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Ketchikan-based Petty Officer Taylor named USCG 17th District Enlisted Petty Officer of the Year his many contributions to the Coast Guard, Taylor found time to join the Ketchikan Rotary and the South Tongass Volunteer Fire Department. His dedication to serving the community also inspired him to volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters...
Alaska Digest

...One was injured and treated at Ketchikan General Hospital, according to Alaska State Troopers. The South Tongass Volunteer Fire Department told troopers Aug. 8 that the Coho Road fire was considered suspicious because no power was supplied...
Two children die in Ketchikan house fire

...of the fire, said Leipfert. Responders included 32 people from Ketchikan Fire Department, five from South Tongass Volunteer Fire Department, nine from North Tongass Volunteer Fire Department and a number of officers from Ketchikan Police Department...
Searchers find missing Ketchikan hiker

...immediately, but she was not found until 9:20 a.m. Thursday, when she was unconscious but breathing. South Tongass Volunteer Fire Department Chief Scott Davis arrived at the scene with siren blaring about three minutes after Hinkle called for...
Photo: Learning to save lives

...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 as part of a mutual aid agreement between...


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