Jim Conrad
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  • Chinook, MT
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Lightning fires.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Norm Tindell Jun 22, 2013. 1 Reply

Near as we can figure out, the thunderstorm the other night struck a windsock on top of 400 barrel crude oil tank that was about half full.  It blew the roof off and burned all night and into the…Continue

Thoughts on Ray McCormack

Started this discussion. Last reply by capcityff May 25, 2013. 23 Replies

Let me say first that I have not had much time as a firefighter.  Being new and impressionable I have been told that first and foremost, firefighter safety is the number one priority on the…Continue

I hate SCBA seats!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Norm Tindell May 19, 2013. 19 Replies

I realize that scba seats are a great way of getting more air packs on a truck but I absolutely hate them! I have caught hell for not  donning the scba on the way to a fire, but I know from…Continue

Truck Checks and Equipment practice

Started this discussion. Last reply by Moose May 15, 2013. 14 Replies

We are a volunteer department with no paid maintenance position.  We had a maintenance officer be he resigned the other day.  The department set up a truck check program a while back to make sure the…Continue


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Profile Information

What State do you live in?
Type of Organization
Volunteer Fire Department
Job Function
Company Officer (Captain/Lt/Supervisor)
Years in Fire/EMS:
Primary Fire/EMS Department:
Chinook vol. fire dept.
Years With Department/Agency
About Me:
Late bloomer, got into the fire service at 28. OH all the wasted years!
Day Job:
self employed farmer/rancher
Relationship Status:
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
i responded to all of the fires with my personal brush truck anyway so the chief asked why did i just not join. I believe that what we do is important and difficult work that needs to be done.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
doing some good and being a part of a brotherhood of great people

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At 8:51pm on May 18, 2013, Ron King (Fire Chief) said…

Jim Thank you for the add. Stay Safe! (also from the snakes)

At 3:35am on April 21, 2013, Norm Tindell said…

Just stumbled upon your comment from March 31. Sorry for the delay. Chinook sounds cold! BRRR! And checking heifers at midnight sounds even colder! Winter was strange this year, even in Texas.

Anyway, hope you are well. Sending a friends request.

Keep the volume low at all times and stay safe up there.

At 12:08am on January 5, 2012, Joyce said…

At 6:14pm on January 4, 2012, Fireyladd - Chief Sharp said…

Jim, Welcome to Firefighter Nation. I am glad you joined the group.There is lots to do, read and be involved with. Your participation and involvement is important to us all.

Chief William Sharp

Brookings Fire / Rescue


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