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Wilcox retires after 25 years as Kenai Fire Marshal Kenai firefighter Tom Carver will take over as fire marshal effective Monday, July 28. Carver, a former Kenai Police officer and lifelong resident of Kenai, has worked on the same shift and trained by Wilcox on all the aspects of the...
Three saved, dog lost as boat capsizes in Kenai River

...overboard Wednesday night.Nearby boats pulled all three people out of the water but the dog didn't survive, said Kenai Police Lt. David Ross.The incident occurred at about 9:46 p.m. when a wave went over the bow of the boat, causing...
Busy weekend sees increase in accidents

...Hospital, said Health and Safety Officer Brad Nelson. Kenai Police Chief Gus Sandahl said his officers were dispatched...occur at the mouth of the river in a three-day span. Kenai Police Lt. David Ross said all three people were rescued from...
Kenai police car totaled

...stop last month.On March 8, Kenai Police stopped Brealand Garrett II, the time of the crash, Kenai Police Officer Casey Hershberger was standing...Alaska State Troopers assisted Kenai police with the crash investigation...
2 injured in ATV crash

...into a large rock on the south beach toward Rocky Point, which caused the ATV to flip and throw both riders off, said Kenai Police Lt. David Ross.The two suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries and were transported to Central Peninsula...
Family holding out hope as search continues

...a Kenai family of four went missing six weeks ago, Kenai police and volunteers have not found anything to pinpoint their...great to see him again. He is a good motivator."Kenai Police Lieutenant David Ross said the search warrant for the...
Wildlife troopers increase fishery enforcement

...of visitors to Kenai for the personal-use fishery, Kenai police have added six temporary officers who have helped enforce...beach and at Kenai harbor. Sgt. Scott McBride with the Kenai Police Department said the biggest issues officers have dealt...
Fatalities mar holiday weekend

...celebration for families to deal with a fatality."Kenai Police Chief Gus Sandahl said his department made three DUI...were taken to Wildwood Pretrial Facility.Sandahl said Kenai police also received three separate reports of lost kids during...
Kenai launches new enforcement boat

...two police officers on board for enforcement. On Monday, Kenai Fire Department boat operator Courtney Lehl, escort Kenai Police Sergeant Jay Sjogren and seasonal enforcement officer Gabe Boyle took to the river and reminded boaters of the new regulation...
FBI, rescue dogs join search for missing Kenai family

...of Investigations has joined the Kenai Police Department in the search for a...release from Lt. David Ross with the Kenai police. Anyone who lives in the area...missing persons to contact the Kenai Police Department at 283-7879.


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