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Posted: Jan 27, 2020

Large fire destroys West Richland home, boat and vehicle

A large fire destroyed a West Richland home, boat and vehicle Monday morning, according to Benton County Fire District 4. Firefighters responded to a fire that started in the garage of a home on the 5600 block of W. Lattin Rd. near Keene Road at 9:41 a.m. When they arrived, the fire had overtaken the garage and spread to the home.
- PUB DATE: 1/27/2020 11:36:24 AM - SOURCE: YakTriNews
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Posted: Jan 26, 2020

Franklin County shop goes up in flames

Firefighters battled a shop blaze on Saturday night, causing significant damage. According to Franklin County Fire District #3, the fire broke out at 9:30 p.m. at a home near Alder and Taylor Flats roads. They say a 40×60 shop was fully engulfed when they got there. The sheriff’s office said no one was injured.
- PUB DATE: 1/26/2020 1:44:25 AM - SOURCE: YakTriNews
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Posted: Jan 25, 2020

Tacoma schools warn of dangerous new 'penny challenge' on social media

A Tacoma middle school student took part in a dangerous new challenge that is making its way across social media channels, and school officials are sounding the alarm. The challenge implores kids to record a video of themselves partially plugging in a cell phone charger and then sliding a penny between the charger and the wall, then post the results on TikTok.
- PUB DATE: 1/25/2020 2:51:16 AM - SOURCE: KOMO News 1000 AM and 97.7 FM. Seattle
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28 Mar 2020 2020 Washington Fire Symposium 3/28/2020 - 4/1/2020


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March 28-April 1, 2020
Wenatchee Convention Center


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28 May 2020 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - South Bay Fire Department 5/28/2020 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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