Fire departments throughout St. Lawrence County to recruit volunteers April 26
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 11:45 am

Fire departments throughout St. Lawrence County are holding open houses to recruit new volunteer firefighters on April 26 and 27. There will be tours, demonstrations and question-and-answer sessions with fire personnel. A news release from the St. Lawrence County Fire Chiefs Association says volunteer firefighter numbers have dwindled in recent years.

April 26:

• Colton, Edwards, Hopkinton-Fort Jackson, Morley and Russell fire departments, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

• Heuvelton and DeKalb Junction fire departments, noon to 4 p.m.

• Renssaeler Falls fire department, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• North Lawrence fire department, noon to 3 p.m.

• Hannawa Falls fire department, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Norwood fire department, 1 to 4 p.m.

• Edwards fire department, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

April 27:

• Hermon fire department, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• West Potsdam fire department, noon to 4 p.m.

• DeKalb Junction fire department, noon to 4 p.m.

• Hannawa Falls fire department, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.