My Turn: A 'Housing First' step

...will be adults who are chronically homeless, chemically dependent and who exhibit an extensive history of using emergency services. A citywide vulnerability survey conducted in 2012 identified many of these individuals as suffering from mental...
Housing First project moving forward

...significant amount of money in emergency service costs, (Bartlett Regional...a $4 million savings in emergency services was attributed to housing 100...police contact and use of costly emergency services all saw significant declines...
Glory Hole shut down"Lovischuk agrees.In addition to assistance from the city, its partner agencies, the Red Cross and emergency services, the Glory Hole has arranged for patrons to stay at the Juneau International Hostel for now. This week they will...
Kenai Peninsula College's EMS program grows in public service.KPC opens the lab to other emergency service programs such as the Nikiski and Kenai fire departments, and Central Emergency Services, Perry said. The EMS program maintains strong...
Water levels decline after Tuesday flood

...event."The CBJ streets department closed View Drive once water crossed the road. Residents were advised that emergency services would be limited during the flooding, but they were not required to evacuate.Likewise, Skaters Cabin Road was...
The value of volunteer firefighters a firefighter that works on the exterior of a structure.For those that wish to delve into the busiest end of emergency services, we have emergency trauma technicians that attend a 40-hour class for certification. People that would like...
Alaska firefighters test new training facility

...over in the noon sun, struggling to breathe.Each had climbed out of a burning building where teams of Central Emergency Services and ConocoPhillips firefighters took turns running inside and searching for bodies during a training drill.It...
Bus crashes as driver loses consciousness, dies

...belonging to Snug Harbor Seafoods of Kenai was transporting employees to Anchorage.The Kenai Peninsula Central Emergency Services took a call on the crash at 6:45 a.m., and spokesman Brad Nelson said it took dispatchers a few minutes to...
Anchor Point's assistant chief home on peninsula assistant chief of the Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Service Area.Loshbaugh served on the Homer Volunteer Fire...and was an on-call firefighter-EMT for Central Emergency Services between 1996-2001.Loshbaugh and his wife Shana...
Local woman honored for her statewide work field for more than 25 years. She began in 1988 by working at Juneau Youth Services, where she served as the emergency services coordinator and quality director until 2002. "I started working with runaways with Juneau Youth Services," she...


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