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dloudermilk says...

WOW, I would disagree with your statement above and would like to state the facts. Fire departments have regular daily maintenance and duties to perform, fire safety inspections, plus training to accomplish during the day, along with responding to calls for service. It is true that the stations do have beds that allow fire fighters to sleep at night until a call comes in. In Walla Walla, the firefighters weren't allowed in bed before 9 pm. Sometimes they might get 4 or 5 hours of sleep but generally in Walla Walla with the high volume of medical calls it is common to only get an hour or two of sleep while on duty for 24 hours. It varies day to day and night to night depending on call volumes. I grew up on the television show Emergency , but television is usually a long way from reality.

dloudermilk says...

What are you talking about I haven't taken a job with the PD. I am retired

dloudermilk says...

You are right George, just like you were about me running to the city for a job and not waiting for one at the county to open. NOT! Yes Turner does have a lot to do with the letters and posts that highlight his experience, education and far superior qualifications that he possesses to do the job as Sheriff. His campaign issues he brought out in his first run have been met , your candidate hasn't put any issues on his website to tell us what he wants to do other than go back to tweek the shifts that the membership of the union apparently don't want because there hasn't been any word from the union that they are concerned with the 12's. So far there have been several employees from the S.O. who have come out in support of the Sheriff , where are Coopers' supporters among the workforce. As far as your statement above about deputies responding to every call inside the city without being asked, well that isn't exactly true either. All you have to do is listen on the radio and hear that city officers as well as College Place officers responding to help out in the county with backup when needed as well, so it is like mutual aid. It's safer for all involved, no matter where the aid is recieved, isn't it. Maybe why the deputies are always in town is because there office/headquarters is in the middle of the city. I will take the word of someone who uses their name and is not afraid to be identified as opposed to someone who makes anonymous accusations. Ok I am standing by for your barrage.

dloudermilk says...

Hey George, you should make sure you know who you are talking to , or about before you spout off trying to make some irrelevent point.
I went to work for the fire department 21 years ago for better career opportunities.

On Letter - Proud to serve with Sheriff Turner

Posted 3 September 2014, 5:18 p.m. Suggest removal

dloudermilk says...

at least Mr Sams uses his real name

On Letter - Sheriff Turner changes with the times

Posted 3 September 2014, 5:09 p.m. Suggest removal

dloudermilk says...

Thanks Deputy Johnson for your views on YOUR work place and being open with the community. Sheriff Turner is best qualified for the job.

On Letter - Proud to serve with Sheriff Turner

Posted 1 September 2014, 9:28 a.m. Suggest removal

dloudermilk says...

This site needs to have a coming out party so we can see who all these fictitious mud slingers are, Mr Tinstar for one. I personally am tired of nameless people throwing stones.

dloudermilk says...

Thank you Deputy Watson for your opinion on who would make the best Sheriff. Hopefully more deputies can come forward and express support for the candidate of their choice and let the public know. I understand their reluctance in doing so however.

dloudermilk says...

Credit to the citizens of Prescott and Waitsburg for seeing the need for a pool and supporting it. I don't think the people of Waitsburg , Prescott, Burbank, or Touchet should have to pay to support a Walla Walla pool other than admission fees. It would be more fair if the citizens of the urban growth area, or Walla Walla and College Place School District area pay taxes to build it.

dloudermilk says...

what do you mean it wasn't edited, there were sections cut out by the raisen bran commercials. The edited video you speak of was great quality by the way. Ok
Walla Walla, I am sure we've all heard enough from the candidates, lets spend our time now filling out the ballot and choosing a sheriff, which ever one that is. just vote.