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...
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...
First comes housing

...under supervision, but fell back into unhealthy habits without it, eventually dying.His recurring treatment and emergency services were estimated to cost more than $1 million over 10 years.In Juneau, those services also add up.Ciambor looked...
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...
Residents prepare to evacuate as fire grows

...Alaska Department of Natural Resources, Central Emergency Services and the Alaska State Troopers have helped keep an...actually slows it down," said Brad Nelson, Central Emergency Services health and safety information officer. "But...
On thin ice: Dog rescued at Mendenhall River

...and his wife called Southeast Alaska Animal Medical Center, which provides after-hours and weekend dispatch and emergency services. Veterinarian Dr. Patrick Taylor confirmed that the veterinarian on duty had taken a call about a dog that had...
My Turn: Some view progress as a distraction

...they less important than those who live in the Mendenhall Valley and commute downtown? Not to mention freight, emergency services and the economics for commerce that these will bring. And what about the reduction in fossil fuel being used...
Alaska students win Spirit of Community Awards for volunteerism

...Home in Palmer. Roper, a senior at Kenai Central High School, is an emergency response volunteer with Central Emergency Services, where she began a project to fund a swiftwater rescue program for firefighters. For more on the program, visit...


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