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Kenai apartment fire contained to one room

...crews arrived on scene they found smoke and flames coming from one of the four-plex units, said Kenai Fire Chief Jeff Tucker.Firefighters performed a search and found the apartment unoccupied. The damage was contained to the living room of...
Kenai Firefighters host first fill-the-boot campaign

...Muscular Dystrophy Association. It paid off. They raised just over $7,688 for the association. Kenai Fire Chief Jeff Tucker said the campaign was held later in the year than what is typical for fire departments. "Typically, it's Labor...
Firefighters converge on Kenai

...whole department can attend different sessions and if we get calls we can handle them as it goes."Kenai Fire Chief Jeff Tucker said the Kenai Peninsula is an ideal location for the conference. The Beacon Fire Training Center and Kenai Municipal...
Firefighters wrap-up weeklong conference with run, competition

...Deatherage, an on-call Nikiski firefighter said the competition was a fun way to end the week. Kenai Fire Chief Jeff Tucker said all the preparation leading up to the conference made for a successful week. He said the weather helped make the...
Wilcox retires after 25 years as Kenai Fire Marshal

...the Kenai Peninsula celebrated Wilcox's career at a retirement party at the Kenai Senior Center. Kenai Fire Chief Jeff Tucker said the department would miss his knowledge of the community and his fire investigative abilities. The leadership...
New Kenai fire chief returns to peninsula

...department, he is a familiar face on the Kenai Peninsula.Nine years since he left Central Emergency Services in Soldotna, Jeff Tucker returned to accept the top job at the Kenai Fire Department, replacing retired chief Mike Tilly. Tucker's first...
CES 'keep the wreath green' program starts

...Wednesday. "It's always been a very successful (program)," said CES Fire Marshal Gary Hale. Former CES fire chief Jeff Tucker brought the "keep the wreath green" program with him when he moved to Alaska from Florida. The program encourages...


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