Seward Fire Dept Under Fire For Poker Tournaments
State officials say a fire department in Westmoreland County raised thousands of dollars through illegal gambling.
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- Gun Show at West Potsdam Fire Department Bingo Hall February 21 and 22
- Beer at the Fire Hall
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- County Fire Station Wins Poker Tournament at Fire Fighter Appreciation Day in Morongo Valley
- Local Fire Dept. President Accused Of Fixing Bingo Game
- Attorney Accused Of Illegally Running Charity Poker Games
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