Thank You - Our 2nd Annual Car Show was a huge success!

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Thank you to all that attended the 2nd Annual Adams County Professional Firefighters Car Show. We look forward to seeing you again next year. Click here to view photos from this year and last years events. Scroll to the bottom of the page for photo gallery. You can also see more on our Facebook page . 
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Former Adams County Fire Protection District Chief Jim Notary dies at 68 by the Denver Post

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By NATALIE WEBER | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | The Denver Post PUBLISHED: June 11, 2018 at 4:46 pm | UPDATED: June 11, 2018 at 4:52 pm When Jim Notary became a firefighter in the mid-’70s, he noticed his department lacked training. After alerting an assistant fire chief, he was tasked with leading department training. Ultimately, his work led him across the state as he became known as a pioneer for fire safety. James “Jim” Notary died of cancer on June 5. He was 68. Notary spent 37 years in the Adams County Fire Protection District, formerly known as the North Washington Fire Protection District, including 15 years as chief. Tasked with training ...
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PTSD in the Firefighting Community

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It is National Mental Health Awareness Month which is a great reason to talk about the invisible injuries firefighters suffer from because of the physical and mental stress of their jobs. PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) is alive and well in the firefighting community. Click on the link below to learn more about how many firefighters suffer from PTSD. View CBS News Video Here
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Brett Anderson Memorial Fundraiser

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Brett Anderson Memorial Fundraiser April 21, 2018 6 PM - 10 PM Bruz Beers - 1675 W 67th Ave, Ste 100, Denver, Colorado 80221 Social gathering sponsored by Bruz Beers. Silent auction and 50/50 raffle. Beer brewed by Local 2403 members will be on sale at this event.  Mustache Contest  Rules: All people wishing to be judged need to be clean shaven on March 10 with a time-stamped picture proving so. That will give everyone 6 weeks to grow the best mustache. The mustaches will be judged on the day of the event by Brett's wife, Cece.  There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.  All proceeds will benefit the family of falle...
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Into Harms Way

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There are always the annual anniversary articles of remembrance, patriotism and honor that reappear around observed holidays or prominent historical dates, like the upcoming anniversary of the September 11 th attacks. However, modern historical events like 9/11 are slow to make their way on to the main pages of history books or classroom discussions. There are thousands of people across the country that breathe that history every day as the effects of such events are real and enduring. Lt. Paul Geidel (FDNY R1-ret) is one of those remarkable people, who has experienced life to an unmeasurable level in all the good and bad ways. Paul Geidel is...
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Join the Fun, Adams County Firefighters Car Show June 17th

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Enter a vehicle, rent a vendor booth or make an in kind donation.  Proceeds will go to the Colorado Professional Firefighters Foundation, to provide aid and support to Colorado Firefighters, their families and dependents who are victims of tragedy. Don't miss out ... be a part of this great cause! Learn More
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Thank You

May 10, 2017 Brothers and Sisters, On behalf of Adams County Professional Firefighters and the family of Brett Anderson, thank you for your support through this difficult time. The out pouring of support and donations from local departments, IAFF locals, and foundations has brought inspiration to the Anderson family. Brett was a loving and caring man who brought joy to everyone that he met. Brett loved the fire service and the brotherhood that came along with it. Brett would have been proud of the way he was honored from the time of his death to his cremation. This would not have been possible without the help of all of you. In the future, we...
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Firefighter Brett Anderson's Funeral

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Viewing will be at Olinger Crown Hill Mortuary on Thursday April 27 th  from 5pm to 8pm.   7777 West 29th Ave Wheat Ridge, CO 80033  Services will be held at Grace Church of Arvada on Friday April 28 th  beginning at 11am.    6969 Sheridan Boulevard Arvada, CO 80003
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Loss of our Brother

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It is with great sadness that The Adams County Professional Firefighters must announce the death of our Brother. Firefighter Brett Anderson lost his fight with cancer today. Please keep Firefighter Anderson’s family in your thoughts.
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Internet and Website Safety Tips

Internet and Website Safety Tips
Though there have been many scares about what can happen to children or teenagers on the internet, adults should be safe as well. There is no limit to the amount of risk adults come in contact with such as sexual predators, criminals who are seeking out your personal information on social networking sites, buying habits, frequently used sites, and many others. Here are some tips to help prevent you from being a target: Do not share things such as email addresses, usernames and passwords. Do not use usernames or passwords that include your name, birthdate, important numbers, or where you live. Keep your location safe. Never share where you liv...
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35th Annual National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend

35th Annual National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend
Every October, the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation sponsors the official national tribute to all firefighters who died in the line of duty during the previous year. Thousands attend the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend.   There are 112 Fallen Firefighters to be honored at the National Memorial, to read more Click Here.   Here are some of the events  To Learn more Click Here
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