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The investment in installing propane and new props at Lakeland College Emergency Training Centre means enhanced training scenarios and more practice time for all firefighter students.
By Emilie Raguso, The Modesto Bee, Calif. Jun. 26--Firefighters in the Stanislaus National Forest are using the Tuolumne River like a "giant fire engine," pumping water from it to slow the spread of a fire that has been burning on the river's north slope since Saturday, authorities said.
- a slit in a tire to drain away surface water and improve traction.