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Firefighters converge on Kenai

...from 8 - 10 a.m. at the Renee C. Henderson Auditorium at Kenai Central High School. The keynote speaker is Assistant Fire Chief Dave McGrail, from the Denver Fire Department, who will share his knowledge of fire ground operations, command...
Debate over Prop. 2 enters final days

...butane hash oil explosions ? a byproduct of legalization and in-home marijuana-product production. Denver Assistant Fire Chief Dave McGrail was the keynote speaker at the Alaska Fire Conference hosted in Kenai in September. He shared what...

...pronounced dead. The other victim, a 32-year-old male, was hospitalized in stable condition, police said.Assistant Fire Chief John Sudhik told the Daily News the victims were overcome by smoke and flames in the stairwell.Pope to travel...
Driver celebrates 55 years on Alaska roads his business has three terminals and about 130 trucks in the state, he said. Doyle also went on to serve as assistant fire chief for the Kenai Fire Department, served two terms on the Kenai City Council, was Kenai's vice mayor for two years...
Alaska statehood bell-ringer, beloved Juneau resident dies

...beginning in the early 1960s. He worked his way up the ladder at the Glacier Fire Department until he became the assistant fire chief. Juneau resident Merrill Sanford was a young firefighter at the station under Derr's leadership. "It was their...
Family seeks help after blaze concocted their own means for gaining assistance, but they continue to fall short. Trent Burnett, Nikiski assistant fire chief, said he arrived on scene five minutes after receiving the emergency call at 3 p.m. Flames were visible bellowing...
Mayor argues for task force: New CPH study group met with skepticism

...assembly at its Oct. 26 meeting. Speaking to the ordinances, KES board member Mike Peterson of Homer noted that the assistant fire chief makes about $15,000 less a year than other assistant chiefs in the borough. In other actions, the assembly...
Fire kills 3-year-old Fairbanks boy

...University Fire Department arrived on scene just four minutes after the fire was reported at 6:52 p.m., said Assistant Fire Chief and Fire Marshal Edie Curry. Firefighters used chain saws and axes to cut into the roof of the apartment to fight...
Little squirts

...of hands-on learning day. The day began with a fire drill at the school and the arrival of two fire trucks. Assistant Fire Chief Mike Smith, along with firefighters Ken Green, Keith Doroff and Steve Lipscomb, worked with school Principal...
Kenai firefighters honored

Left to right, Kenai Assistant Fire Chief James Baisden, Donna Swaby, Engineer John Wichman...Hurst Rescue of the Year Award." Tilly called Assistant Fire Chief James Baisden, Capt. Jason Diorec, Capt. James...


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