In the News

Columbian – December 30, 2021
Battle Ground hikes impact fees to aid fire district

The Reflector – December 27, 2021
Battle Ground City Council OKs fire impact fees

Clark County Today – December 21, 2021
Clark County Fire District 3 and city of Battle Ground tackle growth through impact fees

The Reflector – November 22, 2021
Battle Ground Council considers increase to fire impact fee

The Reflector – November 16, 2021
Community calendar: Fire District 3 budget hearing

The Reflector – September 13, 2021
Letter to the editor: An important part of emergency services

Clark County Today – August 31, 2021
Letter: Clark County Fire District 3 Chief Scott Sorenson shares information with residents of the district

Clark County Today – August 27, 2021
Fire District 3 officials address increased call volumes, fire loss and future growth

Columbian – August 9, 2021
As Fire District 3 becomes more urban, wish list grows

Columbian – July 31, 2021
Clark County residents urged to prepare for wildfires

The Reflector – June 30, 2021
Fireworks banned for majority of North County

The Columbian – June 28, 2021
Battle Ground, Camas and Washougal ban fireworks due to fire danger

The Columbian – June 24, 2021
Clark County fire districts strongly discouraging fireworks

The Reflector – June 8, 2021
Letter to the editor: Kudos to Clark County Fire District No 3

The Reflector – April 20, 2021
Letter to the editor: Fire preparedness

Clark County Today – April 14, 2021
Fire District 3 Captain Charlie Campbell shares some information about wildland fire preparedness

The Reflector – March 29, 2021
Eleven employees honored by Clark County Fire District 3

The Reflector – March 9, 2021
Clark County Fire District 3 shares its 2020 call volume recap

The Reflector – January 27, 2020
Strategic plan approved for Clark County Fire District 3

The Columbian – January 14, 2020
Battle Ground, Fire District 3 asking voters to OK annexation
Officials say it would boost safety, control costs

Clark County Today – September 30, 2019
Letter: Fire District 3 chief invites area residents to public hearings to discuss annexation

Clark County Fire District 3 Promotes Drone and Zalozh, Shoup as Fire Inspector

Clark County Fire District 3 promoted two staff members and introduced a new Fire Inspector this month. Chris Drone is the new Division Chief for Community Risk Reduction. Andrey Zalozh earned the title of Captain in addition to Firefighter/Paramedic. Dawson Shoup had a lateral move from Firefighter/EMT to Fire Inspector.“Fire District 3 is expected toContinue reading “Clark County Fire District 3 Promotes Drone and Zalozh, Shoup as Fire Inspector”


If you choose to ring in the New Year with fireworks, please use and dispose of them safely, and be considerate of your neighbors. Even though the fire risk is much lower at this time of year, vegetation and structures can still catch fire! Please keep a charged hose nearby, and a bucket of waterContinue reading “Fireworks”