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This section of the Carolina Fire Journal Magazine website collects articles from the Daily Dispatch, North Carolina and South Carolina Dispatch section. The Daily Dispatch is a FREE scan friendly electronic newsletter distributed each weekday. The newsletter features current national and state news and fire service announcements in a format that was designed to meet the needs and interests of the busy fire chief and motivated chief officer. Entry level fire personnel may also benefit by staying connected with fire safety information and other trends in the fire service.

Issue 34.1 | Summer 2019

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Public Information Officer on an Incident Management Team

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Ketamine Pilot Project

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Commitment: It’s not just a word

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It's Time to Start Thinking About a Drone Program

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A Divided Congress: It’s Something that a United Fire Service Can Certainly Overcome

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That rare find ...THE VOLUNTEER

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