Church On Fire In East Kingston

Last night, Cars 1,2,3, Engine 4 and Truck 1 responded into East Kingston for a working fire in an old church. Units assisted with fire suppression and overhaul operations throughout the night and into the early morning.
This fire was Read More

Small Fire in High Occupancy

Yesterday afternoon at 1422 hours, Ulster Hose was dispatched for an odor of smoke in an apartment at Ulster Gardens. While enroute, UC 911 updated incoming units of a water flow alarm activation. Car 2, 4 and Engine 4 Read More

Ulster Hose Brooks BBQ

Ulster Hose Co. 5 will be holding their annual Brooks Bar-B-Que fundraiser on March 6 from 4-7pm at the Ulster Hose headquarters located at 830 Ulster Ave.
Take out dinners only
$14.00 chicken dinners include: baked potato, coleslaw, dinner roll, and Read More

Ulster Hose & Fire District Receive ISO Rating

The Ulster No. 5 District and Ulster Hose Co. 5 are pleased to inform residents of the fire district that the Insurance Service Office also known as ISO, has completed its analysis of the district’s structural fire suppression delivery Read More

2017 Run Totals & Top 20 Responders

You called, we responded 1,573 times in 2017. The top 20 responders for 2017 are:
866 Shawn Heppner
792 Brad Boyd
772 John Kelly
768 Justin Kelly
736 Matt Molinaro
713 Lukas Boyle
665 Jeff Heppner
660 Jim Bracco
659 Andrew Coon
615 Hunter Heppner
598 Rich Quigley
578 Don Brott
542 Read More

Ruby House Fire

At approximately 22:45 , Ulster Hose was dispatched into the Ruby Fire District for a working house fire. Car 1, 4, and Engine 4 responded to assist with fire suppression and overhaul. Rescue 3 and the FAST Team stood Read More

Annual Ulster Hose Tree Lighting

Don’t forget this Friday! Our annual Christmas parade and tree lighting. The parade will begin at 6 on Wrentham St. and continue to VanKuren Highway before finishing at Ulster Hose Headquarters.
Following the tree lighting, we have 150 bikes to Read More

Kitchen Fire in a Garden Style Apartment

At approx. 2315 hours last night, Ulster Hose was dispatched for a reported stove fire at the Sunset Garden Apartments. Car 1 arrived with smoke showing from the top floor of a three story, garden style apartment and advised Read More

2018 Officer Elections

Last night, Ulster Hose held their annual elections for firematic officers for 2018. The results are as followed:

Chief Shawn Heppner
1st Asst. John Kelly
2nd Asst. Matt Molinaro
3rd Asst. Rich Quigley Jr.
1st Captain Kareem Washington
2nd Captain Sean Ogden
1st Lieutenant Joe Killian
2nd Read More

Fire Prevention at Local Schools

Today, Ulster Hose spent the day with our local elementary schools and daycare centers and spoke to them about the importance of fire safety at home and reminded them to make sure that they go home and remind their Read More