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Station 69 Crew fighting the Thomas Fire are (left to right) Firefighter Mike Thompson, Engineer Steve Hazard, Firefighter Jeff Escalante and Captain Robert Bates.

LAFD Station 69 Gains a ‘New’ Fire Truck

In early February, Fire Station 69 received a new fire truck. Well, not exactly new, but it’s an upgrade from the truc
Water is dropped on the Palmas Fire in Topanga State Park on Feb. 21, 2018, looking from the top of Lachman Lane near Palisades Highlands. Credit: Lesly Hall

LAFD Contains Palmas Fire in Topanga State Park

A stubborn brush fire was contained in Topanga State Park Wednesday night. No structures or injuries were reported, and
Garage fire on Michael Lane on Feb. 16, 2018 in Pacific Palisades. Photo: Palisades Patrol

Garage Fire in Pacific Palisades Extinguished

By Sue Pascoe Editor A fire broke out in the first-floor garage of a three-story townhouse in the 1600 block of Michael
Scene from a traffic collision on Chautauqua on Feb. 13, 2018. Credit: Palisades Patrol

1 Dead, 2 Injured, Including PGA Golfer Bill Haas In Chautauqua Crash

UPDATED: This story has been updated to identify the deceased. The Los Angeles Fire Department and Palisades Patrol
Members of the FEMA’s California Urban Search and Rescue Task Force helped residents in Houston.
Photo: Tom Kitahata

LAFD Station 69’s Tom Kitahata Responds to 2017 Hurricanes With FEMA

By Sarah Stockman Staff Writer Captain Tom Kitahata, a father of three, has been a firefighter in the Los Angeles Fire D
Traffic collision with a telephone pole on Saturday, Feb. 10. at Sunset and Amalfi. Credit: Palisades Patrol

Driver Crashes, Knocks Over Telephone Pole at Sunset and Amalfi

On Saturday night at approximately 9:37 p.m., there was a collision at Sunset and Amalfi, with luckily no injuries repor
Credit: Palisades Patrol

City Workers Strike Fire Hydrant on Palisades Drive

Around 2:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon, Palisades Patrol reports that city workers backed into a fire hydrant on Palisades
Collision between vehicle and bicyclist on Palisades Drive on Jan. 31, 2018. Credit: Palisades Patrol

Bicyclist Struck By Car on Palisades Drive

Palisades Patrol reports that at approximately at 10:01 p.m. on Wednesday night, LAPD West LA Division received a call o

Hiker Suffers Cardiac Arrest in Will Rogers State Park

A 55-year-old woman was transported to a local hospital in grave condition Sunday after she was found in cardiac arrest