Josh Cellars Wine and The Gary Sinise Foundation have announced winners in their effort to have the public honor their first responders with grants funded through the foundation. Five responders each received $10,000 for their organizations.
The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation congratulates Chief Dennis Compton, chairman of the foundation’s Board of Directors, on receiving the Dr. John Granito Award for Excellence in Fire Leadership and Management Research.
The Chehalis city manager said he is not happy with any of the remaining three candidates for the fire chief's job, so he's not hiring any of them leaving the decision for his replacement to make next year.
An Albany firefighter, who was charged with, but ultimately cleared of nine counts of child molestation was awarded $444,781 in lost wages and benefits because he was fired from the department before being exonerated.