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2014-05-21 23:14:08

3 out of 4 US firefighters are volunteers. Support for Firefighters, Inc.

2013-08-29 23:19:16

Boone County (MO) Fire Protection District (BCFPD) has begun utilizing new mobile technology that locates and dispatches its volunteer firefighters and EMTs to nearby incidents in order to reduce

2011-08-04 10:11:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than $669,000 will be awarded to help firefighters in Pennsylvania's rural communities guard against the threat of fires in forests and other undeveloped areas, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Richard J.

2010-10-13 10:45:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Every day, millions of people count on volunteer and rural community fire units to protect them and their property. More than 825,000 volunteer and small town firefighters do their jobs mostly without recognition and often without the latest equipment or training.


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edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
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