Discover SW Kansas Class of 2013 Beef Empire Days   BED – Event Coverage 2013 Bridal Show Honor Flight Progress Report 2012 SW Kansas Pro-Am Youth In Excellence View Special Section PDFs
All Classifieds Jobs Real Estate Garage Sales
Southwest Life and Events United Way Fundraising Weather
Local and National Top 10 of 2011 Preps Live E-Edition
Local and National Top 10 of 2011 Business News E-Edition
Recent Videos Recent Photos Recent Podcasts Podcasts-Talk of the Town

  Add Your Comment | Read (0) Comments

Fire and EMS Departments

Published 5/2/2012

Area fire departments, EMS

The following is a list of emergency management, emergency medical service and fire departments in the 12-county area covered by The Garden City Telegram:

Buy Photos Here!


Laurie Sisk/Telegram Paramedic Sarah Trimble, left, and EMTI Cara Richardson test a blood pressure machine inside a Finney County EMS ambulance on Friday.

Laurie Sisk/Telegram Paramedic Sarah Trimble, left, and EMTI Cara Richardson test a blood pressure machine inside a Finney County EMS ambulance on Friday.

Finney County Emergency Management

Interim Emergency Management Coordinator: Gilbert Valerio, (620) 272-3746

Personnel: 2 full time employees.

Finney County Emergency Medical Services

Emergency Medical Service Director: Joe Hopkins, (620) 272-3822

Personnel: 18 full time, 1 director, 30 reserve squad members.

Garden City Fire Department

Fire Chief: Allen Shelton

Jurisdiction: Finney County

Number of personnel: 36 firefighters, one full-time administrative assistant and five volunteers

Address: Main station, 302 N. Ninth St.; Labrador station, 1605 E. Mary St.

Phone: Main Station, 276-1140; Labrador Station, 276-1145

Holcomb Fire Department

Volunteer Fire Chief: Bill Knight

Jurisdiction: Western half of Finney County from Sherlock Road to the county line

Number of personnel: 11

Phone: (620) 277-2250

Address: 200 N. Lynch St. in Holcomb

Hamilton County

Syracuse Volunteer Fire Department: (620) 384-7364

Syracuse Fire Chief: David Stimatze

Hamilton County Fire Chief: Ed Baker

Emergency Management Coordinator: Steve Phillips, (620) 384-4222

Gray County

Cimarron Fire Department: (620) 855-7731

Fire Chief: Jeff Monical

Emergency Management Coordinator: Rayna Maddox, (620) 855-2424

Lane County

Dighton Fire Department: (620) 397-2544

Fire Chief: Sean Gooding

Emergency Management Coordinator: Bill Taldo, (620) 397-2323.

Wichita County

Leoti Volunteer Fire Department: (620) 375-4732

Fire Chief: Charles Hughes

Emergency Management Coordinator: Sheriff Mike Wilson, (620) 375-2723

Greeley County

Tribune Fire Department: (620) 376-4881

Fire Chief: Don Henson

Emergency Management Coordinator: Jason Taylor, 376-4233

Haskell County

Sublette Fire Department, (620) 675-2223

Fire Chief: Alan Miller

Emergency Management Coordinator: Debbie Brown, (620) 675-2485.

Kearny County

Kearny County Fire Department: (620) 355-6192

Fire Chief: Ron Jones

Emergency Management Coordinator: Don Robertson, (620) 355-6211

Stanton County

Stanton County Fire Department: (620) 492-2125

Fire Chief: Bill Umberger

Emergency Management Coordinator: Von Lorenson, (620) 492-2170

Grant County

Grant County Fire Department: (620) 424-1260

Fire Chief: John Crosby

Emergency Management Coordinator: Don Button, (620) 356-4430

Scott County

Scott City Fire Department: (620) 872-2133

Fire Chief: Ken Hoover

Emergency Management Coordinator: Larry Turpin, (620) 874-4884

Stevens County

Hugoton Fire Department: (620) 544-2052

Fire Chief: Rodney Kelling

Emergency Management Coordinator: Rodney Kelling, (620) 544-2562

Add your Comment About This Story

Commenting Rules

The Garden City Telegram reserves the right to delete any comment it deems inappropriate. We encourage visitor comments and ask that you be brief and add something relevant to the conversation. All comments are reviewed (usually within 24 hours or less) before appearing on this website.

Read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use for full details of our policies.

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts.


captcha 1ed54273122545478117319f45b79742

Found 0 comment(s)!