Atkinson Fire Receives Safety Jackets

Courtesy photo Larry Kennedy The Atkinson Firefighters and Atkinson Emergency Technicians (EMTs) were presented with high-tech specialized safety colored jackets, passed by Federal law and approved by the Department of Transportation (DOT). The jackets were given by members of the Atkinson Lions Club at the fire station, located at 1 Academy Ave. Pictured, from left, John Little, firefighter; Al Goldstein, Lion and past district governor; Chris Winchell, firefighter; Sam Haselton, firefighter/EMT; Matt Leary, firefighter/EMT; Atkinson Fire Chief Brian Murray; Ron LeBlanc, King Lion; Bob Gustafson, District Gov. 44-H; Dick Magoon, Lion; Allen Phair, Lion; Joe Busby, Lion; Skip Fales, Lion; and Fran Dileo, Lion.