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The photo shows a Burlington Fire Department ambulance parked outside the station.

Students Get First-Hand Look at Emergency Response in Burlington (IA)

Paramedics and firefighters swarmed the parking lot of Burlington High School on Thursday in an effort to rescue "Randy" from a car. It was only a drill.
The photo shows the hood of an orange ambulance.

One Injured in Waterloo (IA) Ambulance Crash

A Traer ambulance transporting a patient to UnityPoint-Health Allen Hospital collided with car at an intersection on Saturday afternoon.

Des Moines County (IA) Rolls Out New 911 Technology to Improve Response Times

DesCom director Shanna Krogmeier said the public safety answering point has been working recently from a new Computer Aid Dispatching.
The back of an ambulance.

Waverly Health (IA) Mulls Possibilities As Ambulance Costs Climb

Ambulances at Waverly Health Center are staffed by full-time and part-time paid workers That's not the norm in much of rural Iowa.
In this Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020 file photo, a droplet falls from a syringe after a health care worker is injected with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at Women & Infants Hospital in Providence, R.I.

Siouxland District Health (IA) Vaccinates County’s Rural EMS Providers

About 100 paramedics and EMTs who serve towns outside of Sioux City received their first dose of the vaccine.
James J. 'Jim' Luensman

IA Paramedic, 43, Dies after COVID-19 Battle

James J. "Jim" Luensman of Atkins, Iowa, is being laid to rest on Thursday after battling COVID-19.

COVID-19: What Des Moines Fire Department is Doing

See Des Moines Fire Department's creative new tool to combat COVID-19.