Firefighter Honoured for 40 Years Service

A pair of monumental milestones were celebrated at the Mundare National Hall over the weekend

Dignitaries, past and present firefighters, and members of the community gathered at the Mundare National Hall over the weekend to celebrate 100 Years of Mundare Fire and Rescue, while a member of the crew received recognition for his years of commitment.

The Lieutenant Governor of Alberta, Lois Mitchell, attended the celebration to award Dale McCarty his "40 Years of Exemplary Fire Service" Medal.

McCarty talks about what it's like to be both a volunteer firefighter for 40 years while holding down a regular 9-to-5 job.

McCarty added that without his family, reaching the 40-year mark wouldn't have been possible.

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