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Posted: Oct 16, 2019

Whatcom County Fire District 16 reacts to fire hall break-in

A Whatcom County Fire Hall was broken into over the weekend. “We hope you are finding our chainsaws and new generator useful,” a Facebook post made by Whatcom County Fire District 16 says. Donations were requested after the equipment was stolen from the Van Zandt Fire Hall last weekend. In a comment on Facebook from District 16, insurance will cover the stolen items, minus the $500 deductible and security upgrades to the door that was used to get in.
- PUB DATE: 10/16/2019 7:46:52 AM - SOURCE: KPUG-AM 1170
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Posted: Oct 16, 2019

Clallam County Fire District 2 recipient of grant to buy special rescue stretcher

Clallam County Fire District 2 has used a grant to purchase a special stretcher to rescue patients in remote areas. District officials announced Monday the $1,907 grant from the Clallam County Physicians Community Benefit Fund to purchase the rescue litter and wheel attachment. “In recent years, the Fire District has experienced several rescues of patients located in remote areas only accessible by trails,” Clallam 2 Fire-Rescue Chief Jake Patterson said in a press release.
- PUB DATE: 10/16/2019 2:04:09 AM - SOURCE: Port Angeles Peninsula Daily News - Metered Site
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Posted: Oct 16, 2019

Arlington Fire Department, North County Fire & EMS launch Community Resource Paramedic Program

The city of Arlington Fire Department and North County Fire & EMS have announced a partnership to launch a Community Resource Paramedic program. The Community Resource Paramedic program will be bridging a gap between the patients firefighters see regularly and the community services that already exist to help meet their needs.
- PUB DATE: 10/16/2019 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: North County Outlook
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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

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

Dates: December 4-5, 9am-3pm

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