Canada Post honours firefighters

Representatives of Canada Post presented Fire Chief Simon Almond with an enlargement of a special stamp issued to honour firefighters across Canada. The representatives included Scott Wade, Jamie Loreth and Keri Thirsk. Canada Post unveiled a series of five stamps to honour all emergency responders, including police, EMS, the Canadian Armed Forces and search and rescue personnel. Fire Prevention Week was marked from Oct. 7-13 across Canada, and the Weyburn Fire Department is holding an open house at the fire hall from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., including a barbecue and demonstrations.

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