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Legislative effects still uncertain locally

Since the chaotic end to the 2024 legislative session on May 19, folks back at home have been trying to figure out exactly what it all means.

Local ambulance services expect to see some of the short-term emergency aid for rural EMS, but exactly how much is still uncertain.

Steve Risacher, who serves on the board for the Cromwell-Wright Area Fire District, said they’re pleased something passed, but they still don’t know what it involves for the ambulance service there. How to gain access to it, and what it’s going to be used for, is still pending.

“We’re excited about it, and hopefully it will...

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