Columbia County Fire Company Gets Grant To Help Fight Wildfires

The state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) has announced help for some Pennsylvania volunteer fire companies—including one in Columbia County. DCNR spokesman Terry Brady says 132 fire companies will receive grants totaling nearly $620,000 to help fight wildfires. Brady says the money can be used for equipment, clothing and training. Catawissa Hose Company #1 is getting a $3,100 grant.