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Posted: Mar 19, 2019

Portable toilet fire doesn't pass smell test; investigation ongoing in Pasco

Police are investigating a possible arson after finding a portable toilet engulfed in flames in downtown Pasco on Tuesday morning. The fire was found in Peanuts Park by witnesses who alerted a nearby officer. Pasco Police said the officer tried to put the flaming portable toilet out with a fire extinguisher.
- PUB DATE: 3/19/2019 8:12:45 AM - SOURCE: KEPR-TV CBS 19
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Posted: Mar 18, 2019

Early wildfire season is possible from low snowpack levels

Our lower and drier-than-average snowpack could lead to an early start to fire season. However, this issue is complex. Dry and breezy weather can increase fire danger come summer. A reduced snowpack can also play an important role in elevating the threat for wildfires. Large, destructive wildfires filled the air with dense smoke across the entire Pacific Northwest the last two summers.
- PUB DATE: 3/18/2019 5:46:46 PM - SOURCE: KOMO-TV ABC 4 and Radio 1000
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Posted: Mar 18, 2019

Grant County firefighter's truck full of tools and gear stolen

A local firefighter and his family say they are devastated after someone stole their truck as it was parked in front of their Soap Lake home. The truck was full of the tools and gear needed to support their family. Corey Hendricks is a volunteer firefighter with Grant County District 7. He also works as a wildland firefighter in the summer and fall.
- PUB DATE: 3/18/2019 2:37:40 PM - SOURCE: KHQ-TV NBC 6
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23 Mar 2019 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - Cowlitz 2 Fire & Rescue 3/23/2019

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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23 Mar 2019 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - Benton County Fire District 1 3/23/2019
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 Recertification 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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27 Mar 2019 2019 WFC Spring Leadership Seminar 3/27/2019 9:00 AM - 3/28/2019 3:00 PM
Employment Best Practices for Fire and HR Executives

Location: East Olympia Fire, 8047 Normandy St SE, Olympia, WA 98501

Dates: March 27 & 28

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30 Mar 2019 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - South King Fire & Rescue 3/30/2019

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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13 Apr 2019 2019 Washington Fire Symposium 4/13/2019 - 4/17/2019

 

Washington Fire Symposium
Annual Conference

April 13-17, 2019
Wenatchee Convention Center
121 N Wenatchee Ave
Wenatchee, WA 98801

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