Smoky River Fire and Rescue received 16 calls for service in January, which Fire Chief Marcel Maure deems to be an average month.
The calls for services included:
. Seven medical calls.
. Seven monitored alarms.
. One motor vehicle collision.
. One other call.
The fire chief adds that the fire department assisted with the birth of a child for the first time ever.
In other news, the fire chief continues to seek funding for the purchase of a UTV, and he will attend all council meetings in the near future, to offer a summary of 2017 and the fire department’s goals for 2018.