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CCFR asks revelers to not set off fireworks

The state fire marshal's office has lifted the suspension of firework sales for most of the state except Western Alaska, but the local fire department...
Officials probing deadly circus tent collapse

...planned show in a tent that ended up collapsing in a storm, killing a spectator and his 8-year-old daughter, the state fire marshal said Tuesday.More than 30 other people were taken to hospitals after the collapse Monday night at the Lancaster...
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State charges two with starting wildfire

...District Court, according to an email from the Alaska Department of Natural Resources. The Division of Forestry and State Fire Marshal's Office investigated the case that led to Monday's charges.According to that investigation, the cause of...
Wiring may have caused Elfin Cove fire

JUNEAU - The state fire marshal says electrical problems likely started a fire that destroyed...attached home. Damage was estimated at $1.4 million. Deputy State Fire Marshal Bob Plumb says an official report is under review. But he says...
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Fire marshal: Now is the time to inspect heating equipment

...and cooler temperatures creeping in, the Alaska State Fire Marshal would like to remind residents that now is the time...use them for the first time each fall, said Alaska State Fire Marshal David Tyler in a statement. Tyler said malfunctioning...
State releases fire victim's name

ANCHORAGE - The state Fire Marshal's Office identified a man killed in a Nov. 9 apartment fire...for more than an hour before getting control of it. Assistant State Fire Marshal Kelly Nicolello confirms the fire started in Levshakoff's...
Juneau man named firefighter of the year

...Firefighters Association and Alaska Fire Chiefs Association annual awards banquet with a plaque presented by the State Fire Marshal Dave Tyler. The award came as a surprise to Sven Pearson, who was accompanied by his wife at the awards banquet...
2 die in Sutton house fire

...Troopers say a 46-year-old man at around 1 a.m. Friday woke and opened his bedroom door to thick smoke.He crawled to his front door and called for help from a neighbor's home.The state fire marshal is investigating the fire.
Woman dies in house fire in Chugiak

...point to a makeshift heater or stove as the origin of the fire.The fatality is under investigation by the Alaska State Fire Marshal's office and the state medical examiner's office.
Neighbors Briefs

Alaska State Fire Marshal's Office sponsors grant program workshops Local and state fire organizations, the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) and the...


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