By Tammy Moore Teague Two local rural volunteer fire departments will receive wildfire suppression kits this year. Both departments, Northwest Scott and Sugarloaf-Slaytonville, will receive the kits containing lightweight wildfire-resistant personal protective equipment, hand rakes, back-pack water pumps, and leaf blowers. In a press release from Arkansas Agriculture Department's Forestry Commission (AFC), "The rural fire […]
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