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Posted: Sep 23, 2016

Press Release from South Metro Fire Rescue

South Metro Fire Rescue Opens Recruiting for Paramedic/Firefighters

 

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Posted: Sep 23, 2016

Yakima Firefighters Mourn Loss Of Accelerant Detection Dog

Yakima Fire Department firefighters are mourning the loss of a team member. Wesley, a black lab was the department’s Accelerant Detection dog. Wesley worked closely with his partner, Shift Commander Jennifer Norton since 2004 when the two graduated from Canine Academy in Front Royal Virginia as a certified Accelerant Detection team.
- PUB DATE: 9/23/2016 7:04:30 AM - SOURCE: KIT 1280-AM & 99.3-FM
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Posted: Sep 23, 2016

Authorities Still Seeking Cause of Chehalis Fire as Story of Rescue Emerges

Few developments have been released as the investigation into a house fire in Chehalis last week continues. No follow-up reports have yet been filed by investigators, but Chehalis Police Chief Glenn Schaffer said those investigating the fire are checking video footage and waiting to determine what could have caused it.
- PUB DATE: 9/23/2016 3:21:00 AM - SOURCE: Centralia Chronicle
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Upcoming Events

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17 Oct 2016 Data Analysis and Presentation for Fire and EMS 10/17/2016 - 10/19/2016
Kent (WA) Fire Department
October 17-19

A 3-day, hands-on class in performance measurement using Microsoft™ Excel™

The class will use Excel™ for hands-on instruction and includes lecture, demonstration, and guided discussion.
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17 Oct 2016 2016 WFAS Fall Workshop – Information Technology “Best Practices” 10/17/2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Monday, October 17, 2016
9am – 4pm
Campbell’s Resort

This workshop will present real-world insights, best practices, and lessons learned regarding a variety of IT topics affecting the fire service today.

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8 May 2017 2017 WFAS ANNUAL CONFERENCE: "KEEP LEARNING - SPARK YOUR POTENTIAL" 5/8/2017 - 5/10/2017

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

MAY 8-10, 2017
HOTEL RL OLYMPIA
OLYMPIA, WA

 

The WA Fire Administrative Support Section’s Board is excited to announce that registration is now open for the 2017 WFAS Annual Conference in Olympia on May 8-10, 2017. Our goal is to give you as many opportunities as possible to attend our next conference so we have opened registration earlier than ever in order for you to take advantage of your remaining 2016 budget. 

 Early registration is open from now until December 31, 2016, for $300 using the code EARLYREG. At the beginning of 2017, registration will go up to $375 for WFC members ($425 for non-members). 

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23 May 2017 Washington Fire Chiefs Expo Exhibitor Registration 5/23/2017 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
DATE: May 23, 2017
LOCATION: Spokane Convention Center 


This annual event provides a great opportunity for you to demonstrate your products to the customers most important to your business success.  We encourage you to register early to take advantage of this opportunity to network with the Washington Fire Chiefs.  We have limited space available, and can include indoor space for fire and EMS apparatus. 

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