Michele Laboda

June news from NKF&R

June news from NKF&R

Calling the Class of 2020 We join with the rest of the community in wishing this year’s graduates the very best in their future endeavors.… Continue reading

 

May news from North Kitsap Fire & Rescue

May news from North Kitsap Fire & Rescue

As of this writing, the state remains under Governor Jay Inslee’s “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order and we don’t know when it will be lifted.… Continue reading

 

NKF&R continues to respond amid outbreak

NKF&R continues to respond amid outbreak

As of this writing, the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve. We are doing all we can to protect the safety of our responders as well… Continue reading

 

Heading into spring with NKF&R

Heading into spring with NKF&R

Inner coast tsunamis When you hear the word “tsunami,” you might think of the 100-foot waves that formed following an earthquake and struck the outer… Continue reading

Heading into spring with NKF&R
February news and events for North Kitsap Fire Rescue

February news and events for North Kitsap Fire Rescue

2019 Emergency Responses Overview The final numbers are in and, as we projected, requests for emergency responses continue to rise. Our total calls in 2019… Continue reading

February news and events for North Kitsap Fire Rescue
NKF&R welcomes a new year

NKF&R welcomes a new year

Kingston Prepares update North Kitsap Fire & Rescue has joined with Kingston-NK Rotary, Kingston Citizen Advisory Council, Greater Kingston Chamber of Commerce and Kitsap County… Continue reading

NKF&R welcomes a new year
December Village Green Foundation news

December Village Green Foundation news

Festival of trees Christmas trees, artfully decorated by businesses and community members, started filling the lobby of the Village Green Community Center in mid-November. In… Continue reading

December Village Green Foundation news
December North Kitsap Fire & Rescue news

December North Kitsap Fire & Rescue news

The results of the November elections are in, and it appears that voters have reauthorized our emergency medical services levy again. We so appreciate the… Continue reading

December North Kitsap Fire & Rescue news
November North Kitsap Fire & Rescue news

November North Kitsap Fire & Rescue news

EMS Levy and Fire Commissioner Elections — Our emergency medical services (EMS) levy renewal is on the general election ballot this fall. There is also… Continue reading

November North Kitsap Fire & Rescue news
Village Green is thankful for Kingston

Village Green is thankful for Kingston

As the season of Thanksgiving approaches, we’re thinking about all of the people who’ve made the Village Green — the place that strengthens and connects… Continue reading

Village Green is thankful for Kingston
Upcoming North Kitsap Fire Rescue news and events

Upcoming North Kitsap Fire Rescue news and events

Fire station open house events in Oct. The public is always welcome to visit our stations, but every October, we make a special effort to… Continue reading

Upcoming North Kitsap Fire Rescue news and events
Fire danger on the rise

Fire danger on the rise

Wetter weather can be deceiving, fire danger is still real

Fire danger on the rise
North Kitsap Fire & Rescue upcoming events

North Kitsap Fire & Rescue upcoming events

News for June from NKF&R

North Kitsap Fire & Rescue upcoming events
<em>National Emergency Medical Services Week is May 19-25, 2019. All of NKF&R’s response personnel are dual-qualified as firefighters and emergency medical technicians. As shown here, crews regularly train on a variety of situations to ensure that they’re ready for the next emergency call. </em>Photo courtesy North Kitsap Fire & Rescue

Emergency Medical Services Week is fast approaching

Open House to Honor Retiring Firefighter/Paramedic Join us as we bid farewell to longtime Firefighter/Paramedic Mark Romero on Friday, May 10 from 3 to 6… Continue reading

<em>National Emergency Medical Services Week is May 19-25, 2019. All of NKF&R’s response personnel are dual-qualified as firefighters and emergency medical technicians. As shown here, crews regularly train on a variety of situations to ensure that they’re ready for the next emergency call. </em>Photo courtesy North Kitsap Fire & Rescue
Spring has sprung for NKF&R

Spring has sprung for NKF&R

Early wildland fire season Spring has just sprung and Western Washington has already been struck with countless brush fires. It’s the fastest and most ferocious… Continue reading

Spring has sprung for NKF&R
North Kitsap Fire & Rescue looking for new talent

North Kitsap Fire & Rescue looking for new talent

Recruiting efforts begin for NKF&R internship program

North Kitsap Fire & Rescue looking for new talent
Bonfire, Fireworks, Burn Bans and more

Bonfire, Fireworks, Burn Bans and more

North Kitsap Fire & Rescue By Michele Laboda

Bonfire, Fireworks, Burn Bans and more
&lt;em&gt;At a well-attended reception in early January, retiring NKF&R Fire Commissioner Fernando “Espy” Espinosa, second from right, was honored with gifts presented by, from left, NKF&R Fire Chief Dan Smith, NKF&R Assistant Chief Rick LaGrandeur, and fellow commissioner Stephen Neupert.  &lt;/em&gt;NKF&R photo

New commissioner, and new firefighters

2017 in review: We’ve just started to analyze statistics from 2017, but we know already that we answered about the same number of alarms in… Continue reading

&lt;em&gt;At a well-attended reception in early January, retiring NKF&R Fire Commissioner Fernando “Espy” Espinosa, second from right, was honored with gifts presented by, from left, NKF&R Fire Chief Dan Smith, NKF&R Assistant Chief Rick LaGrandeur, and fellow commissioner Stephen Neupert.  &lt;/em&gt;NKF&R photo
Be a link in the chain of survival | NKF&R Update

Be a link in the chain of survival | NKF&R Update

In early November, we were honored with a visit from a cardiac arrest survivor and his family. The 43-year-old man, Lawrence Bailey, had collapsed on… Continue reading

Be a link in the chain of survival | NKF&R Update
Looking for an excuse to get involved and learn about safety in North Kitsap? | NKF&R News

Looking for an excuse to get involved and learn about safety in North Kitsap? | NKF&R News

Looking for an excuse to get involved and learn about safety in North Kitsap? Here are a few options to increase your awareness and become… Continue reading

Looking for an excuse to get involved and learn about safety in North Kitsap? | NKF&R News