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Updated: Firefighters extinguish Easter morning house fire on Thane Road

...arrived on scene, Capital City Fire/Rescue Chief Richard Etheridge said."Preliminary, it sounds like it might have...arrived on scene, Capital City Fire/Rescue Chief Richard Etheridge said."Preliminary, it sounds like it might have...
In one weekend, 5 drug overdoses in Juneau

...methamphetamine, Capital City Fire/Rescue Chief Richard Etheridge said. All five survived after receiving medical...weekend, according to Capital City Fire/Rescue Chief Richard Etheridge.Etheridge told the Empire on Tuesday that the 911...
CCFR makes another heroin overdose save

...was taken to (Bartlett Regional Hospital) by CCFR," JPD spokesman Lt. David Campbell told the Empire.CCFR Richard Etheridge said on Monday he did not have any details about the case at the moment but that more information may be available...
Ellis: Narcan bill means 'life or death'

...Rescue EMTs have saved seven people from heroin overdoses so far this year by administering Narcan, CCFR Chief Richard Etheridge said. He said CCFR has delivered Narcan 22 times this year, a slight increase over last year's 17."Most people...
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Firefighters ask Juneau to 'fill the boot'

...annual "Fill The Boot" fundraiser this weekend to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.Fire Chief Richard Etheridge said firefighters will be collecting donations from 3-7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, at Super Bear Supermarket on...
Whale tour turnaround no cause for concern

...Fire/Rescue medics were waiting for the woman when the boat docked at Don D. Statter Harbor in Auke Bay, Chief Richard Etheridge said. They helped her into an ambulance and took her to Bartlett Regional Hospital around noon.The other boat...
30-year-old hotel guest dies at the Alaskan

...but that he was a guest at the hotel who was checked in Thursday for the night.Capital City Fire and Rescue Chief Richard Etheridge said they were notified at 12:01 p.m. Friday. Paramedics responded and confirmed the man was deceased. CPR...
Murder in the valley

...than a minute later.But Cook died instantly and the suspect had already fled."Our role was brief," CCFR Chief Richard Etheridge said. "A paramedic confirmed (the) death at the request of JPD, and they cleared the scene."Etheridge said...
Man declared dead despite CPR attempts

...of a parked vehicle. The officer called for an ambulance, and Capital City Fire/Rescue responded.CCFR Chief Richard Etheridge told the Empire that he was not sure what caused the patient's cardiac arrest. He said he wasn't sure if the...
Man survives near-drowning downtown

...him on shore and began CPR as a crowd of bystanders gathered.The paramedics were able to get a pulse, CCFR Chief Richard Etheridge said. "After shocking him a few times, he regained a pulse, and they transported him to the hospital," Etheridge...


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