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Sept. 28, 2020Ames, Iowa |  By: Jim Faris

Iowa DNR offering rural fire grant

AMES, Iowa - The Iowa Department of Natural Resource's Forestry-Fire Program has made money available to rural fire departments in the state, with a 50% reimbursement grant.

Wildland Fire Supervisor with Iowa DNR Gail Kantak told KXCV/KRNW that departments fighting wildfires should apply because of what the funding assists with.

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Applications are due on October 15. More information and the grant application are available at