burien/normandy park fire department Section

Brush fire at Three Tree Point knocked down quickly Tuesday night

Brush fire at Three Tree Point knocked down quickly Tuesday night

Photos by Scott Schaefer A brush fire on SW 170th Street just north of Maplewild Ave SW was knocked down quickly Tuesday night, June 12, by the Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department. Firefighters doused... [Read more]

VIDEO: Dramatic footage of tree fire on 1st Ave South in Burien

VIDEO: Dramatic footage of tree fire on 1st Ave South in Burien

Photo courtesy Candace Krull. A large tree caught fire on 1st Ave South on Wednesday, May 8, on 1st Ave S. between SW 168th and SW 170th Streets (map below). The fire most likely started at the bottom... [Read more]

Fire causes substantial damage to Jack-in-the-Box on SW 128th in Burien

Fire causes substantial damage to Jack-in-the-Box on SW 128th in Burien

Photo courtesy Alisha Turner. A fire caused substantial damage to the Jack-in-the-Box restaurant on SW 128th Street in Burien overnight. Officials say that the call came in around midnight Monday night,... [Read more]

Fire Dept. seeking donations for Holiday Outreach, and here’s how to help

Fire Dept. seeking donations for Holiday Outreach, and here’s how to help

This holiday season will be the Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department’s 31st year of serving families in the Cities of Burien and Normandy Park, as well as the community of White Center. King County... [Read more]

Dumpster fire burns near apartments on Ambaum Blvd. SW Sunday evening

Dumpster fire burns near apartments on Ambaum Blvd. SW Sunday evening

The Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department responded to a dumpster fire in the 12300 block of Ambaum Blvd SW on Sunday night, Oct. 7, at around 6:52 p.m. Initially three engines were dispatched due to the... [Read more]

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department Kids’ Day will be Saturday, Sept. 8

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department Kids’ Day will be Saturday, Sept. 8

The Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department’s annual Kids’ Day will be held on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Fire Station 28. “Come join us for a FREE day of fun at the... [Read more]

Help local needy families – drop off food & gifts for Fire Department fundraiser!

Help local needy families – drop off food & gifts for Fire Department fundraiser!

The Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department is holding its annual Holiday Outreach program, which will serve holiday food, toys and gifts to 50 local families, and here’s how YOU can help! Donations... [Read more]

Elderly man rescued from large fire in Burien early Wednesday morning

Elderly man rescued from large fire in Burien early Wednesday morning

Photos courtesy Tatyana Kozodoy An 87-year old man was rescued from a fire early Wednesday morning (Sept. 6), which destroyed a 3-car garage in Burien before spreading to a nearby home. Units from North... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Fire Department’s annual ‘Kids’ Day’ will be Sat., Sept. 9

SAVE THE DATE: Fire Department’s annual ‘Kids’ Day’ will be Sat., Sept. 9

Come join your Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department for ‘Kids’ Day’ – its annual FREE day of fun at the local fire station in Burien on Saturday Sept. 9, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Learn... [Read more]

Burien Starbucks employee Natasha Stapp recognized for saving customer’s life

Burien Starbucks employee Natasha Stapp recognized for saving customer’s life

Story & Photos by Katalia Alexander For many years, our region has been known as a global leader in emergency medical response, with an extremely high heart attack survival rate of 62% in 2013.... [Read more]

Bring the kids to see a fire engine up close at Burien Community Church Saturday!

Bring the kids to see a fire engine up close at Burien Community Church Saturday!

Bring your kids to see a fire engine up close at Burien Community Church this Saturday, March 11! Burien Community Church – located at 16241 19th Ave. SW (across from Gregory Heights Elementary) –... [Read more]

Help local needy families – drop off food & toys for Fire Department fundraiser

Help local needy families – drop off food & toys for Fire Department fundraiser

The Burien/Normandy Park & North Highline Fire Departments are seeking food and toy donations to help local families in need this holiday season, and they’ve got several Christmas Outreach Drop-off... [Read more]

Kids’ Day at new Burien Fire Station will be Saturday, Sept. 10

Kids’ Day at new Burien Fire Station will be Saturday, Sept. 10

KIDS’ DAY AT THE NEW FIRE STATION SATURDAY, SEPT. 10 • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m 900 SW 146th St. Burien The Burien / Normandy Park Fire Department will be hosting their annual open-house event on Saturday,... [Read more]

Multi-alarm fire hits Public Storage facility in Burien Thursday morning

Multi-alarm fire hits Public Storage facility in Burien Thursday morning

A multi-alarm commercial fire hit a Public Storage facility in Burien Thursday morning, July 28. The blaze struck a single unit at a facility located at 17800 Des Moines Memorial Drive (map below) at around... [Read more]

Water rescue retrieves two crabbers off Normandy Park Cove Saturday night

Water rescue retrieves two crabbers off Normandy Park Cove Saturday night

A water rescue occurred off the shores the Normandy Park Cove on Saturday night, July 9. Authorities say that a 12-foot aluminum boat with no motor and two occupants capsized while crabbing, knocking them... [Read more]

Pulitzer Prize winning photo presented to Burien/Normandy Park Fire Dept.

Pulitzer Prize winning photo presented to Burien/Normandy Park Fire Dept.

On Tuesday, June 14, Photographer Jerry Gay presented Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department Chief Mike Marrs with 100 copies of his classic Pulitzer Prize winning photograph taken on Three Tree Point in... [Read more]

Open House at new Burien Fire Station set for July 16; Medic I unit coming soon

Open House at new Burien Fire Station set for July 16; Medic I unit coming soon

Story by Ralph Nichols Photos by Scott Schaefer It was a long time coming, but with the Burien/Normandy Park headquarters fire station finally operational, local residents will soon get a close-up look... [Read more]

House fire in Burien sends occupant to Harborview, causes $50K in damage

House fire in Burien sends occupant to Harborview, causes $50K in damage

A fire that started in the kitchen of a house near SW 134th and 2nd Ave SW in Burien early Friday morning (April 22) sent an occupant to Harborview Medical Center with “significant” injuries... [Read more]

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department seeking donations for needy families

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department seeking donations for needy families

Photos of previous Fire Department “Light Up the Holidays” runs by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com The Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department is seeking donations to help local, needy families... [Read more]