AFD Explorers extinguish 20 teams at state fair
If you can't stand the heat...you're not an Explorer.
As the sun blasted Minnesota State Fairgoers in 90 plus degree temperatures, Alexandria Fire Department Explorers suited up in firefighter gear in the intense heat to execute and excel in skills tests. The 2013 AFD Explorers earned fourth place in the 15th annual Governor's Fire Prevention Day Explorer competition in St. Paul.
Alexandria Fire Chief Jeff Karrow said the group far exceeded his expectations.
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