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Farmers & firefighters excited about new soybean product

Farmers and firefighters are excited about a soybean-based firefighting foam that would replace existing products made with forever chemicals. Pat Mulooly with the Wisconsin Soybean Marketing Board is in Dalton, Georgia, where Cross Plains Solutions demonstrated the foam product they developed. “There is... Read More.

Kansas Firefighters Receive $16.8 million from Kansas Insurance Department

TOPEKA, Kan. – Kansas Insurance Commissioner Vicki Schmidt, today, announced, that the Kansas Insurance Department has made its annual distribution to local Firefighter Relief Associations (FRAs). Pursuant to the Kansas Firefighters Relief Act, $16,863,037.79 has been distributed among 554 local FRAs throughout the state.“Firefighters... Read More.

Hutchinson Firefighters Work E Bigger Fire Late Wednesday

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Hutchinson Firefighters responded to the 100 block of E Bigger St. late Wednesday for the report of a structure fire. The first arriving crews encountered a single-story home with heavy fire showing from the front.An interior search turned up with no... Read More.

Hutchinson Firefighters Busy, Work 4 Fires Tuesday Night

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Hutchinson firefighters responded to four separate structure fires Tuesday evening.The first call came at 5:37 p.m. for the report of a residential home with smoke coming from the rear at 715 E 56th Ave. Crews performed an aggressive interior attack and... Read More.