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McDowell County Emergency Management

Address/Location
129 Barnes Rd
Marion, NC 28752

Contact:
Emergency: 9-1-1
http://www.mcdowellem.com

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  1. Advisory

    Entered: 12 months ago

    Burn ban for McDowell County remains in effect. No open burning due to extremely dry conditions. Report outside fires by dialing 911. More »

  2. Advisory

    Entered: 12 months ago

    12/6/2021: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  3. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    Huntsville Mountain Fire is 100% contained. A burn ban remains in effect. Call 911 to report all outside fires. More »

  4. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    Huntsville Mountain Fire now at 436 acres and 70% contained. Burn ban remains in place. More »

  5. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    12/3/2021: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  6. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    Huntsville Mtn. Fire now 350 acres with 70% containment. More »

  7. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    NC 226 North Incident Update: NCDOT has opened one lane of travel on NC 226 North. Use caution in the area. More »

  8. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    Latest Update from the NC Forest Service: Pogue Mountain Fire now 300 acres with 45% containment. More »

  9. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    Overturned Tractor and Trailer in the 3300 block of NC 226 N (Coxes Crk Mtn) Please avoid this area. More »

  10. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    Wildfire Update: Pogue Mountain Fire now 110 acres with 30% containment. More »

  11. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    Nearly 50 acres burned in Pogue Mountain Fire More »

  12. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    Increased fire danger today across McDowell County. Burning ban is in effect. More »

  13. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    Statewide burning ban issued for all 100 counties including McDowell, due to increased fire danger. Click link for info. More »

  14. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    11/29/2021: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  15. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    Increased fire danger on Monday in McDowell. Outdoor burning is discouraged due to dry conditions and low humidity levels. More »

  16. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    11/26/2021: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  17. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    Increased fire danger on Friday from 11AM to 6PM. Dry conditions and gusty winds expected. More »

  18. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    11/22/2021: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  19. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    11/19/2021: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  20. Advisory

    Entered: 1 year ago

    I-40 westbound on-ramp at Sugar Hill Rd. will be closed tonight (11/18) at 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. on Friday morning per NCDOT. More »

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