The single best way to prevent seasonal flu is to get vaccinated each year, but good health habits like covering your cough and washing your hands often can help stop the spread of germs and prevent respiratory illnesses like the flu. There also are flu antiviral drugs that can be use
Apple Valley Fire Protection District is very grateful to St. Joseph Health, St. Mary for the donation of a mobile command post for the Emergency Operations Center. Please see the Press Release from St. Joseph Health for more information.
It’s weed season! The combination of rain and unseasonably warm weather we have had in the past month has started the weed season. The Fire Hazard/Weed Abatement Program goal is to have combustible vegetation and debris removed to reduce available fuel for fires. By removing dead w
Smoke Alarms Smoke alarms that are properly installed and maintained play a vital role in reducing fire deaths and injuries. Smoke alarms save lives. If there is a fire in your home, smoke spreads fast and you need smoke alarms to give you time to get out. Having a working smoke alarm