Gastineau Apartments fire: Arson or accident?

The Gastineau Apartments were supposed to have been shuttered after a fire caused by an unattended candle ripped through the building two years ago.Deemed unsafe and uninhabitable by smoke and fire damage, its 50 or so residents were...
CCFR: Unattended candle caused downtown fire

...floor of a downtown apartment building last week was a burning candle left unattended.Fire Marshal Daniel Jager said in a release...the Gastineau Apartments, 127 South Franklin Street, left a candle burning in a bedroom. The fire began on the floor and spread...
Candle causes small apartment fire

JUNEAU - An unattended candle led to a small fire in a Douglas apartment...Mohrmann said some material fell into a candle and started a larger fire on a counter...And, never ever, ever leave a candle burning while sleeping," he said.
Photo: Lighting a candle

Keith Pahlke lights a candle on Oct. 5 at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in honor of Mental Illness Awareness Week.
Police & Fire for Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015

...responded to a false fire alarm on F Street (alarm was activated by a power outage) and investigated the reported smell of candle wax on Twelve Street. A faint odor was found, but no smoke or fire was seen, so no further action was taken.Fraud? At...
Photos: Mahle memorial

A candle light vigil was held for former coach Brandon Mahle on the Thunder Mountain High School football field on Friday night. The candles followed a community memorial that filled the TMHS commons.
Local Sports Schedule, Feb. 7 - 17

...gear. This will be a time for students, families, and community members to share their stories and celebrate Brandon. A candle lit moment of silence will follow on the TMHS field.Saturday, Feb. 8SKIINGHome, 10 a.m., Montana Creek Classic. 6K...
Light a candle for Ernesto Guillen

...children involved. Family unity should be the main concern with them. I would like the Guillen family to know that I am going to light a candle for them, and pray for their continued family unity here in Juneau. Danielle Arreola Juneau
Photos: In remembrance

...Connor Swanson looks into the flame of his candle after its lighting it in honor of his...Alaskan AIDS Assistance Association a candle-lighting ceremony in a banquet room at the Baranof Hotel. Andrew Ingram lights a candle in remembrance of his friend, Jonathan...
Child playing with lighter likely caused fire

FAIRBANKS - A child playing with a lighter, or perhaps a candle, likely caused an apartment fire in Fairbanks earlier this week. Fairbanks Fire Department officials say the Fairview Manor fire...
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