October Journal - 3
October 8, 2023, 5:19pm-7pm moving information from "draft" posts for "ghost writers" to this area of journal:
City of Prescott failed to give me Darrell Willis's Yarnell Hill Fire 2013 as well as State Forestry
City of Prescott failed to give me in a Public Records Request, the public records of Darrell Willis' for Yarnell Hill Fire 2013
as well as State Forestry / DFFM failed to do the same for me yet here it is from DFFM to another entity in which now I own,
most recent one, but he has been in many prior times in my PRRs:
and it was found "lost/shuffled" in a general section that came from DFFM to another entity (tsk. tsk.)- I own it now...and now you all can see it too.
You will see later when I go over Cole and Willis's June 30, 2013, documented in a future post why I want these areas to the Public at Large.
Strange how I gained the records ... Always keep at it kids ... if they tell you NO RESPONSIVE or NO RECORDS ...
there is always gonna be a way ... keep at it. Sad to see I waited almost ten years but here ya go... hmmm:
This song came coming in my head as I saw the records for Willis:
In Closing, how come the Custodian of Records - CITY OF PRESCOTT and STATE FORESTRY / DFFM failed to give me the above information when I requested all records they had on DARRELL EUGENE WILLIS.
and the funny part is when I scan the documents at a later date and come back and add them here...you are going to scratch your head because the paper trail leads back to DFFM.
This is so disappointing.
Before Willis' file was this one:
Is this the same Whittington who Yarnell resident - paralegal Paula told me to go see when I had the Marsh case? Odd, the same name. ???
After Willis file, is this person:
I will show you later more ... short on time but wanted this at least for the Public at Large that finally after all my PRR requests almost ten years later I finally got the records and all this possibly could be on Investigative Media - let me go peak and see...
What does InvestigativeMEDIA mean to Joy A. Collura? Why did she first venture to IM Chapter One? P3
What does InvestigativeMEDIA mean to Joy A. Collura? Why did she first venture to IM Chapter One? Part Three
These questions above- I have the documents in the FOIA / PRR storage area so I will highlight this yellow as an area to come back with the actual documents but the answer is YES there is a public document. I do remember there was something inaccurate about that area though.
Bob Powers as Pa :)
calvin… I hear ya. I have revisited this ‘morning briefing’ timing myself a number of times now and I am still not sure WHAT to think. – SAIR says 7:00 AM, no mention of length. – Brendan McDonough ( In Kyle Dickman interview ) says it was 8:00 AM, and lasted about 20 minutes. – Joy Collura says she met Marsh on ridge at exactly 8:07 AM and has published photographs of that moment. – Resource work order for June 30 says they were supposed to be there at 6:00 AM. – Chief Andersen says he say the GM Hotshot Buggies drive by his house in Yarnell circa 8:03 AM, and said he shook his head seeing that late time because he knew they already lost the time to fight the fire with calm winds. Granted… Chief Andersen may have seen those buggies drive by his house ( I am looking up his address now ) AFTER the ‘briefing’ and when they were headed out towards Sesame trail through town… but even so… that totally negates the possibility of Joy Collura seeing Eric Marsh all the way out on the ridge just FOUR minutes later. So fer cryin’ out loud. Which IS it? When did GM actually GET there? When did Marsh ( not Steed ) have this ‘briefing’? When did the get out to the end of Sesame Trail? When did Marsh really get out onto the ridge? When did the rest of them get up there? I still tend to trust Joy Collura’s times for Marsh’s arrival on the ridge and the actual ascent of the crew almost ONE FULL HOUR later. She was there. She saw it. She photographed it. She hikes with scientific instruments. I have no reason to doubt ANY of her ‘times’. The angle of the sun seen in the Joy Collura photos even matches what the Naval Observatory website says would be absolutely correct for that time of day at that exact latitude/longitude. As for the rest of it? ( SAIR times, work order times, other witnesses )… who knows. It all remains to be PROVEN.
Joy A Collura says
another important person to reach to time stamp this is long time resident Rick MacKenzie- he saw them that morning and that will time stamp this for you.
I have now done at least 3 dozen ‘flyovers’ and ‘flythroughs’ using Google Earth of the exact path that Marsh/Steed/Crew took when they left the spot of the MacKenzie video on their death march.
It is an ABSOLUTE FACT that, the moment you come around that high peak just south of the ‘lunch spot’ and the Boulder Springs Ranch comes into view for the first time… you would have absolutely NO IDEA where that trail went unless someone had either fully explained it to you… or you took the time to closely examine Google maps of the area before you went up there.
The hikers ( Joy Collura and Tex Gilligan ) have now sworn in two separate public interviews that they first met Eric Marsh that day at EXACTLY 8:08 AM up on that ridge when he was tying pink ribbons on bushes to mark the way up there for the crew… and that when they met… Eric Marsh asked THEM… “How do I get to the top of this ridge?”
That is even more proof-positive that NO ONE at that official incident briefing at the start of the work day took any time at all to make sure Marsh had the correct ‘situational awareness’ he needed that day.
And that’s just Marsh.
I think it has already been proven that even what little Marsh knew about any of those roads up there was EVER passed on to the man who would actually be directly responsible for Granite Mountain that day ( Steed ).
And the official conclusion of the ‘Special Accident Investigation Report’ is that everyone did everything exactly right that day?
Give me a big… loooong…. break.
October 10: Happy Birthday to you...fixing glitches
October 11 Happy Birthday Mother (2) - 25th Anniversary when hubby was in head on collision.
the below comment Fred J Schoeffler alerted me of 5:55pm 10-12-23... I would not write about Donut like that or say you are aces .... If Bill was alive, I would ask him to grab the analytics of the IP address used for that comment. It is not the first time I seen a moment of my name being used publicly like this.
