Salkum Fire DepartmentLewis County Fire District 8 protect more than 200 square miles of Lewis County and has an annual operating budget of approximately $400,000. The district maintains and operates 5 stations and is a 100% volunteer organization.
The Salkum Fire Department has been in operation for over 50 years and serves as a local point for community activities by sponsoring events such as the annual Halloween Party for the children and adults of the surrounding area.
The district has approximately 50 members which drill weekly on Thursday nights. The Salkum Fire Department is always looking for new volunteers who wish to become members of the department.