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New fire hire made

...Etheridge the position earlier this week and announced his decision Wednesday. Etheridge has been acting fire marshal since Randy Waters left the position at the end of January. Etheridge said Waters left for personal reasons and took a position with the...
Storage fire investigation continues

...self-storage facility near Lemon Creek on Sunday morning may never be known, a fire official said today. Fire Marshal Randy Waters said he is continuing to investigate the fire that caused millions of dollars in private-property damage and destroyed...
$1 million blaze in storage unit looks like arson last week based on tips from "credible sources" that the fire may have been set intentionally. Fire Marshal Randy Waters said last month, given the extensive damage caused by the blaze that ravaged one of the Juneau Self-Storage buildings...
Two indicted in $1 million blaze

...investigators had begun to take another look at the cause of the fire based on tips from "credible sources." Fire Marshal Randy Waters had said in June there was "about one-billionth of a chance" officials would be able to determine the cause and...
Mock crash: Preparing for disaster

...medical technicians, Bartlett Regional Hospital staff and Capital City Fire and Rescue, among others. Fire Marshal Randy Waters said if Juneau ever had a mass-casualty disaster the city would have to depend on the staff and equipment it has without...
Fire victim seeks help from community

...45,000, was destroyed. A kerosene heater used to heat the pipes was the cause of the fire, said Fire Marshal Randy Waters. "It's just terrible," Harris said. "There's no words that touch this. All my stuff I want to fix it, I...
Juneau Empire Story Archive sales taxes, and the Sandbar and the Oriental Express hadn't passed fire inspections in February. Fire Marshal Randy Waters said the violations from the initial inspection are general maintenance items and aren't very significant, but the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the grease and spread the fire. Cover it, or smother it with a class B fire extinguisher," he said. Fire Marshal Randy Waters was trying to find housing for the family since they have no relatives in town. The names of the family members were...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...said he turned off his furnace when it kicked on last night. ``I just was paranoid,'' he said. Fire Marshal Randy Waters confirmed the furnace was the cause of the Glacier View fire. He was still investigating the cause of the Switzer fire...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...The fire department has posted a man at the scene to keep people out and watch for any flare-ups. City Fire Marshal Randy Waters was interviewing neighbors this morning and said only that the fire is under investigation. A neighbor on Gee Street...


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