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Department of the Year: Standing against the new Squad 78, Kenton Firefighters Jason Conley, Grant Schroeder, and Tate Peterson show off their new award.

The Kenton Fire Department has won one of the Department of the Year awards from Lima Memorial Hospital at their annual EMS Banquet. According to Firefighter/Medic Gabe Sutton, The award is based on criteria set by the hospital’s EMS Coordinator, and the Department’s Medical Director, Dr. Todd Brookens.


The Department has recently taken on the role of providing EMS to the City of Kenton and the surrounding area with the recent purchase of squad 78.


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FF/Medic Sutton said that the department “[strives] to provide the best service possible to the residents of Kenton, surrounding townships, and communities.”