Entire Apartment Building Evacuated After Cooking Fire

At 14:50 the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to reports of heavy smoke at 29 Mile Apartments. Crews searched all three levels of the building and evacuated approximately 30 adults, children, and pets. After searching every apartment, it was determined that everyone was safe and accounted for.  Four GJFD engines and one truck responded to [...]

Media Notice: Toys for Tots Shopping

The Grand Junction Fire Department in conjunction with International Association of Firefighters (IAFF) Local 2808 and the Grand Junction Fire Fighters Foundation (GJFFF) will once again be making a significant donation to Toys for Tots in our community. This Thursday, December 7th, starting at 0830, the three organizations are expected to spend a combined $5,000 [...]

Guns and Hoses Broomball Blitz- A Charity Event

Gather your friends and family for a fun afternoon of competition, camaraderie, and community. Every year public safety agencies in the Grand Valley come together to host a broomball tournament benefiting a local charity. On Sunday November 19th, The Grand Junction Fire Department, The Grand Junction Police Department, Clifton Fire District, and other public safety agencies [...]

Fatal Crash on I-70

At 16:16 this evening a two vehicle crash occurred in the eastbound lanes of I-70 near Exit 32. The Grand Junction Police Department confirms that two people are dead. A third person was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries. After the fatal crash while controlling traffic in the Westbound lanes, two GJPD vehicles were [...]