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Posted: May 24, 2017

Crews battle house fire near La Conner

Two women were airlifted to a hospital after they were hurt in a house fire near La Conner early Wednesday. A 7-year-old boy was able to escape the home unharmed. Firefighters were called to the home in the 12400 block of Downey Road in Skagit County for a report of a house fire with someone trapped inside at about 3:30 a.
- PUB DATE: 5/24/2017 5:07:37 AM - SOURCE: KIRO-TV CBS 7
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Posted: May 24, 2017

Terrace Heights brush fire spreads rapidly through acres of land

Yakima firefighters are working to determine what started a brush fire on Hartford and Marsh Road near Terrace Heights. Fire crews were called at around 7 o'clock tonight to put out a brush fire that damaged two acres of land. The fire went through a few yards, fences, and railroad tracks. Firefighters say the heavy winds made the fire spread rapidly.
- PUB DATE: 5/24/2017 2:43:39 AM - SOURCE: KIMA-TV CBS 29 Yakima
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Posted: May 24, 2017

North Whidbey Fire proposes levy lid lift

Officials with North Whidbey Fire and Rescue are asking voters in the district to increase property taxes in order to replace aging equipment, fix up crumbling fire houses and keep up with an increasing call load. Not everyone, however, is convinced that a tax hike is necessary. Fire commissioners voted last month to place a 35-cent levy lid lift on the Aug.
- PUB DATE: 5/24/2017 2:24:18 AM - SOURCE: Whidbey News-Times
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22 May 2017 WFC Conference: Predict, Prepare & Perform with Good Character 5/22/2017 - 5/25/2017
May 21-25, 2017
Spokane Convention Center

This year's incredible lineup includes, Chief Ronny speaking on Mentoring with "Table Talk", USFA Administrator Ernie Mitchell speaking on National Fire Issues, Scott Gieselhart set to talk about Suicide Prevention, and Ricardo Lockette, telling his personal story. 

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