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With wildfire risks high, remain vigilant Funny River was the largest human-caused fire reported over the Memorial Day weekend. Firefighters from Central Emergency Services and Forestry responded to quickly contain the fire, which was started from an escaped debris pile burn.Likewise...
Fire consumes home near Soldotna

A Sunday morning fire destroyed a Sport Lake Road home.Central Emergency Services firefighters were called to a home on Rafie Street that had been engulfed in flames and - while they had the fire out in fewer...
Wildfire burns half-acre near Funny River Road

...Alexandrou. It took several engines, at least 20 firefighting personnel from the Division of Forestry and Central Emergency Services, and two water drops from a helicopter to contain and control the blaze. It was considered contained by 4...
Firefighters urge caution heading into Memorial Day weekend

...greened up.""There is still a lot of dry grass everywhere," he said. The Kenai Peninsula Borough's Central Emergency Services is not the first-responder department for wildland fires, rather they support Division of Forestry if needed...
Defense moves for mistrial in Heiman case

...pointed out that J.Y. would have had to run past the Alaska State Troopers post on Kalifornsky Beach Road, the Central Emergency Services fire station and the Soldotna Police Department if her testimony about escaping Heiman was to be believed...
Sterling man found dead in Hidden Lake

...two friends went ice fishing on Hidden Lake in the Skilak Loop area of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Central Emergency Services divers and Alaska State Troopers recovered David S. Riss' body floating in an open section of water in the...
News and have a child passenger safety technician check your child's seat. - March 7, noon-2 p.m. at Central Emergency Services/Soldotna Fire Station No. 1- March 25, 1-3 p.m. at Nikiski Fire Station No. 1Orthopedic talks offeredKenai...
Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus opportunities include Nikiski, Kenai, Seward Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Ninilchik, Anchor Point, Central Emergency Service stations at Sterling, Soldotna, Kasilof, and Kachemak Emergency Services outside of Homer. The program has...
Collaborative effort gets four Soldotna Elementary schools reflective hats

...visibility for the dark wintery Alaska conditions. Last week at an assembly at Redoubt Elementary, Brad Nelson of Central Emergency Services rallied the students with safety tips before they were presented with reflective hats bearing their school mascot...
CES launches new volunteer program

...Kenai Peninsula should see a surge in the number of personnel responding to fires and medical emergencies. Central Emergency Services launched a campaign to recruit volunteers in a effort to triple the department's current volunteer staffing...


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