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Posted: Oct 15, 2018

Setting Fires to Control Wildfires: A Profound Change Takes Hold in Washington State

On Sept. 2, 2017, volunteer firefighter Chris Martin spread the word to his neighbors. The Jolly Mountain fire was raging nearby. Pack up important possessions and prepare to leave at a moment's notice The flames never made it to town. People stayed put, but many now live with a new sense of vulnerability.
- PUB DATE: 10/15/2018 10:41:00 AM - SOURCE: Centralia Chronicle
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Posted: Oct 15, 2018

Suncadia Lodge resort hotel evacuated as fire breaks out near Cle Elum

Hundreds of guests were evacuated in the predawn darkness after fire broke out at the Suncadia Lodge resort hotel near Cle Elum. Multiple fire agencies joined the fight after flames and smoke were reported at the four-star luxury resort around 2:15 a.m. Monday. Hours later, crews were still battling the stubborn blaze.
- PUB DATE: 10/15/2018 7:40:50 AM - SOURCE: KOMO-TV ABC 4 and Radio 1000
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Posted: Oct 15, 2018

As Kent grows, fire department has adapted along with community

As the population in the city of Kent continues to explode, the growth plays a significant role on the effects and demand for public safety. Serving a city like Kent certainly has it’s unique challenges -- and the department has survived and thrived by adapting and changing, right along with that growth.
- PUB DATE: 10/15/2018 6:04:20 AM - SOURCE: KCPQ-TV FOX 13
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27 Oct 2018 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - North Mason RFA 10/27/2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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7 Nov 2018 2018 Fall Leadership Seminar 11/7/2018 - 11/8/2018
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10 Nov 2018 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - South Bay Fire Department 11/10/2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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17 Nov 2018 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - Whitman County 11/17/2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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17 Nov 2018 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - Skagit County Fire District #3 11/17/2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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