Tuesday, September 13th, 2022
On September 13th at approximately 9:38 pm, Winlock Fire & Rescue responded to a single vehicle accident on Interstate 5 North Bound in the 6600 Block (near the Park Road overpass). The call was ...
Thursday, September 8th, 2022
On September 8th at approximately 3:00 pm, Winlock Fire & Rescue responded to a single vehicle accident on Interstate 5 South Bound just South of Exit 63. Upon arrival, the duty crew made contact...
Monday, August 1st, 2022
Today, we celebrated Justin Shoemaker's birthday! His mother and grandfather came to the station to share in the festivities. He had a nice cake that we gladly shared!Congratulations Justin! It...
Monday, August 1st, 2022
On August 1st at approximately 9:30 am, Winlock Fire & Rescue was dispatched to a reported roll over accident in the 700 blk of Rhodes Road. Upon arrival, units found the vehicle resting on it...



Winlock Fire & Rescue (Lewis County Fire District 15) is an all hazard emergency response agency protecting 42 square miles of property and citizens in and around the community of Winlock, Washington. 

The District responds to natures of incidents ranging from medical calls to hazardous material releases.  District members continually train to quickly and effectively handle all calls for service. 

Our roster is made up of a Fire Chief, 3 - Lieutenant/EMT's, 3 - Firefighter/EMT's, 3 - AMR Paramedic's (contracted) and 5 - Volunteers.

The District has a long and storied history......

Following a fire in 1890, buckets and ladders were incorporated into the community to provide response tools for fires. 

The first Fire Chief, Max Atlason, was appointed in 1925. 

The city department became a Fire District in August of 1963, remaining fully volunteer until the hiring of paid personnel in 2008.

Here is the list of Chief's since 1925:

Max Atlason - 1925-1928

Earl Harkins - 1928-1929

Howard Nixon - 1929-1930

Clyde Dubel - 1930-1931

Earl Harkins - 1931-1940

Clyde Dubel - 1940-1959

Ed Schlittler - 1959-1970

Bob Craft - 1971-1987

Richard Anderson - 1987-1997

Jon Hensley - 1997-1998

Ron Heikkila - 1998-2001

Dave Hoven - 2001-2004

Jon Hensley - 2005-2010

Russ Larson - 2011-2019

Richard Underdahl - 2021-Present

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