State Wildfire Qualifications Review Committee MINUTES December 4, 2009 1000 - 1500 PHOENIX, AZMEETING CALLED BY Judy Wood, ASFD Training Specialist TYPE OF MEETING Qualifications Review ATTENDEES Scott Hunt -ASFD, Bruce Banke - ASFD, Brian Lauber – ASFD, Mark South – Tubac FD, Jim Pond – Highlands FD, Bob Arthur – Globe FD, Stu Rodeffer – Northwest FD, Chris Jessop – Show Low FD, Jayson Coil – Sedona FD ABSENT Kevin Boness – ASFD, Duane Steinbrink – Prescott FD GUESTS Vicki Christiansen – ASFD, Mark Shiery – Flagstaff FD, Kurt Walker – Peoria FD, Bradley Johnston – Phoenix FD,---------------------------/sites/default/files/media/MINUTES%202006-2022.pdf CTRL F for Marsh---------------------------State Wildfire Qualifications Review Committee MINUTES October 6, 2010 0930 - 1500 SEDONA, AZ MEETING CALLED BY Susan Burger, ASFD Training Specialist TYPE OF MEETING Qualifications Review ATTENDEES Jim Downey – ASFD, Al DiBenedetto – Scottsdale FD, Kevin Boness - ASFD, Chris Jessop – Show Low FD, Brian Lauber – ASFD, Mark South – Tubac FD, Dugger Hughes – Northwest ABSENT Bob Arthur – Globe FD, Darrell Willis – Prescott FD, Jayson Coil – Sedona FD, Stuart Rodeffer – Northwest FD GUESTS Bradley Johnston – Phoenix FD; Joel Rosenberg – Verde Valley FD; Mike Rauton – Verde Valley FD; Paul Summerfelt – Flagstaff FD; Mark Shiery – Flagstaff FD, Todd Miranda - Sedona FD------------------------------MARSH, Eric- Prescott FD: Completed DIVS task book – approved 5/31/10. October 6, 2010 0930 - 1500MARSH, Eric – Prescott FD: DIVS Taskbook – Committee requesting (1) additional training to meet the required hours as stated in the State Minimum Experience Guidelines.-------------------------------State Wildfire Qualifications Review Committee MINUTES February 28, 2011 01230 - 1700 PRESCOTT, AZ MEETING CALLED BY Susan Burger, ASFD Training Specialist TYPE OF MEETING Qualifications Review ATTENDEES Jim Downey – ASFD, Bob Arthur –Globe FD, Darrell Willis – Prescott FD, Kevin Boness - ASFD, Jayson Coil – Sedona FD, Chris Jessop – Show Low FD, Brian Lauber – ASFD, Stuart Rodeffer – Northwest FD, Mark South – Tubac FD ABSENT Al DiBenedetto – Scottsdale FD GUESTS Don Howard – Summit FD; Dugger Hughes – Northwest; Eric Marsh – Prescott FD; Mark Sachara – Ponderosa FD; Tony Sciacca - Jay Walter – Daisy Mountain FD;--------------------------------February 28, 2011 01230 - 1700 PRESCOTT, AZMcCARTY, Dan – Prescott FD: Complete CRWB task book, Approve CRWB assignments since October 2010 as qualified & Initiate ICT4 task book – approved. Eric Marsh agreed not to assume the committee will grant approval when someone has completed their task book while on assignment and will seek interim approval in the future from the District Forrester according to the Requirements. WHITTED, Clayton – Prescott FD: Complete CRWB task book, Approve CRWB assignments since October 2010 as qualified & Initiate ICT4 task book – approved. Eric Marsh agreed not to assume the committee will grant approval when someone has completed their task book while on assignment and will seek interim approval in the future from the District Forrester according to the Requirements-------------------------------Arizona State Wildfire Qualification Review Committee MINUTES Sept 26, 2011 1000 – 1600 PHOENIX, AZ MEETING CALLED BY Susan Burger, AZSF Training Specialist TYPE OF MEETING Qualifications Review COMMITTEE MEMBER ATTENDEES Susan Burger – AZSF, Jim Downey – AZSF, Jayson Coil – Sedona FD, Chris Jessop – Show Low FD, Karl Sieglaff AZSF, Dugger Hughes – Northwest FD, Mark South – Tubac FD COMMITTEE MEMBERS ABSENT Bob Arthur –Globe FD, Darrell Willis – Prescott FD, Al DiBenedetto – Scottsdale FD, Kevin Boness - AZSF, Stu Rodeffer – Northwest FD, Al Kingsley – Tubac FD GUESTS Jim EtsHokin – AZSF, Andrew Miller – Casa Grande FD, Jim Stout – Casa Grande FD, Mark Brehl – Flagstaff FD, Harley Harmon – Mohave Valley FD, Jack Yeager – Mohave Valley FD, Bradley Johnston – Phoenix FD, Adam Tieman – Phoenix FD, Mark Sachara – Ponderosa FD-------------------------ITEM #1 Discussion Items Faller Qualifications were not reviewed during this Qualification Review Meeting. Faller Qualifications will be reviewed during the next scheduled meeting on October 27th, 2011. Chain Saw Program Update: The Chain Saw Program Committee held a meeting on Sept 15th to discuss the implementation process that will be followed for current Faller A, B, C, and C Certifier Qualifications. They proposed an implementation process to the Wildland Qualification Review Committee and the Wildland Qualification Review Committee accepted with the stipulation that revisions will be considered should the need arise. The implementation process for Faller Qualifications is as follows: 1 Documentation will be submitted to the Chain Saw Program Representative for each District. > Bruce Banke is the District Representative for the Flagstaff District. > Phoenix District Representative position is vacant. Jim EtsHokin is assisting Phoenix District until the position is filled. > Jim EtsHokin is the District Representative for the Tucson District. 2 Bruce Banke has been selected as the chair of Chain Saw Program Committee. Other Members of the Chain Saw Program Committee currently include Greg Smith, Eric Marsh, Dirch Foreman, Shelby Erickson and Jim EtsHokin. @Arizona_Desert_Walker 22 minutes ago (edited)78 subscribers
CITY OF PRESCOTT PERFORMANCE OF APPRAISAL - October 10, 2005 SUPERVISOR: Steinbrink DEPT HEAD: Willis Employee: ESM PRESCOTT IS THE GEM OF ARIZONA - City Core Values - 1. Acting with integrity - Met expectations2. Working as a team- Met expectations3. Having a personal commitment and loyalty- Met expectations4. Solving Problems- Met expectations5. Taking Pride in excellent results- exceeds expectations6. High Level of productivity- exceeds expectations7. Being nice- DOES NOT MEET EXPECTATIONS signed off by both Steinbrink and Willis Eric is committed to making the off district crew the best it can be, and does a good job on the day-to-day operations of the fuels crew. Eric takes pride in the results of both crews. On fire assignments the crew seldom meets Eric's work standards. Eric needs to work on being nice. Job Duties and Performance Goals1. Communications/Listening-Met expectations2.Job Competency / Technical Skills3. Job Effectiveness- 4. Job Efficiency- Met expectations5.Customer Service- Met expectations6. Work Quality- exceeds expectations7. Planning/Organization/Project Mgmt.- Met expectations8. Initiative- exceeds expectations9. Safety Practices- exceeds expectations10. Interpersonal Relations- DOES NOT MEET EXPECTATIONS signed off by both Steinbrink and WillisEric is an outstanding teacher [ where is Wildland Instructor course certificate to be a teacher ??? ] In a classroom setting, Eric is very competent in the instruction of Basic wildland firefighting. He is very good at planning and organizing his daily operations in fuels management, and safety is number one in all aspects of business. Again, Eric losses job effectiveness and efficiency by yelling at the crew and by not accepting the crews quality of work. Supervisory Positions OnlyJob Duties1. Supervisory Skills- DOES NOT MEET EXPECTATIONS signed off by both Steinbrink and Willis2. Leadership- DOES NOT MEET EXPECTATIONS signed off by both Steinbrink and Willis3. Budget Execution- Met expectations4. Council Relations- Met expectations5. Policy Administrations- Met expectations6. Ethics- Met expectationsMost of Eric's supervisory performance expectations meet the requirements. He needs to learn not to yell when jobs are not performed to his standards. He also needs to learn to assign tasks and allow his subordinates to complete the job without constantly looking over their shoulders. Paperwork is not one of Eric's strong points. While on assignments he needs to get better at all paperwork associated with wildland firefighting. Eric becomes very agitated and does not accept positive criticism well. Blames other people for his misgivings. -Previous Years Performance Plans / Goals / Training - Goal1. Project a professional image at all times when dealing with internal/external customers. -DOES NOT MEET EXPECTATIONS signed off by both Steinbrink and Willis2. As a first-time supervisor: 1) Get the job done (meeting the depts goals/ objectives) (2) keep the work area free of health and safety hazards (3) build teamwork and cooperation (4) develop member skills (5) Maintain records and reports (6) enforce dept rules and regulations - Met expectations except number 3- not met. Needs to work on teamwork and cooperation. 