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DOD spending down, Corps finds other work

...1 to Sept. 30, according to Alaska Contracting Division Chief Chris Tew. That is about flat compared to the $416...Corps of Engineers Alaska Construction and Operations Division Chief Pat Coullahan said the Municipality of Anchorage's...
Woman to lead city's volunteer firefighters

...helmet signifying her promotion to division chief of volunteer firefighters Monday...department and its first female division chief. She shrugged off the about 60 people now, though Division Chief Richard Etheridge, who leads...
Fire damages empty trailer in Lemon Creek area

...trailer and found fire in the ceiling. "They did a quick knock-down," according to an early report by Act. Division Chief Ed Quinto. The building was slated for demolition in the near future, according to a Quinto's report.This fire...
Fishermen want humpback whales off endangered list

...petition is seeking delisting for whales only in the North Pacific.Angela Somma, NOAA Fisheries endangered species division chief, said the petition is the first seeking to delist humpback whales since the animals were classified as endangered...
Two volunteers retire from fire department

...Two longtime volunteer firefighters retired from the fire department this month.Capital City Fire/Rescue Acting Division Chief Ed Quinto lauded Brian Duncan, 51, and Joe Zuboff, 55, for dedicating an "extraordinary" amount of time to the...
Fighting fire with UAS scholarships

...tool for fighting fires: Scholarships. Keeping volunteer firefighters is a nationwide problem, said Beth Weldon, division chief of volunteers for Capital City Fire and Rescue. A new scholarship program will help the department keep volunteers...
Etheridge to take over as Fire Chief

...City Manager Rod Swope announced Wednesday that Richard "Rich" Etheridge, who has served as Juneau's Career Division Chief since October 2008, will take over as Fire Chief for Capital City Fire and Rescue on April 29. Etheridge joined...
Alaska Digest

...firefighters investigated the facility along with the building crew after the call came in at about 10:20 a.m, Division Chief of Operations Martin Beckner said. Anchorage man charged in death ANCHORAGE - A 23-year-old Anchorage man was...
Cleanup begins after devastating fire in the building or how many workers there lost jobs. Martin Beckner, Capital City Fire and Rescue operations division chief, said Monday he was still trying to figure out how many millions of dollars in damage the fire did. The department...
Anchorage man dies in mobile home fire

...officials said a group of teenagers spotted the fire just before 5 a.m. at the Southwood Manor mobile home park. Division Chief Bridget Bushue said firefighters arrived to find a three-bedroom trailer covered in flames. Once the fire was out...


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