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Posted: Jan 3, 2021

Spokane, Kootenai County first responders to get their first round of a COVID-19 vaccine today

This week marks a milestone for first responders. On Monday, first responders in Spokane and Kootenai counties will begin to get their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Spokane County got the Moderna vaccine a week ago, but getting it out, and the Pfizer vaccine, has been a slow process. The state Department of Health said last week there are more than 350,000 doses in Washington.
- PUB DATE: 1/3/2021 6:29:43 PM - SOURCE: KXLY-TV ABC 4 Spokane
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Posted: Dec 31, 2020

Medical equipment stolen from vehicles parked inside Cowlitz Fire District #1 station in Woodland

The Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office is investigating a burglary that occurred at a fire station in Woodland. The burglary at a Cowlitz Fire District #1 station on Woodland Heights Road was reported to the sheriff's office on Monday. The sheriff's office said all medical equipment was stolen from vehicles that were parked inside the station.
- PUB DATE: 12/31/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KPTV FOX 12 Beaverton
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Posted: Dec 31, 2020

Washington's first responders adapt as coronavirus cases rise

Hospitals across western Washington are hoping to vaccinate more than 4,000 first responders by the end of the year. Departments have seen impacts to their forces and have had to adapt as first responders have been faced with coronavirus exposures and quarantines. Woodinville Deputy Fire Chief Doug McDonald said departments across the region respond to 18 coronavirus-related calls per day.
- PUB DATE: 12/31/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KING-TV NBC 5 Seattle
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Posted: Dec 31, 2020

Car crashes into Factoria Mall in Bellevue after driver suffers medical event

A car smashed through one of the main front entrances of Factoria Mall in Bellevue Wednesday afternoon. The crash happened just before 10:30 after the driver suffered a medical event, Bellevue Police said. The car went through the glass doors at the MarketPlace entrance and made it about 20 yards inside out front of the Panera Bread entrance.
- PUB DATE: 12/31/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KOMO-TV ABC 4 Seattle
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Posted: Dec 30, 2020

Chelan County Fire District 1 Settles Into New Location

Chelan County Fire District 1 officially moved into its new station at its new location, in the 700 block of North Wenatchee Avenue, the week of Thanksgiving. Chief Brian Brett reflects on the new spot after a month of settling in. “It’s been a blessing,” said Chief Brian Brett. “It’s a nice, new, clean facility.
- PUB DATE: 12/30/2020 11:36:26 AM - SOURCE: KPQ-AM 560
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