3. Assist in making Crew 7 the best type II crew in the Nation- Met expectations4. Provide defensible space for 3 homes per day- Met expectations5.Provide exceptional customer service- Met expectationsNew Plans/Goals/Training for the Next Rating PeriodGoal1. Be nice2. Do not yell when things don't meet your expectations3. Practice all aspects of "the Prescott Way"4. Continue with wildland fire training5. Contact Employee Assistance Program to help resolve problems that affect your personal and work life.6. Meet with your direct supervisor on a monthly basis over the next 6 months for an evaluation.Supervisor's Narrative on PerformancePay for performance needs to be justified here. What has the employee accomplished since the last performance appraisal in meeting objectives, achieving standards, improving performance and expanding responsibilities, Provide specific and detailed examples. Attach supporting documents if necessary. This is Eric's six-month evaluation for the position Wildland Captain. He has many strong points that are needed for the crew to succeed. He is an excellent classroom teacher [ where is the certification that he can be a classroom Instructor ???] and he knows what to do in wildland fire situations. He gives good direction to subordinates in furthering their wildland education/. Eric's behavior is unacceptable when reporting to work. He is un-approachable, grumpy, and will not speak when spoken to. His paperwork on wildland fires is below standards, but with help this can be overcome. I do not see Eric as being Superintendent of Crew 7 at this time, but with listed changes, he will continue to function as the Captain of Crew 7. To help you reach your goals, follow the six step plan listed above. If this plan is not followed you will not succeed as a wildland fire captain and demotion may follow. We want all our employees to succeed and we will do whatever that takes to make that happen.Eric's Self Appraisal is handwritten: Completing the work at Station 7 was great. We accomplished a lot of hard work in fuels over the Winter and we had fun and stayed positive through it all. The crew performed great during the recruit academy. The biggest thing was the crew embodying the Prescott Way daily no matter what.Recommendations outlined in the end of season report ( that season report is on my blog...to post or not to post article)Keeping the lines of communication open, providing additional training for all risk incidents, continuing to develop fuels management.I would like to be the Superintendent of Crew 7.I will continue with fire training (RX-300, S-339)and will concentrate on leadership skills development, remember that I am a teacher, and remember why to me this is the best job in the world, another words, don't forget to have fun daily. @Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 second ago78 subscribers
this is not fact checked and verified so it is shelved and awaiting to look at my FOIA......last page of resume: Forestry Technician (Engine Crew Member) GS-462-04 40hrs a week JIM MINTURN May 1990 thru October 1993 - $7.87hr. ESM served as an engine crewmember on type 3 engine. ESM served as a crewmember of an Interagency 20-person Hotshot Crew. SUPERVISION: ESM was responsible for planning, directing and monitoring work for the crew as assigned by the engine foreman. ESM supervised maintenance of engine and equipment including portable pumps, chainsaws, and handline tools. FIRE SUPPRESSION: ESM supervised 3-10 personnel as senior crew member / Squad Boss during all aspects of fire suppression, providing for life safety first. Operated a chainsaw during hot-line suppression and snag mitigation. Used portable pumps and hose lays during suppression and mop up. Constructed hand line with various tools during initial attack engine operations and as a Hotshot crewmember. OTHER DUTIES: Performed equipment and facilities maintenance and made recommendations to provide a safe and efficient work environment. ESM was responsible for various tasks including carpentry, plumbing, wiring, welding, and range work such as fence building and repair, and cattle guard installation. Served as an assistant foreman and foreman of my engine in Supervisor's absence. Show less
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 second ago78 subscribers this is not fact checked and verified so it is shelved and awaiting to look at my FOIA...more of 2005 Resume of ESM: GLOBE RANGER DISTRICT FORESTRY TECHNICIAN - ENGINE SUPERINTENDENT: ESM oversaw the maintenance of apparatus and equipment and recommended improvement or replacement to provide a safe and efficient environment. ESM completed performance evaluations for crew members, suggested ways to improve and cultivated challenging opportunities to further develop their strengths. ESM regularly led tailgate safety meetings concerning a wide variety of work-related hazards and issues. FIRE SUPPRESION: ESM supervised 2-5 people as Engine Boss on a type 6 and Type 3 engine. ESM was responsible for Initial Attack suppression operations. ESM ESM developed and executed strategies and tactics for initial and extended attack fires as Incident Commander Type 4. ESM supervised 8-20 people as Squad Boss and acting Crew Boss on a Type 1 Hotshot Crew during all aspects of fire suppression. ESM provided for the safety of his crew by discussing and demonstrating the Ten Standard Fire Orders and Eighteen Watchout Situations. ESM supervised the crew during complex burn out operations as Firing Boss and ensured crew safety throughout. ESM was a Felling Boss and Class B Falle and was responsible for training saw teams concerning safe and productive practices. ESM was responsible for selecting hand line placement and insuring quality and production was meeting incident objectives. ESM was knowledgeable in helicopter operations and safety methods. ESM completed forms and documentation as required to meet various administrative needs. FUELS MANAGEMENT: ESM collected and analyzed fuel samples and participated in stand exams to to provide data for prescribed burns and NEPA documentation. ESM supervised line construction. and fuels prep both prior and during prescribed burns. ESM supervised the crew during thinning projects and the creation of defensible space around high value resources. OTHER DUTIES: ESM managed the district saw cache and was involved in the procurement of equipment and supplies. ESM trained fellow forest service personnel, as well as local fire dept members in Basic Wildland Firefighting, Intermediate Fire Behavior, Fire Operations in the Urban Interface, and Wildland Power Saws. ESM supervised various project work such as fence construction, trail maintenance, facilities maintenance, and campground and sign maintenance. ESM served as an EMS coordinator for the district, which involved procurement of supplies, pre0incident planning and training.
