Fire & Rescue Department

Protection & Security in Wood River

410 W. Green St.
P.O. Box 92
Wood River, NE 68883
Fire Station Telephone 583-2541


  • Wood River Fire & Rescue Department

  • Wood River Fire and Rescue proudly protects 3,500 people living in an area of 123 square miles. We operate out of 1 station that protects a primarily rural area. Our department is a public department whose membership consists of 100 % volunteer professionals.We provide Services for:*FIRE *EMS *PARAMEDICS * HAZ-MAT * SEARCH & RESCUE * EXTRICATION * EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT SUPPORTWe are always looking for new recruits. Go to our website to see how to get an application.
  • Wood River Fire Department

  • Wood River Fire is a volunteer service. We train on  monthly basis. Trainings are the 1st Monday of every month.
  • Wood River Rescue

  • Wood River Rescue also operates on a volunteer service. We are unique in that we are a Volunteer Advanced Life Support Ambulance with 3 paramedics and 13 EMT’s.
  • Be a Volunteer

  • We are always looking to recruit. If you or if you know of anyone interested in joining this highly credited organization please contact us today to get an application.
  • Wood River Fire Board

  • Scott Thesenvitz – 308-583-2337
    Allen Miller
    Larry Woitaszewski
    Ken Fairbanks
    Jim Renneau