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Fireman honored for heroic actions

During the holiday season it’s time to hold family closer. It’s also a great time to recognize selfless acts. The Michigan Association of Fire Chiefs recently honored a Yankee Springs officer – that’s in Barry county. He made sure one family stayed together this Christmas.
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Police say it ‘tis the season to be careful about fires

The holidays bring people together for family meals, warm fireplaces and tree lights, but police say all of those things can increase the risk of fires.

Michigan State Police said most home fires happen in the winter. U.S. Fire Administration data shows that in Michigan, most residential fires last year occurred in December and February. Continue reading