Lightning struck the Main Street Cinemas building in the 100 block of North Main Street in Mt. Pleasant early on the morning of July 16, but smoke was not noticed until around noon. The Mt. Pleasant Fire Department responded along with mutual aid from the New London Fire Department.  Also assisting was the Mt.

On June 1, Jewell Fire and Rescue and Ellsworth Fire and EMS participated in an Ag Plane Rescue Drill held at a local private air strip south of Jewell. Approximately 40 members from both departments were in attendance.

     The 22nd Annual Memorial Service will be held Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at the Iowa Firefighters Memorial Site in Coralville. Address for site is: 1 Russell Slade Blvd (Exit 242 off of I-80).

These were just a few of the outside displays at Interschutz taken from about 200 feet in the air.

KBy Steve Hirsch,

KSFFA Secretary

The rappelling tower got used for the first time at the Meade fire school. Photo by Dan Romine.
These were just a few of the outside displays at Interschutz taken from about 200 feet in the air.

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Temple Theatre fire

Lightning struck the Main Street Cinemas building in the 100 block of North Main Street in Mt. Pleasant early on the morning of July 16, but smoke was not noticed until around noon.

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