Refine Search

Volunteer firefighters needed

KETCHIKAN - The Ketchikan Fire Department will host a volunteer recruitment and retention workshop on Aug. 3. Fire chiefs and community leaders from North Tongass, South...
Capital City Weekly Calendar Emergency Planning Committee, noon-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Ketchikan Fire Department. Ketchikan Community Children's Choir practice, 4-5:15 p.m., 1200 Tongass (above the Boys & Girls...
CCWFeatures | Art Emergency Planning Committee, noon-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Ketchikan Fire Department. ESL Class, 2-4 p.m., 721 Stedman St. Matt Carpenter teaches this English as a Second Language class...
Photo: Learning to save lives

...a training class Sunday in Ketchikan. Leamer and two other instructors taught a class to students from the Ketchikan Fire Department, the South Tongass Volunteer Fire Department and Ketchikan International Airport Rescue and Fire personnel...
Alaska Digest

...there were no immediate reports of buildings damaged. Julie Grimmer, assistant dispatch coordinator for the Ketchikan Fire Department, said firefighters had the blaze under control by 6 p.m. The fire department received the call shortly after...
Capital City Fire Rescue completes three-day Hazardous Materials Program

...included Capital City Fire Rescue Career staff, volunteers and Hazardous Materials Team members as well as ADEC, Ketchikan Fire Department and Tenakee Springs Fire Department members. Participants attended classroom lectures, a live anhydrous ammonia...
Coast Guard member dies in fishing accident

...pulled into the water, and did not resurface. Reid was pronounced dead after his body was recovered by the Ketchikan Fire Department. Reid had 11 years of Coast Guard service and was assigned to Ketchikan for the past year. The Coast Guard...
Alaska editorial: Fiery reminders

...was no loss of human life.But no one wants to lose property, or a beloved pet, to a fire, either. The Ketchikan Fire Department asks us to remind you to check your smoke alarms and develop an escape plan in case of fire.For most of us...
SE stress managers to help New York police

...Hull, an emergency medical technician with the Ketchikan Fire Department. The cost of their mission is being shared among...she said. Hull, a 26-year veteran with the Ketchikan Fire Department, felt similarly grateful to his department captain...
NTSB: Ferry fire likely caused by welding crew

...Ship and Drydock in Ketchikan when the fire broke out. No one was injured.The fire was extinguished by the Ketchikan Fire Department and investigated by the department and the Coast Guard, which passed on their findings to the NTSB.The agency...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback