Kingston Firefighter dies in apartment blaze

July 20, 2016

Alex Forrest will be attending this funeral on behalf of all Firefighters in the Province of Manitoba, United Firefighters of Winnipeg and as the President of the Manitoba Fallen Firefighter Foundation


Dana Borgfjord Retirement

July 7, 2016

A retirement party was held tonight for Brother Dana Borgfjord Reg#1269 who retires w/32 yrs of dedicated service to the WFD.

We wish Dana all the best with his transfer to 5 platoon!



Brian Watson Retirement

July 6, 2016

Retired brother Brian Watson reg#889 came by #1 station last night for supper and to officially receive his retirement watch.
Brian is now officially retired from the WFD as DC and having served 42 dedicated years.

Pictured below is UFFW executive Robert Campbell presenting the retirement watch.

We wish Brian all the best.


2016 Lessard/Nichols scholarship

July 4, 2016

Congratulations to the winners of the Lessard/Nichols Scholarship Award from the 2016 graduating class at MESC. Pictured from left to right – with Linda Nichols and Bill Harrow are Joshua Kleinsasser, Pierce Oswald and Jason Conrad.
All the best as your training ends and your career begins.
Stay safe.