Deal saves firemen's U.S. gear

Pollution waiver a relief for state

Posted: July 10, 2014 at 4:37 a.m.

After an outcry from rural firefighters, the federal government announced Wednesday that it will exempt surplus military vehicles and generators from emission standards, making them available again to fire departments.

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