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Annual Fire Ops Training shows daily work of a firefighter

Fire Ops Training 101 is an annual event by the International Association of Firefighters that gives the public a glimpse into the daily life of firefighters. Policy makers and public officials are taken through six real-life fire training exercises to bring awareness and understanding to fire department needs throughout the state.

High school students get glimpse into future careers

Nicholas May loves to cook. Currently a senior at Rivers Edge High School in Richland, May dreams of joining the Navy and working as a chef while in the service. May and his classmates got to learn about potential careers Thursday morning as Rivers Edge hosted its 2nd annual Launch Day.