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The Grundy Center Fire Department purchased a new two-in-one tanker and pumper truck to replace their aging pumper, reports The Grundy Register. The 2005 truck cost $169,000. The department will sell their old 1991 pumper to help cover the expense. Fire Chief Nathan Kappel says the new truck puts the department on track towards their...
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The Prowers County’s new pumper/tanker fire truck has already been out on two recent calls, reports The Prowers Journal. The new pumper/tanker has a 3,000 gallon capacity water tank and can pump at a rate of 1,600 gallons per minute. The county has three holding tanks for water spread out on the plains for reserves. The...