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Two engines, a ladder truck and a command vehicle from the Albany Fire Department responded Wednesday afternoon to a house fire in the 700 block of 16th Avenue southwest in Albany.
Albany Deputy Fire Marshall Sandy Roberts said the fire is under control, but crews are still dealing with hot spots and are actively looking for the point of origin.
- PUB DATE: 3/23/2017 2:23:58 AM - SOURCE: Albany Democrat-Herald
A Portland firefighter is now getting noticed for his quick thinking during the natural gas explosion in northwest Portland last October.
Lieutenant Peter St. John was named as FOX 12's nominee for the Royal Rosarian Newsmaker of the Year by Pete Ferryman Wednesday night.
On October 19, 2016, St. John responded to a gas leak at Portland Bagelworks.
- PUB DATE: 3/22/2017 9:36:35 PM - SOURCE: KPTV-TV Fox 12 Beaverton
It’s the kind of call medic crews long for, but rarely get to respond to — an opportunity to help bring life into the world instead of fighting to save it.
#On Feb. 17, a Dallas Fire & EMS crew, along with the coaching of a 911 dispatcher, delivered little Hailey Marie Haas.
#“She’s a beautiful baby girl.
- PUB DATE: 3/22/2017 1:06:07 PM - SOURCE: Polk County Itemizer Observer