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Decades-long career lands Mike Davis promotion to Carlsbad fire chief

Decades-long career lands Mike Davis promotion to Carlsbad fire chief

CARLSBAD — It took Mike Davis 23 years in the Carlsbad Fire Department to move up the ranks from a new hire firefighter/paramedic to division chief. Yet it only took three months for Davis to make his final leap from division chief to interim fire chief, and then to official fire chief.

Mock plane crash tests County emergency services

Mock plane crash tests County emergency services

CARLSBAD — Fire fighters and other emergency personnel raced around volunteer victims, aircraft debris, and a smoking bus to respond to a simulated mass-casualty drill at McClellan-Palomar Airport the morning of Oct. 3.