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 second ago78 subscribers more of 2005 Resume of ESM: remember he said in 04'/05' nothing about being an United States Forest Service Forestry Technician (Engine Superintendent) in his applications. NOTHING. However, I hiked with Eric's best friend, and they did some work in Globe, Arizona. So, one would have to fact check and verify because my PRR and FOIA boxes I have not approached some yet so maybe in there. Right now, if one from Globe Ranger District wanna reach me with their feedback, please do...this is what ESM resume stated: GLOBE RANGER DISTRICT FORESTRY TECHNICIAN - ENGINE SUPERINTENDENT April 1998 through September 2000. making $10.44hr. GS-462-05 40 hrs week. Please reach ROBERT SHIRKEY. ESM stated he also served as Squad Boss of an Interagency 20-person Hotshot Crew and was responsible for planning, directing, and monitoring work for his crew. ESM regularly planned and assigned work to subordinates. ESM initiated action to correct deficiencies and insure production and quality of work remained high. ESM resolved employee grievances at the crew level when appropriate. ESM initiated disciplinary action when necessary. ESM strived to create positive working relationships through frequent discussions of ethics and conduct.
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers more of 2005 Resume of ESM: remember he said in 04' nothing on Nesbitt and 05 said he was engine boss so here is the FABRICATION that was fully fact checked and verified for his 2005 resume for this Leadership Position: the following he typed but it is a full blown "LIE", see:ENGINE BOSSJune 2002 to July 2002NESBITT SURFACE SPECIALISTS$12hr40hrs a weekPrivate Type 3 compressed air foam engine. He claimed to supervise three people during all aspects of fire suppression activities.That he developed strategies and tactics to safely and efficiently meet incident objectives. He also stated he completed all necessary documentation and ensured safe arrival and demobilization of crew.WOW, people. none of that above is factual...LIED>>>> Why? I can tell you after my discussions with Human Resources Background Check people they only do specific areas and employment checks was not always the case ...hmmm....????Do you see any certificates yet to make this man a LEADERSHIP POSITION person yet? EMT-B is what we got so far and some work with Steinbrink...???? @Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 second ago78 subscribers
more of 2005 Resume of ESM: remember he said in 04' and 05' he made as an EMT-B 04': $6.50hr. and final salary was $7.33hr and 05' 7.50-11 with Lifeline - Ethan Osgood- Supervisor- and on resume he said $11hr. ESM stated: ESM served as a EMT-B providing pre-hospital emergency care in Prescott and surrounding areas. ESM duties: maintenance, minor repair and op. of ambulance and equipment, daily checks of medical supplies, completion of documentation and reports, assisting Certified Emergency Paramedics on scene, and provided excellent customer service. ESM was skilled in-patient assessment, cervical spine and joint immobilization, diabetic emergencies, environmental emergencies, aggressive airway management and rapid trauma intervention. ESM was skilled in communicating to dispatch and to a base hospital for medical directions. ESM understood the importance of scene safety and body substance isolation during treatment and cleanup of the scene.
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 second ago78 subscribers Now the next documents are his Resume for this Leadership Position in 2005--- you ready for this, folks...we still see NO squad boss data in his file yet but ESM states WORK EXPERIENCE: Squad Boss- PFD Crew 7 April 2003 to present Steinbrink --- ESM states he works for the Wildland Division of the Prescott Fire Dept as a SQUAD BOSS / Acting Captain of Crew 7, a 20 person Type II Initial Attack crew. His duties: supervise Crew 7 during all risk responses including fire suppression, fuels management, rescue/recovery, and environmental emergencies. "Fire Suppression" ESM supervises a 20 person type II Initial Attack hand crew during all aspects of firefighting with LIFE SAFETY being the first priority. ESM continually updated his situational awareness and made appropriate decisions based on the risk management process. ESM utilized the chain of command and the National Incident Management System- NIMS to ensure an effective and timely flow of information. ESM ensured proper triage of residentials area(s) and the effective deployment of personnel to protect high value resources and improvements. ESM oversaw the construction of hand line to ensure proper line placement and quality for maximum effectiveness. ESM continually evaluated fuel types, topography features, weather changes, fire behavior and other factors that influence safety and suppression efforts. ESM supervised burnout/backfire operations as Firing Boss (***yet I do not yet see that certificate in file yet going in chronological order***), ESM coordinated operations for up to four saw teams as a Felling Boss (***yet I do not yet see that certificate in file yet going in chronological order***) ESM was proficient in the use of portable and mobile radios, various hand tools, chain saws, and other specialized equipment used in wildland and structure fire suppression, EMS, hazardous materials, and rescue situations. ESM was skilled in engine operations, ( ***no document showing that***), portable pumps, and deploying hose lays to aid in fire suppression. ESM worked with both fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters to obtain knowledge of current fire behavior and to utilize their suppression and logistic capabilities. ESM supervised mop-up operations by proper containment and control of the fire and also help ensure safety by adhering to the 2:1 work/rest ratio. ESM served as a Crew Boss/Engine Boss and Strike Team / Task Force Leader. ESM was proficient in remaining calm and act decisively in adverse conditions. FUELS MANAGEMENT: ESM supervised Crew 7 during manual reduction in the Prescott area wildland-urban interface. EM worked closely with the property owners to ensure their Firewise objectives were met and to provide excellent customer service. ESM operated a chainsaw and determined which fuels must be removed to provide defensible space around a structure. ESM was also responsible for operating a chipper to reduce the removed brush for removal. ESM communicated to homeowners the importance of fuel reduction on their property in order to protect their structures in the event of a wildfire. ESM strived to educate the public at town meetings and other forums as appropriate. ESM has supervised his crew while participating in prescribed burns. OTHER DUTIES: ESM designed personnel development files and a training program for crewmembers to both enhance their job safety and efficiency and to prepare them for increasing responsibilities. Part of this included adhering to the minimum standards set forth in the Interagency Hotshot Crew Operations Guide for the critical 24 hours of training as well the 80 hours per season. ESM continually observed and evaluated the performance of crewmembers to improve understanding and efficiency, interpersonal relationships, safe practices and welcomed feedback on enhancing his leadership skills. ESM discusses with crewmembers the department and crew standard operating procedures, the Fire Chief's expectation(s), city and state policy(ies), ethics and conduct, and ESM's own personal expectations gained from many experiences as a Hotshot Crewmember and Crew Boss. ESM completed appropriate paperwork concerning crew/fire time, accident and injury reports, defensible space reports, and equipment requisitions. ESM also created many administrative forms for crew use. ESM developed a physical fitness program consistent with the IHC Operations Guide, Dept policy and other federal standards that allow the crew to perform arduous work in extreme conditions for extended periods. ESM was a EMT-Basic. ESM oversaw line medics and also ensure the crew is ready to respond to other EMS situations as needed. ESM had good working knowledge of wildland / urban interface locations throughout the Prescott Basin, local water sources, and geographical features. ESM maintained and repaired vehicles, chipper, chainsaws and hand tools used daily in fire and fuel management operations. @Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers
