Fire Department

The Pipestone Volunteer Fire Department is made up of all volunteers. The PFD consists of currently 33 full time volunteer fireman that service the community of Pipestone area.

Our Fire Chief is Corey Popma. Corey has been serving as a volunteer fireman for over 25 number of years. Our 1st Assistant Chief is Mike Bloemendaal. Mike has been a volunteer fireman since 2002. The  2nd Assistant Chief is Tom Priester and he has been a volunteer fireman since 2000.

We are thankful for our Fire Department and their continued service to the Community over the years.


Pipestone Fire Department
118 3rd Ave NE
Office: 507-825-2406

Corey Popma, Fire Chief



Mike Bloemendaal, 1st Assistant Fire Chief



Tom Priester, 2nd Assistant Fire Chief

Firefighters save man entrapped in grain bin

By Debra Fitzgerald | on September 18, 2019

The Edgerton and Pipestone fire departments banned together last week to safely extract a rural Edgerton man from a grain bin where he was buried up to his chest in corn. For more information check out the article.

2018 Firefighter Help Wanted