We will be publishing FireWatch once a month this year and hope you enjoy the stories we found interesting enough to provide links for. If you have any comments please do not hesitate to share them with us.
Research carried out at the Nationwide Children's Hospital in Ohio has shown sleeping children under twelve are three times more likely to wake up to a recording of their mother's voice than to a high-pitched beeping alarm.
Ernie Polsom, FireWise Consulting Associate said, before the municipal election on October 20, that Creston area voters are in a better position to make an informed decision on a borrowing referendum for a new fire hall than they were before the previous referendum that failed. The borrowing referendum passed with 1,298 in favour of borrowing for a new fire hall and 874 against.