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Wilcox retires after 25 years as Kenai Fire Marshal

...the last seven years as Kenai Fire Marshal, Wilcox started to reflect on...the Nikiski Fire Chief, as Kenai Fire Marshal in 2007. He said his responsibilities...experiences came shortly after he became fire marshal. In 2008, a mother and three...
Fire fighter's dedication, service applauded

...would like everyone to join me in wishing Gary Hale, Fire Marshal, a wonderous bon voyage, happy trails, adios, adieu...utmost courage and discipline that comes with being the Fire Marshal, a title that never should be taken lightly. He has...
Kenai names fire marshal

...relatively short notice when his fire marshal became the fire chief in Nikiski...he recently named Kenai's new fire marshal. James Baisden worked for the...last nine years, first as its fire marshal and for the past two years as assistant...
Trailer destroyed in Friday blaze

...Friday afternoon, according to a Central Emergency Services official. Three dogs and two cats died in the fire, CES Fire Marshal Gary Hale said. Jose and Laura Marquez were the owners of the single wide trailer home in the Backtracker Trailer court...
Fire burned Sterling home

...official. No one was injured in the fire. An Alaska State Trooper discovered the house fire at about 10:15 a.m., Fire Marshal Gary Hale said. The trooper reported "unusually" black smoke, and when he called dispatch, the front porch was...
Fire damages roof of residential building in Kenai

...1502 Fathom Dr. in Kenai at 12:36 p.m. Wednesday. The fire was contained to the roof of the building and Kenai Fire Marshal Eric Wilcox said it only took about five minutes to put out. Three of the four apartments were occupied at the time...
CES concerned about Prop 1

...agencies' dive rescue team, suspend the preliminary fire investigations team and maybe even get rid of the deputy fire marshal and his vehicle. In total, Mokracek's plans, if initiated on Jan. 1, 2014, would equal $350,000 in cuts to...
Hydrants flow over Soldotna as CES flushes for spring

...Central Emergency Services (CES) continue their bi-annual fire hydrant flushing and flow testing. According to CES Fire Marshal Gary Hale, hydrant flow testing and flushing is very important to the Insurance Service Office (ISO) which provides...

...wall of red-orange flames.I stood by with a box of matches and a fire hose, playing both the pyromaniac and the fire marshal.It took a couple of hours for Mount Glynnmoore to burn, leaving only a big, black crop circle on an otherwise green...
Nikolaevsk fire victim identified

...Megan Peters said in an email.The body was sent to the state medical examiner's office for autopsy and identification. Next of kin has been notified, according to troopers.A state fire marshal is investigating the cause of the blaze.


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