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Midwest Fire Customers Converge on Scene to Battle Grain Elevator Fire

Posted in Company News, Industry News on February 21, 2018

 (LUVERNE, MN) February 21, 2018- During a nearly three-day blaze caused by re-flash, 58 fire departments from areas surrounding Northrop, Minn., aided in combatting the fire by volunteering their apparatus and manpower. More than 20 of the responding departments utilized equipment from Midwest Fire Equipment & Repair Company (Midwest Fire). “Every day our team works […]

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Midwest Fire Named a Finalist for Minnesota Business Manufacturing Awards for Best in Class Small Company Category

Posted in Company News, Industry News on October 4, 2016

(LUVERNE, MN) OCT. 4, 2016 – Midwest Fire Equipment & Repair Company (Midwest Fire) announced today that the company was a finalist along with two other companies for the Best in Class Small Company Award at the Minnesota Business Manufacturing Awards. The award Recognizes a small company (1–50 employees) for overall excellence in the manufacturing […]

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Subletting Apparatus Bodywork

Posted in Industry News on November 17, 2014

Subletting Apparatus Bodywork Here is  a link to a  great article from Bill Adams from Fire Apparatus Magazine.  You can read his entire story by clicking on the article headline.    

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Midwest Fire Gains U.S. Forest Service Approval on Two Fire Apparatus

Posted in Company News, Industry News on July 15, 2014

LUVERNE, MN—Midwest Fire Equipment and Repair Company, (Midwest Fire) announced that the company has received notification from the United States Forest Service that two of its fire apparatus have qualified to be approved by their vendor qualifications.  Midwest Fire’s Superintendent and Water Tender equipment met all the requirements stipulated by the U.S. Forest Service. “Our products have […]

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Midwest Fire Hires New Vice President

Posted in Company News, Industry News on February 11, 2014

Midwest Fire announced today that the company has hired Darcie Johnson as the new Vice President of Accounting and Business Manager and promoted Kelsey Theesfeld to Assistant Office Manager. In her new role Johnson will be responsible for leading the company’s departments of accounting, human resources and IT processes. Johnson is a graduate of Colorado […]

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