Calls For Ambulance Service Up In West Bend

West Bend Fire and EMS officials say the number of fire calls in the city is down during the first five months of the year, but the number of ambulance calls is up. According to the latest report, there have been 145 fire calls so far this year, down from 164 a year ago. There have been 1,269 emergency medical calls, up from 1,177 a year ago. The number of calls for service in the town of Barton and town of West Bend are also up from last year.