In this column: MGSHC = Ministry Good Samaritan Health Center; AWH = Aspirus Wausau Hospital; MSCH = Ministry St. Clare’s Hospital; MSJH = Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital; MSHH = Ministry Sacred Heart Hospital; PCNH = Pine Crest Nursing Home; MVA = motor vehicle accident.
August 8
Calls: #1139- At 2:58 p.m. MFD responded to City Hall for a report of smoke in an office, found a ballast that had exploded and was leaking oil, advised to have electrician look at ballast & light fixture.
Other activities: Fire prevention inspection of area businesses; review the use of extrication equipment, focusing on extrication jacks & airbag use.
August 9
Calls: #1140- At 6:10 a.m. Med 1 responded to N. State St. for a 29 year old male with a medical problem, no transport; #1141- At 10:18 p.m. Med 1 responded to PCNH for a 72 year old female with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC.
August 10
Calls: #1142- At 12:59 a.m. Med 1 responded to Hillside Dr. for a 76 year old female with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC; #1143- At 10:39 a.m. Med 1 & Rescue 1 responded to Chippewa & 8th st. for an 18 year old female with a MVA trauma, transported to AWH; #1144- At 10:40 a.m. Med 3 responded to 3rd St. for a 75 year old female with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC; #1145- At 11:11 a.m. Med 3 responded to Cty. E for a 23 year old male with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC; #1146- At 11:41 a.m. Med 2 responded to Cty. K for a 52 year old female with a trauma, transported to MGSHC; #1147- At 1:22 p.m. Med 1 responded to Council Grounds for a 57 year old male with a  trauma, transported to MGSHC; #1148- At 3:20 p.m. Med 1 responded to Logan Ave. for a 35 year old male with a medical problem; #1149- At 3:40 p.m. Med 3 responded to Joe Snow Rd. for a 57 year old male with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC; #1150- At 11:23 p.m. Med 1 responded to PCNH for a 76 year old male with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC. 
Other activities: Review ambulance equipment, trauma kits & med bags.
August 11
Calls: #1151- At 1:26 a.m. Med 1 responded to PCNH for an 83 year old male with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC; #1152- At 2:18 a.m. Med 1 responded to MGSHC for a 76 year old male with a medical problem, transported to PCNH; #1153- At 2:48 a.m. Med 1 responded to PCNH for a 60 year old female with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC; #1154- At 4:24 a.m. Med 1 responded to MGSHC for a 60 year old female with a  medical problem, transported to PCNH; #1155- At 8:56 a.m. Med 1 responded to Nicklaus Dr.; #1156- At 10:19 a.m. Med unit responded to Joe Snow Rd.; #1157- At 11:48 a.m. Med 1 responded to S. Center Ave.; #1158- At 1:49 p.m. Med 3 responded to Center Rd.
Other activities: Training, Kaplan University, drug abuse; quarterly & weekly readings; badge pinning ceremony for new firefighter & captain promotion.
August 12
Calls: #1159- At 3:48 p.m. MFD responded to 2402 E. Main St. for an odor detected in the hallway, no smoke was found, smell seemed to be sewer gas, maintenance to follow up.
August 13
Calls: #1164- At 8:09 a.m. MFD responded to W4687 Wood Duck Ln. for an electrical box on fire inside house, crews found no fire, fuses burned & wires melted, no extension, WPS requested, shut down power; #1165- At 9:30 a.m. Med 1 responded to Bell Tower for a 78 year old female with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC; #1166- At 9:54 a.m. Med 2 responded to E. 1st St. for a 34 year old female with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC; #1167- At 11:42 a.m. Engine 2 responded to Stange St. for an alarm, found to be accidentally set off by construction worker; #1168- At 4:07 p.m. Med 1 responded to PCNH for a 93 year old female with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC; #1169- At 5:32 p.m. Med 1 responded to PCNH for an 87 year old female with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC; #1170- At 6:17 p.m. Med 1 responded to MGSHC for a 93 year old female with a medical problem, transported to PCNH; #1171- Tender 65 responded to Center Rd. for a report of a barn fire, called off enroute as fire was controlled burn.
Other activities: Fire prevention inspections of area businesses; introduction of new firefighter to equipment & protocols with department; Engine 1 to city garage for annual preventative maintenance.
August 14
Calls: #1173- At 12:15 p.m. Med 1 responded to Taylor St. for an 86 year old male with a  cardiac problem, transported to MGSHC; #1173- At 3:21 p.m. Med 1 responded to Hollywood Dr. for a 21 year old female with a medical problem, transported to MGSHC.
Other activities: Review of tools & procedures for removing windshields from vehicles involved in accidents to enable rescuers to rescue & extricate patients.