Burning is now open
Fire danger is now EXTREME and open burning is closed until further notice.
As of August 16, Stage II Fire Restrictions
will be in place and the following will
be in effect for all areas located in the
Northern Lakes Fire District
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About the Northern Lakes Fire Protection District
Provides an all-hazards response to the greater Hayden, Rathdrum, and Twin Lakes areas in Kootenai County, located in gorgeous North Idaho. We are a combination department, comprised of thirty-three career firefighters, ten volunteers, four Chief Officers, a Fire Marshal and Deputy Fire Marshal, and three administrative support staff. In addition, all of our firefighters are also certified EMTs, including twelve paramedics.
Northern Lakes Fire staffs two fire engines and two advanced life support (ALS) ambulances with career staff that respond to more than 4,600 emergency calls annually from two strategically located fire stations. These stations are staffed 24/7/365. Our district is comprised of approximately 106 square miles of lakes, mountains, prairies and growing cities with a population of more than 42,000 residents.
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