Pierre Fire Department Puts Focus On Kitchen Fires

If a fire would start in your home, you could likely trace it back to the kitchen. It was the number one place for home fires between 2009 and 2013. Bill Newling with the Pierre Fire Department says there are a number of things you can do to mitigate the kitchen fire risk…

Care should be taken when grilling or cooking outside too…

Nationwide, 33-percent of all kitchen fires were the result of leaving the kitchen unattended while food was cooking. As National Fire Prevention Week continues, the Pierre Fire Department’s theme is “Seconds count! Plan two ways out!” National Fire Prevention Week continues through Friday.