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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...
15 new recruits accepted into 2013 Fire Academy

...Fire/Rescue obtained 15 new recruits for its 2013 Fire Academy that will begin Jan. 9, 2013, according to Acting Division Chief Ed Quinto.Quinto said 14 people turned in applications to be a volunteer firefighter and 13 of those were accepted...
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...
Fire department raising money for annual banquet and volunteer staff and several of the spouses in the department.Etheridge said Robyn Long, the wife of Division Chief Brian Long, is coordinating the fundraiser for the banquet.? Contact reporter Emily Russo Miller at 523-2263...
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...
CCFR seeks volunteer firefighters, scene support personnel recruiting volunteer firefighters, as well as scene support personnel volunteers.Capital City Fire & Rescue Division Chief Ed Quinto said that the deadline to apply to be a volunteer firefighter is Nov. 9.Applicants must be 18 years old...
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...


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