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The City of Norwood Young America volunteer Fire Department provides assistance during emergency situations for the City of NYA and the surrounding area.  Read more

Community Involvement

The Norwood Young America Fire Department is very active in the community and area schools.  Read more

We're there when you need us

The Norwood Young America Fire Department responds to approximately 200 calls per year for fires, medical emergencies and car accidents.  Read more

Stiftungsfest: Minnesota Oldest Festival

Our fire department hosts the annual Stiftungsfest celebration. Each year, we celebrate the German heritage of our town and raise funds to support our firefighting efforts.  Read more

Featured Stories:

Fire crews were called to the 13000 block... [more]
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Each year, the fire departments of Cologne, Hamburg... [more]
The 2014 Toy Drive that the NYA, Cologne,... [more]
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Early morning fire erupts in NYA home

Fire crews were called to the 13000 block of Tacoma Ave shortly after 3am Friday morning.  Upon arrival on scene, fire was found engulfing the garage and spreading into the home.  Crews from Hamburg, Plato, Cologne, Mayer and New Germany also assisted in battling the blaze. The cause of the fire has not been reported.  Although the family was home at the time... Read more

NFPA discourages the use of outdoor gas-fueled turkey fryers that immerse the turkey in hot oil.

These turkey fryers use a substantial quantity of cooking oil at high temperatures, and units currently available for home use pose a significant danger that hot oil will be released at some point during the cooking process. The use of turkey fryers by consumers can lead to devastating burns, other injuries and the destruction of property. NFPA urges those who prefer... Read more

“BUY A BULB” AND HELP LOCAL FAMILIES IN NEED

Each year, the fire departments of Cologne, Hamburg and Norwood Young America join forces to raise money and collect toys for the Southwest Metro Food Shelf Toy Drive. THIS year, local bars and restaurants are helping to pitch in with a "Buy a Bulb" fundraiser!  Just stop in to any of the participating area bars or restaurants, choose a donation amount and write... Read more