GJFD In the News

  1. Fire Prevention Week Open House

    Grand Junction Fire Prevention Week event

    Today was the kickstart event for the Grand Junction fire department’s prevention week hosted at fire station 6, where the community gathered to learn the different sounds of the fire alarm. Additional Info...
  2. Fire Prevention Week Preview Picture

    Fire Prevention Week preview

    Fire Prevention Week will kick off this weekend on October 2nd. The Grand Junction fire department will be highlighting “the sounds of fire safety.” Additional Info...
  3. FEMA Grant Picture

    Grand Junction Fire Department recieves grant from FEMA

    The Grand Junction Fire Department (GJFD) received a grant called Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) from FEMA on Thursday. Additional Info...
  4. 9/11 Tribute Picture

    Newest Grand Junction firefighters pay tribute to Sept. 11 fallen

    Firefighter Ethan Archer, a recent graduate of the Grand Junction Fire Department’s Recruit Academy, was 4 years old on September 11, 2001, but he still remembers how that day felt. Additional Info...
  1. 9/11 memorial picture

    Fire department dedicates 9/11 memorial on 20th anniversary of tragedy

    A crowd gathered outside the Grand Junction Fire Department on Saturday to honor the memory of those lost in 9/11, and dedicate a new memorial to the fallen firefighters. Additional Info...
  2. 9/11 Ceremony Picture

    Grand Junction Fire Department holds 9/11 20th anniversary ceremony

    Today is the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. It’s a time to reflect on the sacrifices so many Americans made. From the first responders to the citizens in the towers, on the flights, and at the Pentagon. Additional Info...
  3. Dixie Fire Picture

    Grand Junction Fire Dept. assisting with Dixie Fire response

    The Grand Junction Fire Dept. is assisting crews with the Dixie Fire in Northern Calif. Blazes from that fire are tearing through parts of that state. Wildland firefighters from Grand Junction are working night operations. Additional Info...
  4. Ground Breaking

    Grand Junction Fire Department breaks ground on new fire station

    This morning, the Grand Junction Fire Department broke ground on its new Fire Station 3. Additional Info...
  1. e-waste fire

    E-waste recycling center destroyed in fire

    Just as the hazy skies started to clear, a building becomes engulfed in flames spewing out black smoke in Grand Junction. Additional Info...
  2. video laryngoscopes

    Grand Junction Fire Department uses a new tool to save lives

    Thanks to a $10,186 grant from the State of Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, the GJFD has now equipped all their ambulances in their fleet with video laryngoscopes. Additional Info...
  3. overnight crash

    Two people are in the hospital, after overnight crash

    Two people are in the hospital, after an overnight collision on North Avenue. Additional Info...
  4. honoring retired captain

    Grand Junction Fire Department Honors Retired Captain on 90th Birthday Read More: Grand Junction Fi

    Members of the Grand Junction Fire Department paid tribute to a former Captain yesterday during his 90th birthday celebration. Additional Info...