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The RDNO’s Fire Hall, BX Fire Rescue, recently purchased a brand new fire truck which made them assess what to do with their existing truck, reports iHeartRadio. Usually, the fire truck would be posted on BC Bid and auctioned off to private companies or other government agencies. This time, however, the RDNO and the Okanagan...
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Borough council voted to move forward with the purchase of a new Seagrave pumper truck, reports Press & Journal. The 2020 Seagrave Marauder II Custom Engine has a total price tag of $689,868. Including the pumper, the three rigs have a combined estimated replacement cost of $4.3 million, fire officials told council in late 2017.
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Five months after a Saugatuck firefighter lost his young daughter to brain cancer, the department is honoring her memory with an inscription on one of their fire trucks, reports Holland Sentinel. The sticker that now adorns engine 2112 reads, “In memory of Avery June Betts, superhero, 2011-2019.” Fire Board member Dan Fox brought the idea...
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A number of items were stolen from a Columbus Division of Fire truck while it was parked outside a grocery store, reports NBC 4i. The following items were taken: 2 Stihl circular saws: TS 500 / TS 700 with dax blade 1/2″ Milwaukee drill. In box with drill bit set Tool box with miscellaneous tools...