Author Archives: Bill Carey

USFA: Washington On-Duty Death

Okanogan assistant chief was burned in a wildfire     The U.S. Fire Administration has announced the official on-duty death of Assistant Fire Chief Christian Dean Johnson, 55, of Okanogan Fire Department/Okanogan County Fire District 3 on October 2, 2019. ...

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Wildfire Destroys Homes in Southern California

Elderly woman missing as fire moves into Calimesa     By STEFANIE DAZIO AND CHRISTOPHER WEBER Associated Press CALIMESA, Calif. (AP) — Don Turner’s 89-year-old mother was missing Thursday night after a wind-driven wildfire sparked by burning trash swept through ...

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