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NC Search and Rescue Task Force 11 taking part in water rescue training August 15-16

Posted August 10, 2022 at 3:00 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – NC Search and Rescue Task Force 11, a joint team comprised of staff from New Hanover County Fire Rescue and the City of Wilmington Fire … Read More »

New Hanover County first responders to receive pay increase 

Posted April 18, 2022 at 11:10 am     Category: 911 CommunicationsCounty CommissionersCounty ManagerFire RescueNews ReleaseSheriff

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County announced today that its frontline first responders in 911 Communications, Fire Rescue and the Sheriff’s Office will receive a pay increase, in … Read More »

New Hanover County Fire Rescue to conduct live fire training in Monkey Junction area on March 15

Posted March 9, 2022 at 1:25 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) will conduct a live fire training at 4606 S College Road in the Monkey Junction area on Tuesday, March 15, … Read More »

Burn Ban lifted for unincorporated areas of New Hanover County

Posted December 8, 2021 at 3:21 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County officials have lifted the ban on open burning in the unincorporated areas of the county. The local ban was implemented on November … Read More »

New Hanover County Fire Rescue recognizes Blake Turner as Fire Officer of the Year

Posted December 1, 2021 at 9:04 am     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Captain Blake Turner’s work training firefighters with New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) has always been to the highest standards, but his efforts outside of that role caught the attention of his … Read More »

Burn ban in effect for unincorporated areas of New Hanover County

Posted November 30, 2021 at 8:56 am     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – In conjunction with a statewide burning ban issued by the North Carolina Department of Agriculture’s Division of Foresty on Monday, New Hanover County Fire Rescue … Read More »

New Hanover County Fire Rescue Launch Fill the Boot Fundraiser for Muscular Dystrophy Association

Posted November 8, 2021 at 1:37 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC — New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) will continue its long tradition of support for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) as they kick off the annual … Read More »

New Hanover County Fire Rescue Dedicates New Fire Engine

Posted September 17, 2021 at 9:10 am     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue dedicated its newest fire truck, Engine 19, this week in a virtual ceremony. Fire Engine 19 will be stationed at … Read More »

Burning ban lifted for unincorporated areas of New Hanover County

Posted June 2, 2021 at 3:52 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue will lift the burning ban at 5 p.m. today, Wednesday, June 2, based on improved fire weather conditions and guidance … Read More »

Burning ban issued for unincorporated areas of New Hanover County

Posted May 24, 2021 at 11:30 am     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue has issued a burning ban effective at noon today, Monday, May 24, because of the high heat and drought conditions, … Read More »

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