The Montesano Fire Department is hosting an open house to celebrate updates to their department on Wednesday, May 1st, at the Fire Station, 310 E Pioneer Ave., from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Fire Chief Corey Rux said in a press release “Thanks to the overwhelming community support we’ve been able to acquire two new ambulances, a new fire engine, personal protective clothing and new monitor/defibrillators. This equipment is critical to effectively and safely provide emergency services to the citizens of Montesano.”

The chief invites you to stop by to see the new equipment, enjoy a hot dog and meet your local firefighters.