Now let's look at 2004 jobs and what he says almost 7 months later:2004:copy of ESM job application: August 4, 2004, City of Prescott officially stamped Aug. 4, 2004. ESM stated he had been employed by City of Prescott April 2003 to current as a WF for the Prescott Fire Dept for $12.50 hourly and his boss was Steinbrink. Stated he supervised 1-20 personnel in all aspects of Wildland firefighting and also, fuels reduction and the creation of defensible space in the Prescott basin. Application shows he worked City of Prescott fire dept 4-23-03 to application date but before that he has a gap of employment. Showed he worked Lifeline Ambulance April 2001-January 2003. So a few month gap of zero jobs. Showed he was an EMT-B started at $6.50hr. and final salary was $7.33hr with Lifeline. Application states by ESM that he completed 4 years of college at Appalachian St. University (Boone, NC) (141 Units) (B.S. degree diploma) ESM. I fact checked with all jobs- Sunrise Park Resort stated the application reported 12/98 through 03/01 at $10hr with Denny Walton as a Pro Patroller - they showed no records for him but they remember him visiting the resort but not as an employee. His ex-wife stated they went to the Sunrise Ski Resort (in person, she told me 4-10-23). The Employer said as a visitor not a paid employee. Social Sec. records would be the only area to fact check that. Now almost 7 months later2005: Application states by ESM that he completed 4 years of college at Appalachian St. University (Boone, NC) (141 Semester Hours) (B.S. degree diploma); same as Aug 04', "PAY ATTENTION FOLKS"...Aug 4, 2004 application said he supervised but now it says he went from $12.50hr to $14.50hr. and he is now working for the Wildland Division as a Squad Boss / Acting Captain but where do we yet see in his file the Squad Boss certificate or task book or red card that shows it on Master Record ??? right? 2005 is the first time ESM mentions he is a Squad Boss / Acting Captain of Crew 7. (So 2005 can be recognized as the year they became FUELS CREW - CREW 7.) In 2005 Application the difference in Aug 2004 to Feb 2005 application are he stated he made $6.50 to then $7.33 but on this application is was made a different pay scale so which one is it? 2005 he reported $7.50-$11.00. Now for the false information on 2005 application by ESM and I fact checked and verified fully- Nesbit's Surface Specialist is on record to state he never met nor had ESM as an employee but ESM put that employer down on his application. ??? as an Engine Boss making $12hr June 2002 to July 2002. The employer went back to his payroll files and checked. No. ESM was never employed by him. That is falsifying a leadership job title on his application. I went as far back to the person who in Human Resources did the fact checking...I went deep to make sure and I can state ESM lied on his application in 2005 placing him as a leadership position and he never was according to all the fact checking I did including reaching the Employer and Human Resources. Show less
now in this application, he handwrites he worked "12 seasons as a Wildland Firefighter." He stated he was an "acting Wildland Captain since September 2004." Do we see that in 2003 or 2004 in his file about working 12 fire seasons, no. ???? @Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 second ago78 subscribers
Are you ready for this one...From and including: Wednesday, August 4, 2004 application To, but not including Monday, February 28, 2005 application Result: 208 days It is 208 days from the start date to the end date, but not including the end date.You are seeing the chronological order right ...let's now show JOB RELATED CERTIFICATES:2004:EMT-B (4/99), Class B CDL (5/03), IFSAC FF I and II (2/02). 2005: so it is written TASK FORCE/ STRIKE TEAM LEADER 9/04' ( so let's" pay attention" for that certificate and task book and red card in the file as we go forward), EMT-B almost seven months before ESM put April 1999 and then writes June 1999--- which is it? I have that answer somewhere --- it is in another file where I fact checked all his stuff. IFSAC FF I and II (1/02)- which is it- January or February 02? Pay attention as we are going chronological order ...so, we are missing so far in chronological order this:TASK FORCE LEADER / task book completed, Crew Boss (S-230) / task book completed, Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior (S-290) / task book completed, right? If you see it, let me know...but these are required training to hold that specific position so let's keep going... @Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 second ago78 subscribers
From and including: Wednesday, August 4, 2004 application To, but not including Monday, February 28, 2005 application Result: 208 days It is 208 days from the start date to the end date, but not including the end date.2004 Special Skills: 24wpm Windows, Excell, Peachtree, Lotus, Office, PowerPoint, Peopleware Pro.2005: now it is 30wpm, Windows XP, Office, Peopleware Pro, Peachtree Accounting, BEHAVE--- what is BEHAVE? let me know... it is on the application. @Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 second ago78 subscribers Let's look at the actual 2005 application and compare it to the year before; application in 04', folks: ESM applied for this "City of Prescott Announcement of Employment Opportunity- IN HOUSE. FUELS MANAGEMENT FIELD SUPERVISOR. Wildland Fire Division." which posted February 23, 2005...ESM's application is written by ESM 2-28-05 and it was accepted and received March 2, 05' by City of Prescott. On this application he said he was FF for Prescott Fire Dept. 03-04' and applying for FUELS MANAGEMENT FIELD SUPERVISOR. Show less 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 second ago78 subscribers From and including: Wednesday, August 4, 2004 application To, but not including Monday, February 28, 2005 application Result: 208 days It is 208 days from the start date to the end date, but not including the end date.2004 Professional References: Mike Reardon / Tim McElwee ( who is RiP GMHS Sean Misner's uncle and a person who was a part of the start of the GMHS Fuel Crew- Crew 7.), and Bill Bentz.almost 7 months later...2005 Professional References: Tim McElwee ( who is RiP GMHS Sean Misner's uncle and a person who was a part of the start of the GMHS Fuel Crew- Crew 7.), now we have prominent folks who also possibly were significant who began Crew 7 and or the Arizona Wildfire Incident Management Academy- AWIMA; Don Howard and Marty Cole. Show less 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 19 minutes ago (edited)78 subscribers City of Prescott Announcement of Employment Opportunity- IN HOUSE. FUELS MANAGEMENT FIELD SUPERVISOR. Wildland Fire Division. Pay range: $17.09 to $24.32 which beats the gap in work moment and EMT (Lifeline) @ $6.50-7.33...right? and the Ski Patrol place that said he visited (formally verified Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 at 5:14 PM with Employer) but was not on their payroll. So, we have EMT-B (appx 640 days completed), FUELS MNGT CDL DRIVER (August 1, 04) so far...where now to this posting which we are going to pay attention to the "QUALIFICATIONS" for this position: HS diploma (done) and 2 years of Supervisory experience (so was EMT-B considered "Supervisory" transporting patients and doing paperwork? I really fail to see two solid years of that in his applications or resume) (I say "shelved" not "DONE"--not in files to say he even qualified for this position possibly yet let's keep looking), NWCG red card a minimum of TASK FORCE LEADER task book completed (and in the file there is none for ESM at this year on that. So, another not qualified to even apply for position possibly), possess a valid AZ driver's license. (done), meet NFPA 1001 standards for physical fitness and all we know due to HIPAA no content but physician Dr Halterman was in charge of that action in August 2004. (unknown)...So, folks did you see already in all I provided that ESM had the following required training - task booked: Task Force/ Strike Team Leader (S-330), Crew Boss (S-230), Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior (S-290)??? Let us look at the required knowledge had to be: Procedures, tools, materials, and equipment used in a variety of Wildland fire incidents. Budgetary practices, planning, and managing operations and monitoring programs. Supervisory practices, evaluating, scheduling, and coordination of work activities and projects of work crews. Must be skilled in establishing and maintaining to meet NFPA 1001 standards for physical fitness; able to lift 140 pounds. Sufficient and safely perform duties, operate required vehicles, equipment, and machines; read handwritten and typewritten materials. Sufficient to clearly, concisely, and effectively communicate in person, over the radio, and telephone. Freedom from mental disorders which would interfere with performance of duties as described. (You the people make the assessment as I am giving you his file in chronological order so you "Hiring Fire Leaders" out there- from what I showed you does ERIC SHANE MARSH even qualify to apply? Did it matter about the Task Force Leader as it was part of Quals and required training so at this point his file lacked training - task booked: Task Force/ Strike Team Leader (S-330), Crew Boss (S-230), Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior (S-290)Application must be received by 5pm 3-8-05' - Willis and Jolaine Jackson sign off on this opportunity. STEP ONE dated 4 10 05. 