Vainuku sworn in as Blue Lake Volunteer Fire Department Chief

BLUE LAKE, Calif. (KIEM) – Blue Lake Volunteer Fire Department honored multiple firefighters and swore in a new fire chief.

During the ceremony, Ed Jones was recognized for his 35 years of service and Nathan Sailor was named firefighter of the year. After being announced as the new fire chief in June, David Vainuku was officially sworn in. The event was catered and consisted of awards and the badge pinning ceremony.

Vainuku will be the new Blue Lake Fire Chief effective September 15.