This week the Blue Earth City Council received the annual report from the Blue Earth Fire Department. Fire Chief Roger Davis presented the information to the council.
The break down of the fire calls shows that 44 were in the city of Blue Earth, 13 were in Blue Earth township, 5 were automatic aid for the Elmore Fire Department and 10 of the calls were on Interstate 90. The total number calls in 2017 was 75, down seven calls from last year.
In 2017 members of the fire department put in 1,684 hours of training. Elected as fire department officers for 2018 were Roger Davis, fire chief, and Ashley Bleess as assistant chief.