Kneeland Past Volunteer Firefighters
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Former Kneeland Volunteer Firefighters,
training and equipment;  
Rick Hardin
Fire Chief
kneeland fire since 1987
former rural paramedic
certified bls medic
fema -ICS

Mike Crowley
kNEELAND fIRE since 2005

Wes Row
kneeland fire since 2013

Scott Talbott
In Training
Kneeland fire since 2016

Phil Ricord
kneeland fire since 2013

Kevin Hevick
kneeland fire since 2015


Everette Buel
Firefighter/ EMT
Kneeland Fire Since 2013       

BrookE Haskell
Kneeland Fire since 2013

Ruger West
In Training

Kneeland Fire since 2017
Arcata Fire "backs up"  the Kneeland
firefighters as they attack the structure
interior during a training burn.
2017-Department Active Roster
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Kneeland Firefighters train using special
High-Lift Jacks  with spreader
attachments  to spread vehicle door open
to access victims of vehicle accidents.
Kneeland Volunteer Firefighters are
trained to respond to medical-aid, wildland
fires and off road rescues.  Training never

Former Chief Greg Fitch along with firefighters - David Stieglitz  and Dana Betts

Former Chief - Jim Andresen;

Structure Fire Training included, Humboldt Fire District, Arcata Fire District  and Eureka Fire.Training was a structure on Greenwood Heights Rd.

Past Asst. Chief Dana Betts

Former Chief Jerry West

2-Bedroom structure on Greenwood Hgts. was donated for a training burn

This was our first  fire response vehicle in the mid 1980's. It was loaned to us by the U.S. Forest Service. Carried only 200 gal. of water .It was nick named "Little Red" by the firefighters. It was retired in mid 1990's.

Sylus Garard

Former Asst.Chief Dana Betts  breaks for lunch at fire training


Its all about team work!