Search underway for Ketchikan hiker

...the next morning following a search by Alaska State Troopers, Alaska Wildlife Troopers and the Hoonah police and fire departments.On Saturday, Nov. 7, Troopers received a report of a lost 17-year-old boy who was hunting with two other...
Blast levels New Jersey home 'like a pancake,' killing one

...door screaming and saw her rescued by firefighters a few minutes later.The Elizabeth Fire Department was assisted by about a dozen other fire departments, McNamara said. The investigation was continuing.? Associated Press writers Michael...
Nation and World
My Turn: Somewhere between Reefer Madness and the Nirvana Network

...substances. Legal ramifications. Penalties.? Public Safety: Police. Troopers. Emergency Medical Services. Fire Department. Driving. Flying. Boating. Citizen Safety.? Fiduciary: Banking. Cash. Taxation. Revenues.? Regulation...
Ellis: Narcan bill means 'life or death'

...confirmed rescues using Narcan out of 924 attempts in Massachusetts so far in 2015, according to the 23 police and fire departments there reporting to the state's Department of Public Health.Sen. Ellis, D-Anchorage, said he wants it to...
State | Local | AK legislature
Missing hunter found near Hoonah after search a scheduled rendezvous. Alaska State Troopers, wildlife troopers, the Hoonah Police Department and the Hoonah Fire Department mobilized for a search and found Cummins about 4:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.Cummins had suffered minor injuries...
Letter: After plane crash, a hopeful recovery

...combined with professional skills and training have been overwhelming. From the helicopter pilots to the volunteer fire department who did CPR in the hospital; the incredible staff at Bartlett and ultimately the staff at Harborview, we have been...
2 dead as business jet crashes into Ohio apartment building

...many people were on the 10-seat Hawker H25 jet, but they confirmed two deaths, said Lt. Sierjie Lash, an Akron fire department spokeswoman.No one was inside the small brick apartment building or another home that caught fire, she said.The...
Nation and World
4 killed, 14 hurt in fiery crash near D.C.

...Hyattsville, just northeast of Washington, D.C.Fire department spokesman Mark Brady said in a phone interview was a little too much."He said that when the fire department arrived and brought the blaze under control, he could...
Nation and World
Search, rescue medic a leader in pot legalization

...He studied biology and emergency medicine at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He spent four years with the UAF Fire Department before moving on to mountain rescue and then maritime rescue. He is married to Allison Emmett, a counselor.He...
Cooking fire smokes out local church

A Juneau church may have sustained $40,000 worth of damage following a kitchen fire Tuesday afternoon, the fire department says.Twenty-plus Capital City Fire/Rescue firefighters rushed to Faith Lutheran Church, 2500 Sunset Drive...


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