A Volunteer Firefighter Shortage Across South Dakota

Mar 26, 2017 |
A Volunteer Firefighter Shortage Across South Dakota

Flandreau, SD There’s a need for more volunteer firefighters in South Dakota. Several volunteer fire departments across the state are having trouble hiring and retaining workers. Justin Krull has been Flandreau’s Volunteer Fire Chief for eight years now. For him, it’s not about the money. He’s always loved helping others. “There’s no pay in the volunteer status side of it…. so solely here to help the community… help people out when there is a need,” Krull said. Only, it’s hasn’t been
See all stories on this topic

GOP Struggles To Govern Despite A Monopoly In Washington

The Republican Party of “no” for Democrat Barack Obama’s eight years is having a hard time getting to “yes” in the early Donald Trump era. The unmitigated failure of the GOP bill to replace Obamacare underscored that Republicans are a party of upstart firebrands, old-guard conservatives and moderates in Democratic-leaning districts. Despite the GOP monopoly on Washington, they are pitted against one another and struggling for a way to govern. The divisions cost the party its best chance to fulf
See all stories on this topic

Posted in: Uncategorized

Comments are closed.