The following are the 2009 recipients of the AgStar Fund Emergency Response Grant Program.  To learn more about the program, click here.


Intended Use  


Grand View Volunteer Fire Department Purchase of 2 sets of gear, coat, and bunker pant - to replace two sets of damaged gear.  Grand View, WI
Stone Lake Fire Department Purchase 5 new pagers.

Stone Lake, WI

Siren Fire Department [PDF] Automatic Defibrillator - replace 15 year old one in rescue truck. Siren, WI
Barnum Volunteer Fire Department NFPA approved gloves (30) and Nomex hoods (30). Barnum, MN
Hill City Fire Department Replace 1 full set of turnout gear for a new firefighter and a cordless drill and reciprocating saw to be used for rescue calls. Hill City, MN
Bloomer Community Ambulance Service Purchase (5) ICOM F50V 11RC radios for the EMT's who do not have any. Bloomer, WI
Spring Valley Fire Department Portable scene lights used to lightup fire ground operations and accident scenes at night - 2 telescoping lights and 2 cord reels with lights. Spring Valley, WI
Wanamingo Fire Department Replace extraction equipment used to get people out of cars. Wanamingo, MN
Glenwood City Ambulance Replace 20 year old Defibrillator. Glenwood City, WI
St. Croix
South Bend Township Fire Department Purchase 5 SCBA face pieces for members who are trained in interior firefighting, but do not have this equipment. Mankato, MN
Blue Earth
Gaylord Fire Department [PDF] 3 gas powered extraction fans, 8 1.5x50' fire attack hoses,  8 2.5x50' fire attack hoses, 1 Quic-Bridge hose guard for fire hoses. Gaylord, MN
Silver Lake Fire Department Replace turnouts for 2 firefighters, pants and coats. Silver Lake, MN
Fire Department
2 sets of turnout gear - coats, pants and boots. Butterfield, MN
Dunnell-Lake Fremont Fire & Rescue Purchase 6 pagers to replace ones not working. Dunnell, MN
Bricelyn Fire & Ambulance Update turnout gear - 2 sets. Bricelyn, MN
Adrian Vol Fire Department [PDF] 3 radios for trucks - replace 2 in fire trucks and add 1 to a truck without a radio. Adrian, MN
Darfur Fire Department Purchase a CRESTAR deck gun for pumper truck (gun, stream straightener and flange). Darfur, MN
Blooming Prairie Fire Department [PDF] Replace outdated Motorola pagers that are no longer repairable with Motorola Minitor V's. Blooming Prairie, MN
LeRoy Fire Department Update SCBA units, replacing heavy aluminum air tanks with carbon fiber tanks (4). LeRoy, MN
Nodine Fire Department Replace 4 cylinders (that hold the air that allows the fire personal to breathe), which had to be taken out of service. 4 epic voice amplifiers, used in the masks to enter a fire. Dakota, MN
Hayfield Fire Department Motorola Minitor V pagers. Hayfield, MN