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Kenai Coast Guard Auxilliary to hold boat inspection

...Inspection of the boat's mechanical features - batteries, navigation lights, fuel lines, heaters, and carbon monoxide detectors - will also be offered. "In older boats, sometimes people think they have everything they need, and they...
Nikiski, Kenai fire fighters respond to late morning fire

...the onset of winter, Sexton said it is highly important to make sure homes are fully equipped with smoke and carbon monoxide detectors and chimneystacks are cleaned and ready to heat homes. "We recommend every room has a smoke detector," he...
Wrecking winds

...he said. "We had some smoke detector activations because of the power outages and we also had a couple carbon monoxide (detectors)." He also noted CES had a surprisingly low number of medical calls and only one small chimney fire not related...
Weather as usual

...poisoning in the area, which usually occurs more in the winter. He encouraged residents to make sure they have carbon monoxide detectors - the deadly gas is colorless, odorless, tasteless and hard to detect - and to double check the batteries...
Statewide fire fatalities climb: Proper use, maintenance of smoke detectors urged

...In order to stress the importance of smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, CES is promoting its, "Change your clock...can serve as a reminder to check both smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. It's also important to note the year the...
Winter means slow down no, it really does

...gas furnaces and boilers are working properly. And if you haven't changed the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors lately, next Sunday, Nov. 4, is daylight savings, so when you change your clocks, change your batteries...
Foster parenting poses many tough questions

Does your home have a working carbon monoxide detector? If children are allowed to play in the basement, is there a direct escape to the outside? These are among the easier questions...
Pawnbroker rules under review big things that change the way we build things," but added the new codes call for mandatory placement of carbon monoxide detectors in all buildings, including all residences. A $54,000 appropriation is on the agenda for the council's...
2 fires burn Peninsula homes Sunday

...The Malones have four children, ages 5, 7, 8 and 10. Peter Malone recently installed extra smoke and carbon monoxide detectors throughout his home. The couple applied to adopt a child, and they were following state guidelines for foster...
'Silent killer'

...have a well-maintained carbon monoxide detector. "As of January 2005 a...multifamily dwellings to have a carbon monoxide detectors," he said. However...its shelves. As to his carbon monoxide detector, he said he won't be...


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