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Fire School goes against grain
Times photo: Tere Dunlap Brian Larson, Stateline Farm Rescue instructor, far left, checks on Tracey Raditt, Salem township, Kenosha County, firefighter, in the rescue tube Saturday at the M.E.R.I.T. Center. Raditt volunteered to play the victim in a hands-on training session for the grain bin and auger rescue class at the Monroe Fire School Aug. 13-15. Waiting for the signal to continue are his firefighter classmates, clockwise from left, Bobby Meeks, Lyons, Wis.; Rob Hudson, Morrison, Ill.; Clayton Tuma, Shabbona, Ill.; Wes Haan, Morrison, Ill., and, far right, Chris Coplien, Monroe.
Farm rescue techniques part of training offered