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The value of volunteer firefighters

...the department and pick up an application online at or at the Juneau Fire Station.? Rich Etheridge is the fire chief of Capital City Fire and Rescue.
Douglas Island siblings honored for fire smarts

...Jokerst said.The kids were honored at a small ceremony Monday afternoon at the downtown fire station. Fire Chief Rich Etheridge presented them with certificates and thanked them for thinking quickly in a potentially dangerous situation."You...
Retired firefighters reunited with early Juneau fire engine

...the LaFrance, Retired Volunteer Fire Chief Jim Carroll said. But, in March, Capital City Fire and Rescue Chief Rich Etheridge received a call from an Oregon woman whose recently deceased father had owned a museum - one she claimed housed Juneau's...
Cigarette starts fire at Alaskan Hotel

...cause of a small fire in the Franklin Street building early Saturday morning, Capital City Fire and Rescue Chief Rich Etheridge said.CCFR responded to to a report of smoke at the hotel at about 1:15 a.m., according to a release from the...
Injured person near Campers Cove removed by helicopter

...Inc. to pick up a person with non-life threatening injuries near Campers Cove on Sunday, according to CCFR Chief Rich Etheridge's Twitter account.The injured person was safe and in a cabin with friends, but needed to be treated at Bartlett...
Arson suspected at Melvin Park

...housed the restrooms. The fire department estimated the property loss at $50,000. Police said Juneau Fire Marshal Rich Etheridge, who responded to the scene, was looking into arson as a cause. Police ask anyone with information about the fire...
Alaska Digest

...City and Borough of Juneau have become very dry and the danger of a wild land fire has risen significantly," said Rich Etheridge, fire marshal of Capital City Fire and Rescue. At this time there is not a ban on open burning. A permit is still...
City declares burned building a 'public nuisance'

...being taken down in the initial cleanup should be a clue to his future plans for the building. Juneau Fire Marshal Rich Etheridge said Thursday he was still calculating the cost of the blaze in a building that housed 17 businesses. The cost will...
Asbestos concerns halt demolition work

...overhang. Although firefighters prevented it from spreading, the blaze poured smoke into downtown. Juneau Fire Marshal Rich Etheridge noted the color differences in the smoke, from black to gray to white and even yellow. He said the color is determined...
Alaska Digest

Worker interviews on burned building complete JUNEAU - Juneau Fire Marshal Rich Etheridge has completed his interviews of the men working atop the first floor of the building at Front and Seward streets, when it was...


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