Posts Tagged “Emergency”

Local writer documents history of EMS services

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Local writer documents history of EMS services

Local writer documents history of EMS services Writer, celebrated investigator and Reavis High school graduate Paul Ciolino has penned a new book that documents the creation of the public paramedic system, EMS, which has saved countless lives since it was implemented in 1972 Originally published in the Des Plaines Valley News, Southwest News-Herald, The Regional…

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OFPD approves hiring of nine firefighters

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OFPD approves hiring of nine firefighters

The Orland Fire Protection District approves hiring of nine firefighters; presents Citizens Award and receives recognition from Muscular Dystrophy Association at board meeting The Orland Fire Protection District (OFPD) board of trustees voted Tuesday to approve the hiring of nine firefighters. The proposed hirings will be supervised by the OFPD Board of Fire Commissioners who…

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Orland Fire Senior’s group explores tips for staying healthy

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Orland Fire Senior’s group explores tips for staying healthy

Orland Fire Senior’s group explores tips for staying healthy More than 80 seniors attended a luncheon organized by the Orland Fire Protection District’s Senior Advisory Council (SAC) to discuss tips on staying healthy. Fire Prevention Bureau Supervisor Mike Ercoli and Public Education Director Betsy Dine led a discussion on the importance of staying active, understanding…

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