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Hays fire chief honoured for years of service

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By Nikki Jamieson Vauxhall Advance njamieson@tabertimes.com Jim Yaroslawsky works hard volunteering at his local fire department, and now he has the medal to prove it. The Hays Fire Chief has been awarded the Fire Services Exemplary Service Medal, for serving over 20 years with the Hays fire department. "It's a federal award given out to volunteer freighters that have donated or volunteered their time for… Read More »

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Hays fire chief honoured for years of service

By Nikki Jamieson Vauxhall Advance njamieson@tabertimes.com Jim Yaroslawsky works hard volunteering at his local fire department, and now he has the medal to prove it.… Read More »

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