14 South County Fire recruits begin academy
Last updated 9/12/2019 at 7:20pm
Fourteen South County Fire recruits started training at the Snohomish County Fire Training Academy this week.
They are Jonathan Bailey, Brian Buckingham, Anthony Casanas, Brendan Cleary, Tracy Finch, Kyle Johnson, Everard Lewis II, Karl Long, Julian Markfield, Keanan Metcalfe, Dan Nelson, Thomas Perillat, Ryan Scott, and Michael Swanson.
All are part of an academy class of 36 recruits from six county fire departments. Most of the training in the 14-week program takes place at the South County Fire Training Tower near Mariner High School in unincorporated Everett.
Recruits train 40 hours a w...