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The Alger County Firefighter's Association is an organization comprised of the 8 fire departments located across the county.  It provides a professional forum for interdepartmental communication to:

  • build department relations through increased familiarity

  • coordinate county-wide communications & mutual aid

  • provide experiential training opportunities, and 

  • plan and train for potential challenges and hazards in the area.


Alger County is located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, along the southern shore of Lake Superior.  The population is 9,383 (2015 estimate).  It is made up of 8 townships (divisions of local government) and the county seat is the city of Munising.  The county-level emergency services agency is the Alger County Sheriff's Department.

Meeting Schedule:

3rd Monday of each even month

6:30 PM meal / 7:00 PM meeting


Location varies as county departments take turns hosting the meeting.


President: George Whitehead (Tri-County)


Secretary: Jim Seppanen (Rock River)

Treasurer: George Hughbanks (Tri-County)


County Training Chair: 


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