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Posted on: February 3, 2023

Featured Firefighter Friday: Meet Firefighter/Paramedic Scott Wilfong

Firefighter/Paramedic Scott Wilfong

It’s Featured Firefighter Friday!

Today we introduce you to Firefighter/Paramedic Scott Wilfong, who is going on 15 years of service with the Edwardsville Fire Department.

Wilfong was previously a volunteer firefighter on the Pocahontas-Old Ripley...

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

UPDATE: More Free CPR Classes Added to Boost Familiarity With Life-Saving Technique

CPR commendations at City Council meeting

A CPR success story in Edwardsville is offering a prime example of the importance of learning and using the life-saving technique. On the heels of that incident in December, the Edwardsville Fire Department and the Glen Carbon Fire Protection District are...

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Posted on: January 4, 2023

Spring Banners Offer Opportunity to Thank Community Contributors

Spring Banner prototype composite

A teacher who is never too busy to help. A nurse or doctor who devotes extra time to a patient. A firefighter or police officer who always goes beyond the call of duty. These are among the “everyday heroes” the City of Edwardsville hop...

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Posted on: January 10, 2023

City Encourages Participation in 2023 Race Relations and Equality Survey

City Hall.FB-1022

The City is seeking participation in an online survey as part of an ongoing effort to engage the public on the topic of race relations in Edwardsville.

The 2023 Race Relations and Equality Survey is available now through Friday, February 17, on the City&am...

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Posted on: December 16, 2022

Edwardsville Fire Department Offers Cold Weather Tips, Warming Site Details

Thermometer showing temperatures near zero degrees

'Tis the season for some dangerously cold conditions, and the Edwardsville Fire Department would like to remind residents to pay attention to weather advisories, avoid safety risks and to take steps to remain warm as the temperatures drop.&nb...

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