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Wilcox retires after 25 years as Kenai Fire Marshal

In 1985 as a 21-year-old volunteer firefighter for Central Emergency Services, Eric Wilcox spent every waking moment listening to the radio ready to drop everything to respond to a call. When a call came...
11 dogs, 2 cats killed in Sterling fire

...home. The fire was extinguished within 30 minutes.The dead pets were found during a sweep of the building.Central Emergency Services Brad Nelson says the deaths of the animals, particularly the puppies, hit firefighters hard. He says firefighters...
Pets lost in house fire

Several pets died in a house fire in Sterling Wednesday morning.Central Emergency Services responded to a residential fire at 10:35 a.m. on Barbara Street off Mile 82 of the Sterling Highway.Crews arrived within...
Busy weekend sees increase in accidents

...responded to 11 motor vehicle accidents across the Kenai Peninsula, said trooper spokesperson Megan Peters. Central Emergency Services aided in five accidents with two people transported to Central Peninsula Hospital, said Health and Safety Officer...
Man found dead after barn fire

Central Emergency Services firefighters found a dead man after putting out a fire in a barn on Olivia Street in Kenai. Alaska State Troopers identified him...
Kenai launches new enforcement boat get that many people on the river there is the potential of bad things happening." The boat is owned by Central Emergency Services, who acquired the vessel for $108,000, with approximately $100,750 paid with a state grant, said CES...
Keep calm: T-shirts net $2,500 for emergency services charities

...those T-shirts were presented on Monday to Central Emergency Services. The Kenai-based commercial radio station...on several of the charitable events hosted by Central Emergency Services throughout the year, including the Christmas-time...
Two men rescued from Cook Inlet mud, incoming tide

Central Emergency Services personnel rescued two men from the incoming tide after they had become stuck in the mud along Kalifornsky Beach Thursday night...
Girl suffers broken leg in truck/motorbike collision

...truck hit her when she attempted to cross Kalifornsky Beach Road Wednesday afternoon. Alaska State Troopers and Central Emergency Services responded to the accident at about 2:30 p.m. on K-Beach Road between VIP Drive and Bowpicker Lane. Trooper...
Heat lamp starts fire in chicken coop

...a chicken coop caught fire in Sterling Tuesday night after a heating lamp was knocked over, according to a Central Emergency Services media release.Firefighters from Station 3 arrived 10 minutes after the call came in at about 9:50 p.m...


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