17.0915. How is it April 9, 2003, ESM was Fuels Management that Fire Season (few months) then August 1, 2004, Eric was hired in midst of Fire Season - a Wildland Firefighter - 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 26 minutes ago (edited)78 subscribers Mike Reardon / Tim McElwee ( who is RiP GMHS Sean Misner's uncle and a person who was a part of the start of the GMHS Fuel Crew- Crew 7.), and Bill Bentz. Special Skills: 24wpm Windows, Excell, Peachtree, Lotus, Office, PowerPoint, Peopleware Pro. Certificates for this application mentioned: EMT-B (4/99), Class B CDL (5/03), IFSAC FF I and II (2/02). Accomplishment: Certificate of Achievement - United States Forest Service (no year listed). City employee was checked as how he heard about position signed 8 04 04. Show less 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers copy of ESM job application: August 4, 2004, City of Prescott officially stamped Aug. 4, 2004. ESM stated he had been employed by City of Prescott April 2003 to current as a WF for the Prescott Fire Dept for $12.50 hourly and his boss was Steinbrink. Stated he supervised 1-20 personnel in all aspects of Wildland firefighting and also, fuels reduction and the creation of defensible space in the Prescott basin. Application shows he worked City of Prescott fire dept 4-23-03 to application date but before that he has a gap of employment. Showed he worked Lifeline Ambulance April 2001-January 2003. So a few month gap of zero jobs. Showed he was an EMT-B started at $6.50hr. and final salary was $7.33hr with Lifeline. Application states by ESM that he completed 4 years of college at Appalachian St. University (Boone, NC) (141 Units) (B.S. degree diploma) ESM. I fact checked with all jobs- Sunrise Park Resort stated the application reported 12/98 through 03/01 at $10hr with Denny Walton as a Pro Patroller - they showed no records for him but they remember him visiting the resort but not as an employee. Show less 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers August 1, 2004 ESM was hired as a Wildland Firefighter WF - They took image of his Drivers License and added it 8-9-04 to Payroll Department. Aug 4, 2004 "Welcome to the City of Prescott" Team was sent to ESM. Probationary period would end 8-1-04. 0-4% merit scale payroll increasement. Health Insurance coverage this season began 9-1-04. -Pam Atencio handled this area. CC to Fire guy Paul Laipple. 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers OATH OF OFFICE signed that Eric Shane Marsh solemnly swore and affirmed he supported the Constitution of the United States, the laws of the State of Arizona, and the Charter and laws of the City of Prescott and that he will bear true faith and allegiance to the same and defend them against all enemies, foreign and domestic, and that he would faithfully and impartially discharge the duties of WF of the City of Prescott, according to the best of his abilities so help him God. He signed it 8 1 04 Show less 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 second ago78 subscribers April 7, 2003, Steinbrink signed off for Eric Shane Marsh - ESM - "Temporary Employment Acknowledgement" and what benefits he would not see like health insurance, pd sick leave, pd vacation leave, pd. holidays and other areas as well was ineligible to utilize the grievance appeal process unless it involved specific violation(s) of Federal, State or local laws. We have a firefighter who was close to Steinbrink's son who feels that person could offer more on YHF13' so daily my prayer is just that. So please add that topic into your thoughts and prayers too. Show less 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 second ago78 subscribers OATH OF OFFICE signed that Eric Shane Marsh solemnly swore and affirmed he supported the Constitution of the United States, the laws of the State of Arizona, and the Charter and laws of the City of Prescott and that he will bear true faith and allegiance to the same and defend them against all enemies, foreign and domestic, and that he would faithfully and impartially discharge the duties of FUELS MANAGEMENT of the City of Prescott, according to the best of his abilities so help him God. He signed it 4 - 9 03 Show less 1 Reply @Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers April 7, 2003, ERIC SHANE MARSH - FUELS MNGT CDL DRIVER - signed and stamped received Dec 17, 2003, for no smoking paperwork. 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 second ago78 subscribers 31:42. I have my files in a fireproof waterproof safe bag then safe because I am the only person who requested these files and own them. If you both came and brought your own printer and paper and printer ink --- I would allow just you two to have a copy of Eric Shane Marsh's file. No one else would have it but you two and myself. I will not make copies for anyone. I have done enough in my research on YHF13'. Addressing my health only. However, you can "time stamp" it now, I would allow you a copy of the file which offers more than what is public if you came and did it here with your equipment then I would make that one time offer that I would make the copies here in person for you with your equipment. Show less 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers 31:42- can you name the fire so I can pull up the file on it to fact check and verify. I am going to get Eric's paper file right now. We can review that...k...brb 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers 31:07 sounds like you are talking about Rance not the evaluator and in that--- go back to the 2013 Doce Fire and the events that took place between Marsh and Rance on that fire to understand more the YHF13' moment. More to it than you are able to see publicly. 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers 30:22 are you speaking about Division Z - Zulu Rance Marquez and that meeting on 6-30-13? Please let me know source of that comment on "Evaluators" on YHF13' because I own the most voluminous records and I have all the mens files and GMHS Alumni files so I never saw any evaluator on YHF13' but always here to L E A R N. 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers 30:09 if there is any truth to the movie --- that was what you said --- I was on the Yarnell Fire and I can tell you much is omitted for the Public at Large. 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers 24:27. Minus the radio topic, let us focus to googling by typing: Why did it take seven years for the GMHS GPS Units to finally ... ( yarnell hill fire revelations ) they could have looked when they were in a bad way so why didn't they? 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers 24:07. I encourage you to publicly discuss the fire and IGNORE those rude folks who label it "Armchair quarterback" because they want to lock on SAIT-SAIR details and freedom of speech is why I am LISTENING vs organizing my stuff...you are solid. If I didn't like it ... I would have left already. 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 0 seconds ago78 subscribers I am 21:04 minutes in ... I usually would click "dislike" on monetarized channels talking on YHF13' yet for me to spend my time here versus organizing my docs to place out- I liked your "authenticity" and "personas" so I stayed with you both to listen this far ...let's see if I will stay with ya the full time of the video. Jeff Clark puts out quality radios- Infinity Fire Communications LLC, dba IFC Radios & Safety. 