EMS service falls through gaps in Waitsburg
Volunteers needed for emergency medical calls
March 17, 2022
WAITSBURG-A lack of volunteers at the Columbia-Walla Walla Fire District 2 has had an ongoing impact on the community it serves, primarily Waitsburg.
Fire Commissioner Ashley Strickland cannot stress enough that emergency medical volunteers are in dire need in the area, especially those who can respond to daytime calls. Still, it's not just Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) that are being sought. If being at the forefront of saving lives or battling flames is not your thing, the department needs volunteers at the station itself that you can likely fill.
"If you want to go to EMT school...