Photos are from numerous trainings and events held by the Dane Fire Department
Ron Schwenn Retired in January 2022 and this was his last walk in the parade.
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FF Poffinbarger throwing candy during our annual parade.
FF Clapper seen here throwing shade at no one and giving candy to everyone!
Engine 4 made an appearance at CampHero.
Deputy Chief Mike Robertson, Chief Denman Breunig and Assistant Chief Ryan Ripp
Dane County Fire Truck Parade
President Jamie Postler, Deputy Chief Mike Robertson, Chief Denman Breunig and Assistant Chief Ryan Ripp with Engine 8.
FF Collin Clapper gearing up for the kids.
Blessed Trinity School came to visit us and tour our fire station.
FF D. Ripp hands out candy to trick-or-treaters.
FF Todd Endres hands out candy and first aid kits to trick-or-treaters.
Members discuss techniques used during an auger extrication.
Lt Doug Clemens shows Prob. Sarah Rodell how to use the cutters or JAWs.
Members utilize struts to stabilize a vehicle during a recent training scenario.
Members utilize their skills and knowledge to extricate a "patient" during a recent training exercise.
Members discuss techniques on removing Rescue Ronnie from the vehicle during a training exercise.
Crews stabilized this vehicle using Rescue 42 Struts.
A smooth setup means working together.
Members participated in a joint training with multiple departments. Training was organized by Lodi Area Fire Department.
Waiting Your Turn
Members look on while two teams battle in water wars.
Members worked on relay pumping.
In All Seriousness
FF Sara Grade and Lt Doug Clemens Jr take their turn during water wars.
Chief's in Action
Chief Denman Breunig and Deputy Chief Mike Robertson move on to the Championship match.
Every Year its always a grind but when we have the manpower it goes smooth.
FF Grant Robertson and FF Brad Poffinbarger embark on the next team to take down.
Members work in groups to build a Lego model. This training worked on radio communications and relaying information.
Water wars was a fun competitive training where each team worked on a variety of techniques.
Group of firefighter training on the use of struts.
We are seen here practicing relay pumping.
Lt Haag and FF Endres make their move to win match one against the Chief Duo.
Crews in Staging
Crews are setting up for roof ventilation.
FD Supports Ron Schwenn
Members came to support long time member Ron Schwenn.
Lt Josh Haag and FF Cody Endres take on the Chief duo it was a competitive match and the Chiefs were taken down in a hard fought best of three match.
FF Brad Poffinbarger, FF Kyle Ripp and Lt Jacob Lehr look on as the Championship match was underway.
Training on pumping off a Hydrant with Engine 8. Pictured are Capt Robertson, FF Poffinbarger and FF T Ripp.
We are always practicing our pump skills during training. This is at the end when we are dumping the water from the porta-tank.
FF Todd Endres and FF Zach Koenig making their mark and calling the Chiefs "Cheaters" even though the whistle was blown.