Man Arrested in Internet Hoax That Flooded 911 With Calls
LACEY (AP) — Police have arrested an 18-year-old man in connection with an internet hoax that flooded 911 Tuesday night with non-emergency calls in a western Washington county.
The Olympian reports the man was booked into Thurston County Jail on felony suspicion of electronic data service inter…
Yakima Remembers a Day Few Will Ever Forget
Today marks the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks and many in the Yakima Valley remember the day -- including many firefighters like Yakima Fire Department Capt. Jeff Pfaff.
He says it's a day he'll never forget. Pfaff says immediately after the attacks, local firefighters took action to…
When is it Appropriate to Call 911 on the Fourth of July?
It's our Independence Day! The Fourth of July usually means fireworks, grilling and having fun in the hot, hot sun. Unfortunately, when you put all those things together, accidents can happen and you need to get help. But how do you know if your situation is serious enough to call busy 911 dispatche…
911’s Working Again
SEATTLE (AP) — Emergency 911 phone service has been restored in Washington after a six-hour statewide outage.
Home Fire Claims Eldery Woman’s Life
79 year old Janice Smith lived at this mobile home along Meadowbrook Road with her daughter who tried to rescue her in a fire on Friday morning. Fire officials say she woke up in the early morning hours and found the house full of smoke...

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