Rosevale Fire Investigation

Rosevale Fire investigation GRAND JUNCTION, Colo -The Mesa County Fire Marshal is working with the Grand Junction Fire Department to determine the cause and origin of the Rosevale Fire. The Division of Fire Prevention and Control is assisting with mapping the fire and taking aerial photographs. Crews are still assessing the damage from the fire.  [...]

GJFD Evacuates Redlands Residents South of Monument and D roads

Rosevale Fire Recap -  The Rosevale Fire was 100 percent contained at 11:47 p.m.  Bookcliff Baptist Church, 2702 Patterson Road in Grand Junction, will remain open as an overnight shelter.  The first call for the Rosevale Fire came in at 7:27 p.m. on April 2. More than 45 calls came in during the first 10 minutes, [...]

GJFD Responds to Injured Hiker

At 1611 this evening The Grand Junction Fire Department was dispatched to Bangs Canyon Recreation Area for a hiker that had fallen from a significant height. Other hikers were able to lead GJFD crews and the Mesa County Search and Rescue Ground Team through rugged terrain to the injured hiker. Crews were able to secure [...]

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 [...]