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 3 minutes ago78 subscribers 11:18 wow, Crew Boss. I am shocked people he knew didn't flag that. He was Division "A" - Alpha on the fire I almost died on but 19 did. Eric was Superintendent not Crew Boss of the Crew. He had a dual role that day. 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 23 minutes ago78 subscribers 10:15. The temps were higher than 101. Again certain elevation points - thermal belts --- the temps were very high and I am the desert walker so I had my kestrel that day and highest I recorded was 106. 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 1 hour ago78 subscribers 5:09. Correction. There was one survivor from the Crew but also myself and Tex up on the Weavers with the Granite Mountain Hotshots, June 30, 2013. 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 51 minutes ago78 subscribers 8:26. I was there. Yes, winds changed. However, I own the records for "more" so one must question the Officials and Media ...did they know what I own? Were they (un)intentionally being disingenuous to the Public at Large? Why am I as a daughter of law enforcement and the eyewitness to that fire being asked to Summon in a court setting to have them clarify such? Hmmm. Interesting, they want me to financially do that in a judicial system that has already allowed a glazed narrative(s) ... sound bites we locked on for the Dude Fire that was well televised in 1990 and their story worked with a few whispering truth telling souls since then. Read more 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 26 minutes ago78 subscribers 9:58. The winds. I am the eyewitness who had a Kestrel up on the Weavers on June 30, 2013. Ready. The wind was squirrely at moments. Shifts in the winds, yes. 22mph, yes but even less and more at different sections. Causal factor, possibly. However, what about what is not shown to the Public at Large yet? Outside the wind topic. That needs to be discussed first with us first handers first then families then the Public at Large. Read more 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 43 minutes ago78 subscribers 9:06. The terrain. Please, remember to look at Brian Lauber's image at 4:29pm. It is on my yarnell hill fire revelations blog front page. Remember, to look at that fire image so would you look at that flame length and remember in 15 minutes we see the tragedy occur. Yet, Yavapai County Sheriff's Office documented into inventory something that also requires me to do a Summon in court--- why? When the satellite images tell the story so why would I spend finances on something like that ??? Right. Why do they refuse to do the proper difficult right thing? Read more 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 59 minutes ago78 subscribers 7:30. Incorrect. The Granite Mountain Hotshots were not just "civilians" --- Tex and I would be labelled that word but not the firefighters that perished. They were one of the first Crews attempting to be tied to a Municipal to become a Federal Hot Shot Crew. If you look back on CDF and other regions...speak with Norb Sczcurek retired from Lake Tahoe- there was a question who was truly the FIRST to be tied to a City. To clarify, some of the first discussions of the Crew to become a Fuels Crew first than GMHS/GMIHC. Interesting "key folks" --- some firefighters that were on the deadly Dude Fire June 26, 1990, were significant roles in making the Crew 7. I will state Tex and I were civilians June 30, 2013 on the Weavers with the GMHS but the firefighters were Hotshots prior City Fuels Crew. I own their records and we can walk through each file at a later date if you want to hear their quals and credentials. Read more 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 31 minutes ago78 subscribers 9:37. I own the 911 calls and have firsthand accounts and so please lead us locals how you reported "3:56pm" in this video because we are with the evidence that it was 5:28pm so we want to learn this data of "3:56pm" because there is a Yarnell librarian visitor who showed us yellow and white quads and it was earlier time stamped so you from the other side of the USA says 3:56pm- then I want to LISTEN where your source of information came from on that. Read more 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 37 minutes ago78 subscribers The title of your video- shocked John N. Maclean did not "flag" the video because the "Fire on the Mountain" is his copyrighted 1988 novel. Google his net worth compared to you and me... if I made a title like that it would most likely have been flagged... 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 4 minutes ago78 subscribers 24:07. I encourage you to publicly discuss the fire and IGNORE those rude folks who label it "Armchair quarterback" because they want to lock on SAIT-SAIR details and freedom of speech is why I am LISTENING vs organizing my stuff...you are solid. If I didn't like it ... I would have left already. 1 Reply
@Arizona_Desert_Walker 7 minutes ago78 subscribers I am 21:04 minutes in ... I usually would click "dislike" on monetarized channels talking on YHF13' yet for me to spend my time here versus organizing my docs to place out- I liked your "authenticity" and "personas" so I stayed with you both to listen this far ...let's see if I will stay with ya the full time of the video. Jeff Clark puts out quality radios- Infinity Fire Communications LLC, dba IFC Radios & Safety. 1 Reply
October 13, 2023: Congrats Errol and April- the birth of Clint :)
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October 14, 2023: Today was a relax day. Saw RR. Thank you, RR for the visit. Spent time online with CA, V, K, S for a while chit-chatting. Thank you for all the the interacting. Watched Aurora Teagarden.
I am gonna go through my emails- it went up 5.16 GB this week and I need to go through them.
That is my kind of day.
October 15 Sunday--- RR stopped by...thank you RR for what you did..I won five bucks in a scratch off ticket.
October 16 Monday: Good day and bad day at the same moment.
I never signed a settlement agreement, but I got this letter from the driver's insurance company. ???
I placed inquiry in sending the letter to my lawyer:
at same moment - two retired officers (Yavapai/Maricopa) left message with Scottie looking for me and so this was the best day since Dec 3, 2021.
very healing calls - I did not like airing my accident data to retired friend but other on that call was the one I was alerting him to let him know how can I have a settlement check be issued to lawyer when I never saw the settlement offer???
October 17: I truly give up on external areas assisting on Fire related areas because any time I place out energy, time, funds I am left dry ... I will do my organizing my files and that is it--- Anyone wants to reach me, you should have the past decade. I am fully off for the ne
October 18: Sooooooooooo good to share a convo. with Jackson :)
on my alerts today:
0:37 It's an opportunity to look at our
0:41 Some of them with bad outcomes. These in
0:42 particular. And, look at the decision
0:45 making that went on and, talk about that
0:47 from our own leadership perspectives.
0:49 Learn some leadership lessons along the
0:51 way. Interact with some SMEs and some
0:54 agency leadership throughout the process
0:57 and really learn from each other. And,
0:59 that's, that's the real power of it is we
1:01 look at our own history,
1:03 through the, through the lens of
1:05 leadership and we learn from each other.
1:13 The fire was, was chasing them. And,
1:16 people were telling them, "Hey, you're going to be cut
1:19 For the folks that are associated with
1:21 the incident,
1:22 they're affected by it.
1:35 You can only learn so much from a book,
1:37 you can only learn so much from your own
1:38 personal experiences.
1:40 To evaluate and see other experiences
1:43 and hear other experiences,
1:45 opens, kind of takes you to that 50,000
1:48 foot view, right? Helps you see a larger
1:50 portion of the pie.
1:57 Even walking up this trail took us some
2:00 time to get to the top of the ridge, took
2:02 an hour.
2:03 On a trail, not bush whacking.
2:22 It's always challenging to look at our
2:24 history through a report, right? To go
2:27 walk the ground and really be a part of
2:30 that moment in history. It's a pretty
2:33 powerful lesson in and of itself.
