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Seventeen recruits graduate from structural fire academy


Al Stover

Airway Heights firefighters Sean Campbell (left) and Aaron Roach received special recognition for responding to a medical call that resulted in them helping deliver a baby.

The West Plains Recruit Structural Academy graduated 17 firefighters from its recent class during a June 8 ceremony at Medical Lake High School's auditorium.

The academy consists of firefighter recruits from Airway Heights and Medical Lake fire departments and Spokane County Fire District 10. Completing the academy requires a large time commitment by new recruits as they spend about four and a half months and over 200 hours of hands-on training.

Recruit firefighters are: Airway Heights - Sean Campbell, Anja Dean, Gabriel Liagre, Kathryn Lonam, Aaron Roach, John Travis Tillman and Tiahnna Wi...

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