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Alaska Digest

...000 home burned east of Fairbanks because it was located outside a fire service area. Members of the North Star Volunteer Fire Department responded to the fire on Thursday off 7 Mile Chena Hot Springs Road but only to back up Alaska Division...
UAA celebrates progress on health building

...woman has been indicted on accusations she bought fuel for herself with a credit card she stole from the North Star Volunteer Fire Department. Ashley Bell of North Pole is charged with theft and fraudulent use of an access device. Fairbanks police...
Regional News
Firemen bring holiday cheer to ill North Pole boy

...led outside to the enormous vehicles, dressed in winter gear. They invited him and Heather aboard the North Star Volunteer Fire Department Engine 39 for a quick ride. Sirens blaring, they rounded the block. Then he boarded the ambulance without...
Fireworks blamed for North Pole blaze

...of July fire in North Pole caused an estimated $350,000 in damage. Deputy Chief Steve Crouch of the North Star Volunteer Fire Department says a group of children and adults were lighting fireworks when one of the firecrackers veered off course...
Officials keep eye on Chena River flooding

...flooding caused by a large ice jam that later dislodged just upstream from the Nordale Road bridge. The North Star Volunteer Fire Department rescued three residents who were trapped in their home in the Steamboat Landing subdivision because of...

...Wilkinson said. Last weekend, 250 gallons of heating fuel were stolen from an underground tank at the North Star Volunteer Fire Department's Dennis Road station, officials said. It was the department's fourth fuel oil theft in two years...
Northwest Digest

...Barnes, born on May 6. He died Monday morning at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital. Chief Jeff Tucker with the North Star Volunteer Fire Department said the baby's family was setting up a barbecue on the banks of the Chena River on Sunday evening when...
North Pole toddler calls 911 after his mother collapses

...when she blacked out during a gall bladder attack. The 4-year-old went to the phone and reached the North Star Volunteer Fire Department by dialing the emergency number. He told a dispatcher: "Mommy is sick. Mommy needs an ambulance. Mommy...
Local Briefs

...see where he apparently took a step and lost his footing," said Robert Wells, battalion chief of the North Star Volunteer Fire Department. Burns was taken to Fairbanks Memorial Hospital before being flown to Providence Alaska Medical Center...
Parnell veto pen looms over construction projects

...Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center finish its 9,000-square-foot exhibit hall. $245,000 for a North Star Volunteer Fire Department engine. $300,000 to the nonprofit Family Centered Services of Alaska. It would be half the money needed...


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