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Woman dies, 2 children hurt, in fire in village of Chevak

...the relationship of the children to Jones was.Troopers say Jones' remains were being sent to Anchorage for an autopsy by the state medical examiner's office.The state fire marshal's office is investigating the cause of the fire.
Photo: Lena Loop house fire

Capital City Fire Rescue Fire Marshal Dan Jager, left, speaks with a firefighter after a fire at...structure was declared a total loss.Capital City Fire Rescue Fire Marshal Dan Jager, left, speaks with a firefighter after a fire at...
Fire Marshal: Older adults twice as likely to succumb to fire

The Alaska State Fire Marshal's office said knowing what to do in the event of a fire is always important. If you're an older adult, it becomes even more...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015

...injuries were reported. The building was a total loss, and the cause of the fire is under investigation by the CCFR Fire Marshal's Office.Shoplifting? At 1:14 p.m. Saturday, Ashley Bethel, 26, was arrested for shoplifting in the 8100...
Gov. designates October Fire Safety Month

...Alaskans to practice this year's fire safety theme, 'Hear the beep where you sleep: every bedroom needs a working smoke alarm.'"For more information about fire safety, visit the Alaska State Fire Marshal's Office Facebook page.
Two pairs of lost hikers located over Labor Day weekend

...them back to the trailhead within the hour."There were no injuries and no medical issues with the couple," CCFR Fire Marshal Dan Jager said Tuesday by email. "Sgt. (Matthew) Hightower with AST had the GPS coordinates that made retrieving...
'Life in a smile': Friends reflect on those lost in Sitka landslide

...TO THE COREMark Gorman, Sitka's municipal administrator, has known William Stortz, a city building inspector and fire marshal, for 30 years and described him as a "real Alaskan.""William is good at anything he takes on," Gorman said...
Officials probing deadly circus tent collapse

...spectator and his 8-year-old daughter, the state fire marshal said Tuesday.More than 30 other people were taken...Lancaster Fairgrounds, 90 miles north of Concord.Fire Marshal Bill Degnan said it's the responsibility of the circus...
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CCFR put out mobile home trailer Wednesday

...Glacier View Trailer Park late Wednesday evening.CCFR Fire Marshal Dan Jager said a 911 call came in at 11:45 for a structure...The cause of the fire is under investigation by the fire marshal's office.No injuries were reported, and the damage...
Man saved from boat fire

...responsive.""The occupant was extremely lucky," CCFR Fire Marshal Dan Jager told the Empire. "Had the fire been any...started by a cigarette. CCFR could not confirm. The fire marshal said the cause was still under investigation.The...


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