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Posted: Jun 14, 2019

Update: Two arrested after string of arson fires near Soap Lake

Two arson suspects have been arrested after iFIBER ONE News aired last week’s story about a recent rash of fires throughout the countryside near Soap Lake. The Grant County Sheriff’s office announced the arrests on Thursday. 21-year-old Alexandra Gray of Ephrata was arrested on suspicion of four counts of 2nd degree arson and four counts of second degree burglary.
- PUB DATE: 6/14/2019 6:38:15 AM - SOURCE: iFiberOne
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Posted: Jun 14, 2019

Follow-up: Owner feeling grateful in Snohomish - Market fire could have been worse

Keith Stocker lost a storage building to fire late Tuesday night. The flames also reached an exterior wall of the popular Country Market building at Stocker farms. The following day, his first instinct was gratitude, not a sense of loss. He knew it could have been a lot worse. “It touched it but it didn’t take it,” he said.
- PUB DATE: 6/14/2019 6:36:27 AM - SOURCE: Everett Herald - Metered Site
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Posted: Jun 14, 2019

Hanging out - First responders practice hoist rescues In Wenatchee

Firefighters, cops and medics took turns this week rappelling from a prop helicopter in Olds Station. The first responders were practicing hoist rescues, the type of recovery often used to pluck stranded or injured hikers from remote areas. Mounted above Chelan County Fire District 1, Station 11’s hose tower, the prop helicopter matches the district’s helicopter that’s currently in service, which adds important overlap between training and real world rescues, said Chief Brian Brett.
- PUB DATE: 6/14/2019 4:00:41 AM - SOURCE: Wenatchee World
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