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CES launches new volunteer program

...look at offering health care benefits," he said. "It really started muddying the waters." So, CES hired retired CES captain Dick Kapp as the volunteer coordinator and launched a campaign to revamp its volunteer program. Under the new program...
Troopers suspect arson in mobile home fire

...The trailer on Arc Loop Road in Soldotna was unoccupied at the time of the fire, and appears to have been abandoned, CES Captain Lesley Quelland said. No one was injured. The fire was under control after 21 minutes and out after 25 minutes. The...
CES captain 'Dunn' for now

The door was open and he walked through. This is how recently retired Central Emer-gency Services Capt. Jim Dunn described how he came to live, work and save lives in Soldotna.
Campfire to blame for Soldotna blaze

...of Forestry believe a campfire started a brush fire near Redoubt Elementary and Soldotna High School Thursday night. CES Captain Lesley Quelland, who was the commander on scene, said firefighters had the fire under control within 20 minutes of arrival...
Man flown to hospital after falling off horse in Mystery Creek area

...evening. "A call came in at (8:18 p.m.) of a man who fell from a horse at the end of Mystery Creek Road," said CES captain Dick Krapp. Krapp said an ambulance and two support vehicles were immediately dispatched to the scene, but were unsuccessful...
Ready to respond: Most calls involve medical treatment

...incidents. Only 10 percent of calls are fire-related; of those just 3 to 4 percent are working structure fires, said CES Captain Lesley Quelland on Wednesday at CES' fourth annual media day. This year, CES offered a taste of a day in the life...
A book in every backpack

...for better role models! A tremendous thank you to: Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor David Carey, CES Chief Mokracek, CES Captain Jack Anderson, CES Fire Marshall Brad Nelson, Superintendent Steve Atwater, Soldotna Librarian Teri Burdick, SMS...
Around the District

...participated in a read-in, with guest readers from the community reading to classes. CES Chief Chris Mokracek, CES Captain Jack Anderson, CES Assistant Fire Marshall Brad Nelson, Samaritan Air's Mary Jane Mills, Kenai Borough's Mayor...

...Lines go down, power goes out on peninsula DEC to give update on sites Workshop aims to dispel stereotypes CES captain 'Dunn' for now Nikiski man loses home, dog in fire Teacher's therapeutic dogs aid in classrooms Around...
Volunteers' spirit brings last dog team home

...personal time to help locate the musher who disappeared shortly after midnight the morning of Jan 30. Tim Cooper, CES captain, said searchers numbered more than 20 on the north side, with the Snomads, a Homer snowmachine club, helping on...


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