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Posted: Oct 21, 2019

Investigators: Washougal laundromat fire caused by sheets that spontaneously combusted

Investigators say an overnight fire that destroyed half of a strip mall in Washougal started with a pile of sheets that spontaneously caught fire. Just after 12:40 a.m. Sunday, the Camas-Washougal Fire Department responded to a structure fire at Riverside Laundry, located at 921 4th St. in Washougal.
- PUB DATE: 10/21/2019 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KPTV-TV FOX 12 Portland
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Posted: Oct 19, 2019

Four New Volunteer Firefighters to Serve Snoqualmie as EMTs

At the October 14 City Council Meeting, four new Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) were awarded their helmets, giving them active volunteer status. Josh Demetrescu, Chris Feilen, Tanner Hillier, and Anna Meehan bring a broad range of experiences to their roles as EMTs. Josh Demetrescu, who works for the U.
- PUB DATE: 10/19/2019 7:30:54 PM - SOURCE: Snoqualmie, WA
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Posted: Oct 19, 2019

Related: Response times up in Northwest Seattle due to Station 31closure

Friday, Seattle Fire officials announced a plan to build a new fire station in Northwest Seattle replacing the current Station 31. In June, Station 31 was closed due to mold. Fire officials say the investigation into the mold lead to the realization that the station, originally built in 1973, is outdated.
- PUB DATE: 10/18/2019 11:12:42 PM - SOURCE: KCPQ-TV FOX 13
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6 Nov 2019 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - Tacoma Fire Department 11/6/2019

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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12 Nov 2019 NO SECRETS: LABOR MANAGEMENT SYMPOSIUM 2019 11/12/2019 - 11/14/2019
November 12-14th, 2019
Hotel RL, Olympia, WA

The Washington Fire Chiefs and the Washington State Council of Fire Fighters proudly announce the 2019 No Secrets Labor-Management Symposium. Join us at the Hotel RL Olympia for this jointly-sponsored seminar and explore ways to strengthen the relationship between management and labor in your department. Come and learn about facing the issues we all face—together. For those who need or have yet to establish a solid working relationship, this is a place to take that first step.

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15 Nov 2019 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - Kittitas Valley Fire & Rescue 11/15/2019 9:00 AM

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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4 Dec 2019 2019 WFC Fall Leadership Seminar 12/4/2019 - 12/5/2019
Employment Best Practices for Fire and HR Executives

Location: 
Gallery Room in the Richland Public Library, 955 Northgate Dr, Richland, WA 99352

Dates: December 4-5, 9am-3pm

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