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Five departments credited with saving Kensal elevator

December 4, 2013 in Uncategorized

KENSAL — A daylong fire Tuesday at Kensal Farmers Elevator resulted in limited structural damage thanks to the efforts of five fire departments, according to Dave Kramer, chief of the Kensal Fire Department.
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Man rescued from grain bin near Webster

December 29, 2011 in The Daily Republic

ABERDEEN (AP) Authorities say rescue crews pulled a man from a grain bin full of corn near Webster. Continue Reading

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Going against the grain: Tube device aids in bin rescues

September 15, 2010 in INFORUM

In less than two seconds, the once-level foundation of grain gave way, and tiny kernels became a huge wave of pressure immobilizing my legs and turning the view of the crowd into a claustrophobic yellow tunnel.
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