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Posted: Feb 22, 2019

Apartment building evacuated, one hospitalized after smoky King County

One person was taken to the hospital after an overnight fire at an apartment building in Skyway, emergency officials said. Firefighters responded to the scene, the Greentree Apartments on 123rd Street, late Thursday night after receiving reports that a blaze had broken out there. The building was filled with smoke when crews arrived, forcing all residents to evacuate.
- PUB DATE: 2/22/2019 6:55:06 AM - SOURCE: KOMO-TV ABC 4 and Radio 1000
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Posted: Feb 22, 2019

Cities inch closer to staffing deal for Camas-Washougal Fire Department

The cities of Camas and Washougal are inching closer to an agreement to pay for new positions in the Camas-Washougal Fire Department. At their meeting Tuesday night, Camas city councilors approved an agreement to share costs with Washougal for two new firefighters for 2019. Camas will also fully fund a new deputy fire marshal position in the agreement.
- PUB DATE: 2/22/2019 6:18:38 AM - SOURCE: Vancouver Columbian
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Posted: Feb 22, 2019

Gun, ammunition stolen from firefighter's White Center home

A firefighter says his White Center home was broken into on Wednesday and several items, including a gun, were stolen. Colt Passey returned home from work to find the house he was living in had been ransacked and the back door was wide open. "Your most intimate spot has been invaded by someone and you get to go pick up the pieces of someone going through your things and looking through your pictures and seeing them thrown on the floor, and all your personal stuff strewn about," Passey said.
- PUB DATE: 2/22/2019 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KIRO 7 News
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23 Feb 2019 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - Cowlitz 2 Fire & Rescue 2/23/2019

EVIP 3.0 has been streamlined to make better use of your time.  Highlights of this revised program are:

~Updated, Easy to use PowerPoint Slide Program

~Rodeo Forms and Checklists

~Clarification on Continuing Education and Re-certification Requirements


As part of the T-t-T course students will receive the newest EVIP program disk and all needed materials to immediately implement.

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27 Mar 2019 2019 WFC Spring Leadership Seminar 3/27/2019 9:00 AM - 3/28/2019 3:00 PM
Employment Best Practices for Fire and HR Executives

Location: East Olympia Fire, 8047 Normandy St SE, Olympia, WA 98501

Dates: March 27 & 28

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13 Apr 2019 2019 Washington Fire Symposium 4/13/2019 - 4/17/2019

 

Washington Fire Symposium
Annual Conference

April 13-17, 2019
Wenatchee Convention Center
121 N Wenatchee Ave
Wenatchee, WA 98801

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3 May 2019 Stevens County Fire Chiefs Training Conference 2019 5/3/2019 - 5/5/2019

May 3-5, 2019

Colville High School 
154 HWY 20 E

The conference will cover a wide variety of topics including Automobile Fire’s w/prop, SCBA Operations, Critical Thinking for the Initial IC, MaxFire Box Fire Behavior, Stop the Bleed, Fire Service Administration, Fire Service Leadership and finally Forcible Entry. We are looking forward to Spokane County Fire District 4’s, Captain, Tim Love, as our keynote speaker Friday night. 

 

  • Knowledgeable Instructors
  • Meet “Live Fire” training requirements
  • Learn from years of real life experiences
  • Meet and train and build relationships with your local districts

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