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Fire Prevention Safety Message from La Plata Volunteer Fire Department
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By Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith
March 7, 2017

Fire Prevention Officer Emmet O'Hare, with the La Plata Volunteer Fire Department, reminds us that it's a good time to check your smoke detector.


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