The Watkins Ambulance and Rescue Squad is staffed by 20 volunteer, trained EMT's who are on-call 24/7 to respond to the emergency medical needs of the area citizens and travelers.
The service area of the Ambulance Service covers the Cities of Watkins, Eden Valley, and Kimball along with all or parts of Manannah, Forest Prairie, and Kingston Townships in Meeker County and Eden Lake, Luxemburg, Maine Prairie, and Fairhaven Townships in Stearns County.
Regular meetings are held the first Monday of each month in the Watkins Rescue Squad room located on the First Street side of the Village Hall.
If you are currently an Emergency Medical Technician or are interested in becoming one, and wish to become a member of the Ambulance Service, see any member or contact City Hall.
The Ambulance Service may be reached during an emergency by calling 911.
The officers for 2011 are:
Chief: Jack Gruenes
Asst. Chief: Don Gruenes
Treasurer: Jody Bauer
Secretary: Shirley Jacklitch