CURRENT FIRE RISK - LOW - Burning allowed from 6am to 11am daily with current burn permit, burn barrels, yard debris piles and orchardist can burn their orchard piles. No burning allowed in ODF protected Lands or within ¼ mile till further notice.


Effective May, 3, 2021 - Burning is allowed 6am-11am with valid permit. No large Brush piles or Slash piles in any ODF protected lands.


Wy’East Fire District is staffed by two full-time paid personnel, the Fire Chief and a Training Officer, and approximately 45 regular volunteers. The department is made up of four active companies, each with a Captain, Lieutenant, Engineer, and firefighters. Company 5 is made up of personnel who provide support to the fire district. The Board of Directors is elected by the community. The Chief is hired by the Board of Directors. The remaining officers are appointed by the Chief and Assistant Chiefs. Firefighters are assigned to companies based on company size and need.

Board of Directors

Eric Cederstam, President
Chuck Weseman, Vice President
Rob Graves, Secretary
Chad Muenzer, Treasurer
Larry Packer

Company Officers and Firefighters

Chief: Greg Borton
Assistant Chief: Bill Baskins
Assistant Chief: Dwight Moe
Chaplains: Ricky Walker and Shannon Gressett

Company 1

Captain: Lee Lage – EMR
Lieutenant: Nasario Rosas – EMR
Engineer: Steve Bickford
Rochelle Packer – EMR
Temo Rivera
Brittany Roche
Jonathan Jones
Aubrey Davis
Student: Brianna Peterson
Student: Blake Willis

Company 2

Captain: Tiffany Peterson – AEMT
Lieutenant: John Stehlik – EMR
Engineer: Dale Byers
Chris Spengler – AEMT
Tayler Lage
Cele Valle
Brandon Smiley
Aubrey Davis
Student: Tanner Fletcher
Student: Jose Cisneros

Company 3

Captain: Joey Sheirbon
Lieutenant: Karl Smiley – EMT
Engineer: Mike Goe
Engineer: Chrystal Bruce – EMT
Robert Riggleman
Leta Riggleman – EMR
Rob Graves – EMT-P
Stuart Stolhand
Luciano Rodriguez
Student: Emily Lage

Company 4

Captain: Jon Laraway – EMT-I
Lieutenant: Ted Pounders – EMR
Engineer: Bruce Moore
Bruce Moore
Ryan Dethman – EMR
Jesus Grajeda
Nora Rojas – EMR
Manel Mozqueda – EMR
Eric Wang
Student: Emmanuel Gamboa

Company 5

Kenny Morikado
Ashley Murillo – EMT
Tom Sieverkropp
Ryan Willis
Katie Smiley

Join Our Team

Wy’East Volunteer Fire & EMS volunteer application forms can be obtained from the Fire Chief at the Odell Station (541-354-1648) or through any Officer of the Wy’East Fire District. 

Get in Touch

If you'd like to send us a non emergency question or comment use our contact form. We will respond as quickly as possible. To reach us by phone call: (541) 354-1648.
For emergencies only call 911

Station Locations


3431 Odell Highway

Odell, OR 97031



2995 Van Horn Drive

Hood River, OR 97031


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