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CANCELLED: Marion Freedom Day

Regretfully, Marion Freedom Day (our community's 4th of July parade-carnival-BBQ that our fire department hosts) is cancelled. A majority of the Marion Fire District's Board of Directors decided to cancel the event, because of COVID-19. Hopefully, conditions will improve enough that we will have the event next year. We will still draw raffle winners' tickets… Continue reading CANCELLED: Marion Freedom Day

4th of July Event Committee Meeting

We are looking for volunteers from the community-at-large to help and participate in this year's event on Independence Day. We're especially hopeful to get more participants in the parade that can create/pull a decorated float or drive a classic car. There's a committee meeting tomorrow (5 PM on June 3rd) at the main fire station… Continue reading 4th of July Event Committee Meeting

2020 Board of Directors

We welcome Pirjo Appling to our board of directors. She was elected by acclamation at our December business meeting. Pirjo will serve as the Auxiliary's president—replacing Victoria Williams who chose not to run for reelection. (Thanks, Victoria, for your leadership and service!) Secretary Carolyn Hurst and Treasurer Janine Presson were reelected.