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Sunrise: police officer, public works full time

by Janet Dabbs The Sunrise Beach Board of Trustees approved moving Sunrise Beach Police Department’s part-time officer Pete Fox to full-time at their Monday, March 11 board meeting. The department currently employs three full-time officers, including Fox, Police Chief Jeff Campbell, and officer Larry Deves. Retired Marshal Jerry Peters serves the department on a part-time

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Rural FPD firefighters are to receive training

Facilities The new Fujitsu Mini Split heating system at Station 1 is “working great,” according to Towles. Towles is still looking into options regarding placement of a donated water tank at Station 2. There was a leak reported on the ridge cap at Station 1 from melting snow. Vehicles/Equipment Towles is writing specifications for a

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Workers with RC Contractors finish

Workers with RC Contractors finish tearing out old sidewalk, left, and begin preparations for pouring a new sidewalk Tuesday, March 19 on Fisher Street in front of Hawthorn Dance and Gymnastics. A retaining wall under the exterior wall of the building had to be built and reinforced beams installed for stability and to support. The

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Wind power

Fire and police personnel, left, responded Thursday morning, March 14 to a power pole that had snapped at the base on Gunn Road in Versailles because of high winds. The power lines were holding up the pole. A utility crew from Co-Mo Electric Cooperative, right, later installed a new pole and transferred the lines. (photos

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