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Retired Prince Albert firefighter made chief for a day as part of 90th birthday surprise

By Jayda Taylor, Prince Albert Daily Herald   

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Nov. 14, 2023, Prince Albert, Sask. – Prince Albert’s Arthur Peterson never misses an opportunity for coffee and good conversation. He’s been retired from the city’s fire department for 33 years. Every year on the anniversary of his start date – Aug. 23, 1956 – he joins current members for coffee. It’s also a regular meetup during the holidays, or whenever he just wants to relive the memories of the job. Prince Albert Daily Herald reports. | READ MORE

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