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Unoccupied home burns in Kenai

...smoke damage to the house," Tucker said. He did not have an estimate for the amount of damage done to the home. The fire marshal is still investigating the cause. Rashah McChesney can be reached at's
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...

...the hazards of Thanksgiving.First, there was way too much food. Then the house was so packed with people that a fire marshal would have condemned it.Surprisingly, we had only one near-miss in the kitchen after something spilled on the bottom...
Kenai Landing logistics company unveils heliport

...response, he said one of his goals was to provide added protection and quick transportation for emergency services. Kenai Fire Marshal Tommy Carver said having a helipad at the landing is vital because it provides quick medical access to south beach area...
Think safety in the kitchen for Thanksgiving's health, people need to be aware of another issue that could cause problems during the holidays - fires. Kenai Fire Marshal Tom Carver said that there have been incidents where deep-frying turkeys has caused serious damage to health and property...
Christmas Comes to Kenai

...said Beech. Why does Santa need help from a fire truck to attend? "Everyone likes (fire trucks)," said Kenai Fire Marshal Tommy Carver. "And there's probably too much traffic." At 6:00 p.m., The Electric Lights Parade will make...
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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...


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