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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Kiro 7 interviews crews in North Bend

Kiro 7 spoke with EF&R crews about the Burn Bans in effect in Western WA. Click on the link to watch the video and read about how the Burn Bans effect you and your family.

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Be Prepared on the Trails!

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When to Call 911? 

Every year Eastside Fire & Rescue performs numerous trail rescues. Often times they are a result of medical emergencies and traumatic injuries that leave hikers unable to hike out on their own. So, when should you call 911? ...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

EF&R mourns passing of former Firefighter, Sergeant Major Christopher Nelms

Chris Nelms

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after graduation from high school in 1990, Chris embarked on a journey ofvolunteerism and service to others that would not only define his life but
become his true calling. His first step along this path was his enlistment inthe Army as an I...

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Posted on: July 3, 2018

Make your 4th of July a Safe and happy one!

If you can’t discharge fireworks legally where you live or you don’t want to spend the money, consider going to see one of the many, free
fireworks displays
being offered throughout the Puget Sound region. Please keep in mind that if ...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

BURNING MORATORIUM FOR EASTSIDE FIRE & RESCUE JUNE 15 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30

This year the State is predicting a “dangerous wildfire season for both sides of Washington.”  With 75% of wildfires caused by humans, we need to take steps to reduce the risks.  The seasonal burning moratorium is a precautionary measure...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

King County Fire Protection District 10 swears in new Commissioners

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Three Commissioners took office on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 as they were sworn in to represent the Fire District. Commissioner Gloria Hatcher-Mays has been a Maple Hills resident for the last 10 years. Being a leader in both business and government, sh...

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Update from EF&R Crews on CA Wildfire Deployment

SANTA ROSA, Calif. -- As firefighters continue to battle the deadly wildfires in Northern California, they've been getting help from all across the West Coast, including dozens from Western Washington fire departments.

Included in the group are 14 firefigh...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Public Notice: Awareness of Fire Related Door to Door Sales Representatives

Eastside Fire & Rescue, in accordance with the recent King County Fire Chiefs Association press release, would like to notify our community of private companies traveling door-to-door offering home safety inspections and claiming they work with, or fo...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

EF&R Fireground 101

Fireground 101 Participants

FIREGROUND 101 is a unique event, designed to inform and educate Public Officials to the importance of adequate staffing levels and the effects of daily operations to the citizens we serve. They participanted in real-time scenarios that reflect the need f...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Sammamish votes to approve Central Washingtion University lease

At Tuesday night's City Council meeting, City Manager Lyman Howard and Central Washington University President James Gaudino signed a lease and operating agreement 

  • An initial lease of three years, with options for multiple 5-year extensi...
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Posted on: September 30, 2016

A Touching Story with Issaquah Mayor, Fred Butler

See what happened in the moments after Mayor Butler suffered a heart attack. #WorldHeartDay

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Posted on: September 19, 2016

Congratulations, Issaquah Community Emergency Response Team

Congratulations are in order to the City of Issaquah and their Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) as the program recently earned the Preparing the Whole Community honor at the National CERT Awards.

A big thank you to Lt. Reynolds for his years o...Read on...

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Posted on: July 12, 2016

A Heartwarming Reunion

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Last month one of our crews delivered a baby in the back of a car! KIRO 7 was there when Lt. Simmonds, FF O’Cain, FF Walior had an opportunity to meet the family, a heartwarming reunion indeed!

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Posted on: June 30, 2016

Eastside Firefighters enjoy a neighborhood slip-n-slide

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While assisting Issaquah Police Department, EF&R Ladder 72 drove by a neighborhood gathering with a home made water slide.

Shortly after driving past, EF&R services were no longer needed by Issaquah Police so Ladder 72 headed back to the wate...Read on...

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: October 28, 2011

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...Read on...

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