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'When a fire happens, seconds count' serviced once a year, and there should be one on each level of the house.Curry recommended 5-pound ABC dry chemical fire extinguishers for home use, and 10-pound extinguishers for inside garages and by boilers. These extinguishers are...
Police and Fire

...caused by a fuel overflow from a heating and cooking unit. Three people who were aboard put out the fire with a dry chemical fire extinguisher and returned to the North Douglas boat ramp. They were met by Capital City Fire and Rescue personnel...
Northwest Digest

...the heaters on the vessel and that started smoldering," Law said. Kamler tried putting the fire out with a dried-chemical fire extinguisher, which appeared to increase the smoke, Law said. "(Kamler) did what he thought was the safest thing...
Another fisherman lost in search for Galaxy survivors not known. Young said the chief engineer discovered an engine room full of smoke and before he could activate a chemical fire suppression system, "it flashed." Capt. Ron Morris, Coast Guard captain of the port for western Alaska, declared...
Advocate for disabled talks from experience

...but was later accepted as more women joined the force. She got a chance to prove herself a "tough gal" during a chemical fire at a barn. "For two hours I was running the pump with a broken arm, and finally my husband saw me really in pain...
City police report man attacked two women downtown

...24-year-old Juneau man was arrested early Sunday morning after reportedly sexually assaulting a woman, and shooting a dry-chemical fire extinguisher into the face of her female friend, in the kitchen of a downtown business sometime around closing time...
This Day in History

...Iraq and Afghanistan. Five workers were found dead 1,000 feet inside an empty underground water tunnel following a chemical fire at a Colorado hydroelectric plant. A federal jury in New York ordered the owners of the New York Knicks to pay $11...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Police and fire blotter 9/10/98

...Airport about 8:30 a.m. Wednesday. The cash box was not affected. Fire: City police and firefighters used dry chemical fire extinguishers to put out a small fire in the boiler room of Lakeside Condos on Mendenhall Loop Road about 9:15 p...


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