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Fireman Quinto still blazing after 30 years of active service

Thirty years ago Wednesday, 19-year-old Ed Quinto walked into the back door of the Juneau Fire Department...apparatus and response since then, but more importantly, Ed Quinto has stayed the same. "I want to help people," Quinto...
Raft flips on Mendenhall River during tour

...first aid. One patient was provided basic life support and transported to Bartlett Regional Hospital for further care."Ed Quinto, assistant chief of operations for CCFR, said out of the eight visitors, "seven refused transportation, (but) one...
Thank you from the Lynn Canal Honey Badgers

...thank the people who helped prepare and run the open house activities: Meg Thordarson, Chief Rich Etheridge, Chief Ed Quinto, Scott Reid, Sandi Kelly, Nathan Young, Sven Pearson, Dan Jager, Monica Kraft, Victoria Godkin and family, Amanda...
Young sparks

...staging, changing air bottles and other tasks."They're doing limited basic firefighting skills," Fire Chief Ed Quinto said. "So, when they go on an actual fire scene, they're there to assist, but not involved in active firefighting...
Raising money for cancer research, one head at a time

...Mountain High School ballcap. He turns 16 tomorrow.He watched as his uncle, Capital City Fire/Rescue firefighter Ed Quinto, shaved his head on stage."My husband has done it every year since," Andrea Quinto, Quinto's wife and Cesar's...
Minimal damage in Lemon Creek apartment fire, cause unknown

A small apartment fire in Lemon Creek broke out just after 3 a.m. Monday morning. Assistant Fire Chief Ed Quinto said the blaze, which was confined to a back bedroom in an apartment above the Lemon Creek Subway, caused minimal damage.None...
Vehicle burns on Thunder Mountain Road Saturday

...Trailer Park at 6 a.m. Saturday morning. In a recorded message on the department's media line, assistant fire chief Ed Quinto said a pickup truck exploded near the 2400 block of Thunder Mountain Road, most likely as a result of "either the struts...
Firefighters follow cries for help to find lost woman

...woman, who had slipped and fell, was located "completely" off the mountain's main trail, said Assistant Fire Chief Ed Quinto."Luckily, we were able to hear her," Quinto said in a phone interview Wednesday, adding the woman was found in...
No damage in house fire Thursday morning

...were rolled up for storage and was smoldering due to the heating elements were wired and were on," Assistant Fire Chief Ed Quinto wrote in a news release. "The heating elements had caused to material to heat up and melted the material."The $300...
Douglas to 'push in' new fire truck Monday

...2014Time: 6:30 p.m.Cost: FreeFor additional information, call CCFR Assistant Fire Chief Ed Quinto at 723-2306 or email him at


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