News Headlines
Mon. May 16th 2016
Be on the look out around town for these pigs. Put your money in the pig with your favorite candidate's name!!! Candidates are Cory White,(pig at the firehouse), Ken Smith (pig at the village hall...
Sat. Jan 14th 2012
Chief Cory White had the opportunity today to teach fire safety to 10 Boy Scouts for their Fire Safety Merit Badge. Battalion Chief Phil Kimler, Firefighter Derek Miller & Firefighter Nathan Tolbe...
Tue. Jan 10th 2012
Chief Cory White & Battalion Chief Phil Kimler had the opportunity to give 10 Cub Scouts a tour of the firehouse and also take a ride in a firetruck tonight.
Sat. Sep 17th 2011
Members of the AOFPD took the MABAS 46 tent trailer today to Monticello to train with the MABAS 28 tent trailer. This was the first time we had set it up and we want to thank the members of MABAS 28 f...
Sat. Aug 13th 2011
Members of the AOFPD spent the day in Argenta at the Safety Day. We had several units on display and cut up a car as a demo of what we do during a car accident.
Past Argenta Fire Chief's



In June 1905 the citizens of Argenta decided to form a fire department to better serve the community.  The following people have had a hand in leading the fire department to where we are today.


1.   George Lee          June 26, 1905

2.   E.R. Evey            June 11, 1906

3.   William West       May 9, 1913

4.   Melvin Manecke  Sept 13, 1926

5.   Freeman White    Oct 9, 1935

6.   Wayne Warnsing July 8, 1940

7.   William Evans     July 10, 1944

8.   Eric Heinz           March 9, 1959

9.   Don Adams         June 13, 1960

10. G.K. Rolofson     June 11, 1962

11. Harold Kaufman  June 12, 1967

12. John Ragle           June 9, 1976

13. Bob White           June 11, 1982

14. Steve Ekiss          June 11, 1991

15. Cory White          June 9, 2003


In January 2008 Cory White became Fire Chief over the Argenta-Oreana Fire Protection District.


16. Derek Miller        June 1, 2019

17. Kurt Michener     July 13, 2019


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