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Local Illinois fire departments receive grant money for equipment


(WGEM) - Several local fire departments are getting grants to help buy protective and life saving equipment.

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn announced $2 million will be awarded to 96 fire departments across the state.

Each fire department got up to $26,000. Those in our area were Versailles, Bowen, Hamilton, New Salem, and Spring Creek departments.

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