Volunteer firefighters provide a great service to our community
This week is Fire Prevention Week and the theme is “Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!” Firefighters help keep our community safe with fire safety education. The department suggests households develop a plan and practice together. Springfield firefighters are pictured — front, from left: Brian Fuhrmann, Kyle Veenstra, Josh Gramentz, Gabe Salonek, Nick Fast, Victor Thatcher, Dale Knutson, Chetter Bisel, Randy Wendt and Steve Hornick. Back: Cody Groebner, Assistant Chief Tim Gramentz, Brian Veenstra, Chief Chuck Baumann, Chris Gartner, Paul Simonson, Doug Walton, Jason Fenger, Travis Wendt, Dan Domeier, Jeff Christensen, Joel Pingeon, Todd Windschitl, Jeff Weisensel and Scott Johnson. Look for more fire safety information and pictures inside this newspaper.