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Firefighters Train in Bayshore

Firefighters from Central Mason Fire & EMS, Mason County Fire District 6 (Union Fire Department) and Mason County Fire District 11 participated in live fire training Saturday at a house next to the former Bayshore Golf Course. Tim McKern, Central Mason Fire & EMS Chief, explained the purpose of the training for MasonWebTV Powered by HCC.

To provide water for this training, firefighters ran hoses from a hydrant on the west side of Highway 3 between John’s Creek and John’s Prairie Road to the house at 2480 State Route 3, which is more than 900 feet.

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Live Fire Training Saturday in Bayshore

Central Mason Fire & EMS will have a training burn Saturday, April 22, 2017. Firefighters will be lighting an old building on fire around 9:30 am. The donated building is the old Bayshore Golf Course groundskeeper housing located at 3480 State Route 3. The building is derelict and needs to be razed.

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Practice Burn Saturday

practice burn pastCentral Mason Fire & EMS will be conducting a Training Burn Saturday at 541 E Pickering Road. The purpose of the Training Burn is to give firefighters a chance to practice their skills and to maintain proficiency. According to a news release, practice burns are a “very controlled evolution to ensure life safety of all participants and to minimally impact surrounding citizens.”

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