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April 4, 2018

Poulsbo Fire Department held a promotional ceremony last Friday to celebrate the advancement of three firefighters.


Battalion Chief (BC) Rahl grew up in Kitsap and Mason Counties and graduated from Mason County High School. He began in the Fire Service as a vo...

February 24, 2018

The residents of a senior memory care and assisted living facility are safe today, thanks to the early activation of an overhead sprinkler system, and quick response by staff members.

Poulsbo Fire Department and North Kitsap Fire and Rescue were called to an activated f...

December 19, 2017

)  Two separate cars versus pedestrian incidents occurred, one fatal, within days of each other in Poulsbo.

Poulsbo Fire Department and Poulsbo Police Department responded to a car versus vehicle collision this morning at 8 AM on Hostmark, just south of Caldart. When cr...

October 4, 2017

The Washington Surveying and Rating Bureau (WSRB) has completed their evaluation of the fire protection capabilities, as they relate to fire insurance rating, within Poulsbo and the outlying communities of Kitsap County Fire District 18 Poulsbo Fire Department. The rat...

September 25, 2017

Poulsbo Fire Department will soon hire three firefighters, thanks to a FEMA Staffing for Fire Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant.

The grant, worth $706,428, will pay for 75 percent of the personnel costs for the first and second year, 35 percent for the...

July 5, 2017

We are saddened to share that Lt. Joe Vlach, a volunteer of 33 years, has passed away as the result of a bicycle accident Sunday. We are all in a state of disbelief that we have lost this man, a great member of the department, grandfather, dad and loving husband. He wa...

June 29, 2017

As we draw closer to the 4th, a frequent question for our personnel is whether someone's fireworks are legal.  Here's some great insight from the state fire marshal:

To ensure that you purchase legal consumer fireworks that are both safe and high quality, visit one of t...

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