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Wed February 26, 2014
Mass. Fire Chief To Reluctantly Retire, Nearly Six Decades After First Call
The fire chief of a small town in Franklin County, Massachusetts, is retiring at the end of the month.
While that might not be big, headline news, Everett Ricketts’ tenure at the Wendell Fire Department is nothing to dismiss – 57 years, 38 of them as chief.