2:35 I hope that those, those moments serve as
2:39 a reflection point for the students on
2:41 how they lead and how they would make
2:44 decisions in their own, their own period
2:47 throughout their career. What are their
2:49 leadership moments? Maybe they've had
2:51 them, maybe they're still coming but,
2:53 everyone's going to have leadership
2:54 moments in their life and how do you
2:56 rise to those occasions?
Disappointed to see that for every person who goes to this video---it is making monies; monetized video ...yet I do all I do for no monies--- to help the Public at Large to gain knowledge to come to a conclusion, but they are making funds off this fluff content... ???
I walked almost one hour and will again later today--- did some legal research and submitted it. Worked on medical appts area. Did my chair exercises and my neck exercises were tough. Draining all over the body but a nice section of my upper chest area is draining...
February 28, 1992, my husband and I left New Jersey for good at 7:23am.
We drove 850 miles first day. 741 Second day. 705 miles 3rd day. and last day 260 miles= 2,556 miles.
October 20, 2023:
Thank you TG / LG- today was my official day I left my property for the first time in 3 months, 20 days, and it felt okay to do so. I reckon some may think that is odd ... but after what I know and own ... not really ...... TG and I worked out...6.57, 9.21, 5.04, 8.28= 30 minutes NordicTrack then we played quadominoes and LG I predicted to win as he was soaring above us by alot then at the end TG was stuck with a lot so that placed me in first at 872 and LG had 785 and TG had 795.
T and RR stopped by ( hot choc and pumpkin pie) and at 1pm: JWB/SHHC/VV
went for a walk:
October 22: I should wipe my mascara off before company arrives...nah....too tired...hee hee...see Tammy:
draining so much fluid ... it sucks... how long have I been draining golden hot liquid?? too long...
leaking from chest and ankles...RR- Agua/talking. Sonny stopped by after 12 (noon)showed his rock finds. I rested today...played with pets. Setting up for a hike this week ...
10-22-23 5:08pm: going through some files...makes me ill to see how the homeowners were disregarded but put the certain folks over a decade in the Media each year...bull crap...they deserve the facts.
Hey Knapp--- how did you think you were excused to JUST USE MY PHOTOS for your HOW MANY lawsuit claim cases of yours? I know my value and I always asked for courtesy credit if ANYONE used my materials.
What happened there? I feel you did a piss poor job knowing what I know and just always wondered was this all set up to end that way in court?
Hey Craig, how well did you know your clients ... seems you knew more about boiler plate 23 pages.
This man, I will leave his name out, but how I am going to speak about the lawsuit claims by abbreviations as follows:
Sesame to Shrine Corridor Areas= S2SCA
Glen Ilah= GI
Peeples Valley= PV
and names will be left out or health conditions will be labelled HIPA
Correction: HIPPA was to be HIPA, but I was distracted and wrote HIPPA:
The following is a S2SCA's account ---
this man is a part of a family some of my family has known some of this family since the 70's and we still keep in touch-
I see him at their family reunion last Nov 2022.
One of their family members was resourced and worked on the YHF13'.
It is a NO topic to speak about that fire...too much hurt since he was disregarded.
Yes, he was disregarded. Shame on the people who felt they did an excellent job on YHF13' and its investigation making made for profit books and such, Media and their omissions and the bogus investigation reports product ??? and the rubbish lawsuits claims phase...
His family were significant long time family roots to this area, so, it is sad to see him lose his possessions.
To see my longtime friend that came to my life when I hiked with Snakeman phase in 09'- we lost her in 2021 at age 90. She lived in "Y'. I was close to her family roots. Originally she was from Wickenburg...she loved to dance and read books. She liked quality music.
Her brother, Jack, I was close with who I watched him die before YHF13' in 2008 and that was very hard for me--- I miss him deeply.
Sonny helped me make new memories...they who were okay to dismiss their claims failed them in the claim process in my humble opinion being long time people to the area and all their contributions over time to these areas. Sadly disregarded.
Her husband (US Navy man) died the same year in 2021 within six months after her.
You will begin to possibly comprehend as I show the claims and my testimony that I knew the towns and the people for a long time as the Arizona Desert Walker [Lois June Porowski (98y.o.-RiP) made me a backpack that said 'Arizona Desert Walker' and it stuck here locally as my nickname ---
I shared in this area, long historical quality memories and I am always going to do my best to avoid another Wildfire to be mismanaged in my area like YHF13'/16' by calling it all to the front on this blog from day one, initial attack, from all areas from locals, and any areas to make sure it is well documented as it is happening...no more omissions allowed here...no more having Yavapai County Sheriff's PRR Supervisor telling me I have to go to a court to summons certain areas that should be just done ethically and morally and the right thing to do...
General Crook's home was burned in the fire in 2013, [not many even know that fact] and I will place the historical notes and documents that on this blog too.
Why didn't the Historians do that for us in the Media? WHy do we have to learn that from microfilms in the Archival records?
Why does the Archival records have to see a housewife from a ghost town doing the research versus the reporters and journalists?
They said noone came researching for the topics I did and you would think the professionals would have, right?....
I question the levels we have in the Media and why are they avoiding doing the difficult right thing?
I have listened to thousands of testimonies and interviews as a housewife where even today some think they gave me firsthand information when I knew what they told me since July 2013, but I was in gathering mode, so, I listened to all of you.
It is funny when they say I gave you soooo much and I don't need credit for it. Yet, they can barely name one item they gave me and when they do they mention a video I have seen as soon as I got back from evacuation. ???
With much confidence, I know this fire more than anyone...I just keep some areas to myself because I am in this to show it in truth and with love not the glazed narratives.
"Y"'s lawsuit claim:
.3 miles from Boulder Springs Trail (BSR)-long time property owner: "GI"- never rebuilt:
Shame on Craig ... boiler plate claims ... what a disrespect to this long-time property owner...
.08 miles from what a landowner stated the firefighters lit on their own land 6-30-13, and I feel this couple are owed firsthand the truth before some others...I will address who should be the first to know the crucial details before others because it was firefighters' actions not the glazed narratives we were fed--- it will be revealed in another's claim that will tie into this claim. This should have never happened. Speak up and tell the truth. Pete the Miner (RiP 19') wrote down for me who was in this area including what Media was in this area at those crucial times. Wendy (RiP- verified his story and Buford (RiP) as well.
10-23-23 3:11pm: Went to TG's - NordicTrack time increments: 15, 8.29, 6.15= 30.34 - very healing and we played "oh shit" --- card game, I won. I think? I think so...3:50pm the health insurance paid me to pay the ambulance?
painful and swollen
bodily flush rash:
in my flush rash blotchy purple black spots:
one foot is inches longer than the other one:
2 properties in "GI" --- two properties that would still be there too --- when homeowner said firefighters burned on his land then when the wind changed then you will understand these areas being gone--- but how come we never get to discuss this in official reports ???
The properties of theirs was near the BSR .25 miles away from the BSR and .21 near Sesame Street.
This lawsuit claim should have went to trial here: