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Fire Destroys Home; Family Searching for Pets

BY MELANIE WADE – Potter Volunteer Fire Department called for mutual aid from Shady Grove and Hatfield Volunteer Fire Departments around 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 11, to a structure fire atop a wooded hill on Highway 375 West. The structure appeared to be fully engulfed as they responded and firefighters battled the blaze for some time, responding again early ...

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Potter Volunteer Fire Department Hosts Fish Fry/Ribbon Cutting

BY MELANIE BUCK – The Potter Fire Department held their annual fundraising fish fry on Saturday, May 6th. The difference this year – they held it in their new 3,000 sq. ft. facility. The new department includes three bays to hold their equipment, which includes two engines, a tanker, and three brush trucks. It also houses a training/meeting room, an ...

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Potter VFD Responds to Chicken House Fire

BY MELANIE BUCK – Potter Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire this morning on Hwy. 375 West, Potter. The fire originated inside of a chicken house owned by Chad Voelkel. Voelkel said the fire started in a heater that hangs from the ceiling. Fortunately, the heater fell to the floor of the chicken house, which kept the blaze from ...

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