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Gov. designates October Fire Safety Month

...Alaskans to practice this year's fire safety theme, 'Hear the beep where you sleep: every bedroom needs a working smoke alarm.'"For more information about fire safety, visit the Alaska State Fire Marshal's Office Facebook page.
Fire Marshal: Older adults twice as likely to succumb to fire

The Alaska State Fire Marshal's office said knowing what to do in the event of a fire is always important. If you're an older adult, it becomes even more important...
State charges two with starting wildfire

...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 the 7...
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 is urging...
Woman dies in house fire in Chugiak 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.
Ketchikan: Charter school renewal bid approved

...students within the Valley Park building has been delayed due to discrepancies between City of Ketchikan and state Fire Marshal's office requirements. City building official Chuck Dearden said last week that the city uses 1997 building codes...
Alaska Digest

...Sands Drive. It took firefighters nearly four hours to put out the blaze, which destroyed the house. The state fire marshal's office has determined that the fire was intentionally set.
Neighbors Digest

...Dive Center Free home fire-safety inspections Capital City Fire and Rescue has teamed up with FEMA and the state fire marshal's office to provide free home fire-safety inspections. These inspections are not for enforcement or code compliance...
Postal Service brings gifts to town after fire

...No one was hurt, but the fire destroyed roughly $1 million in property and merchandise, according to the state fire marshal's office. The cause remains undetermined. At the time, the post office held the gifts of at least 50 families in...
Village considers going dry

...Wonhola, another village safety officer. Chocknok was drinking heavily before he died, Wonhola said. The state fire marshal's office determined arson was the cause of the blaze, said trooper Jason Fieser of Dillingham. The fire began in the...


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