funds recently announced by FEMA.  Caribou’s City Manager and the Fire Chief say the grant money will provide a significant upgrade. A new tanker truck is coming to the Caribou Fire Department.  The truck will replace their old tanker truck […]

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