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Grass Valley FD Gets $8800 Grant

The Grass Valley Fire Department has just received a grant worth more than eight thousand dollars…

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Chief Mark Buttron says they just received the check earlier this week (March 31), and although he hasn’t actually spernt the money, yet, he’s ordered a bunch of stuff…

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Also lapel microphones for radio communication, a chain saw for rescue operations and roof ventilation, and a wireless gateway for wi-fi communication. Buttron says they have to re-apply for the grant every year, but they have gotten it several times before…

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The grant program has directed over 125-thousand dollars in grants to fire departments across the western United States.

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