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Firefighter Memorial Trees Planted in Ponderosa, Ca

Our little community came together (in a socially distant way, given the times) in May, to plant two trees in memory of Ray Figueroa and Patrick Jones.  Ray and Patrick were firefighters from Porterville, Ca who were both killed in … Continue reading

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Fire In Ponderosa…Lessons Learned!

From Dana Stewart, Ponderosa Volunteer Fire Brigade Captain: On October 16th, 2018 we experienced a fire in the meadow between Fox Drive and Ponderosa Drive.  The fire was started by a local resident discarding hot coals at the edge of … Continue reading

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Fire Brigade Training

The Ponderosa Volunteer Fire Brigade is always training and prepping for the worst. Here they are learning how to pump water from lake in case of a fire.

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A Drive up the Hill, 11/3/17

Through the burned hills and clouds, to the sun. But it’s getting cold! 38 degrees at 6pm. 

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