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         Nash Hill Road Fire, Williamsburg - GFD - 03/03/2004
         Fire strikes again in Williamsburg - Country Journal - 12/16/2004
         Hatfield Structure Fire - GFD - 01/24/2005
         Crescent Street Fire, Northampton - GFD - 11/06/2005
         Hilltown firefighters complete training - Gazette - 03/30/2006
         Fire claims Ashfield home, barn - Recorder - 06/02/2006
         Hilltown Fire Chief Ends Reign - Gazette - 06/29/2006
         Chief Steps Down - Republican - 06/30/2006
         Morning blast destroys house - Gazette - 07/05/2006
         Gas suspected in blast - Gazette - 07/06/2006
         Nieghbors are first responders - Gazette - 07/06/2006
         Four hospitalized after crash in Williamsburg - GFD - 07/12/2006
         Four hospitalized after crash - Gazette - 07/12/2006
         Explosion Levels Home - Country Journal - 07/13/2006
         Cause of crash probed by police - Republican - 07/13/2006
         Crash illustrates coordinated response - Gazette - 07/13/2006
         Crash injures Boy Scout camp staff - Gazette - 07/14/2006
         Goshen First Town in State With Woman as Fire Chief - Republican - 08/23/2006
         Goshen has a first in new Fire Chief - Gazette - 08/23/2006
         Woman named 1st Fire Chief - Republican - 08/24/2006
         More women have hot job - MWDN - 08/26/2006
         Labrie takes helm - CJ - 08/31/2006
         Deep thanks offered to Chief Dresser - Gazette - 10/23/2006
         Event Honors Fran Dresser - Country Journal - 10/26/2006
         Jaws training destroys 4 cars - GFD - 11/21/2006
         Area Police News - West Street Accident - Gazette - 11/21/2006
         Black Ice Forces Closure of Route 9 - GFD - 11/26/2006
         Black Ice Causes Multi-car Accident - Country Journal - 11/30/2006
         Firefighters Train on Jaws of Life - Country Journal - 11/30/2006
         Chief attends flammable liquids training - GFD - 12/04/2006
         Prospect Street Fire in Northampton - GFD - 12/11/2006
         Elderly man critical after Northampton fire - Republican - 12/11/2006
         Blaze Injures 'Hamp Man, 90 - Republican - 12/12/2006
         Santa rides to town on 56-E1 - GFD - 12/20/2006
         Redeem Your Cans and Help Save History - GFD - 12/21/2006
         2006 Stories
         Local Firefighters Warm Up to Wood Stoves - GFD - 01/02/2007
         Reflections on 2006 - Country Journal - 01/04/2007
         New Burning Procedures Implemented - Country Journal - 01/25/2007
         Freezing Rain Brings Tree Down on Power Lines - GFD - 01/16/2007
         Hawley Street Fire Leaves 5 Homeless - GFD - 01/19/2007
         Hawley Street Fire in 'Hamp Leaves 5 Homeless - GFD - 01/19/2007
         9 Departments Work to Save Conway Home From Fire - GFD - 02/09/2007
         Accident Hits Close to Home - GFD - 02/22/2007
         Early Morning Car Accident Hits Close to Home - GFD - 02/22/2007
         Whale Inn Corner Scene of Nighttime Accident - GFD - 02/23/2007
         Search & Rescue Teams Fan Out in the Goshen Town Hall - GFD - 02/24/2007
         Chief Addresses Girl Scouts - GFD - 03/12/2007
         Late Winter Snow Brings Local Travel to a Halt - GFD - 03/16/2007
         Two Car Accident Closes Down Route 9 - GFD - 03/21/2007
         Car Collides with Truck - Route 9 Closed - GFD - 03/21/2007
         Easter Morning Fire Destroys Duplex - GFD - 04/08/2007
         Easter Morning Fire Destroys Duplex - GFD - 04/08/2007
         Fire displaces two in Westhampton - Gazette - 04/27/2007
         DUI Driver Shears Pole on Route 9 - GFD - 05/01/2007
         Chief Makes Case for New Engine - GFD - 05/14/2007
         Goshen to Vote on $2.2M Budget - Gazette - 05/18/2007
         Town Budget Passes in Goshen - Gazette - 05/21/2007
         60th Annual Chesterfield 4th of July Parade - GFD - 07/04/2007
         Hilltowners Graduate Mass. Firefighter Academy - Country Journal - 07/05/2007
         U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security Awards Grant - GFD - 07/25/2007
         Goshen Lands $325K U.S. Grant - Gazette - 07/28/2007
         Bringing Incident Command Training Home - GFD - 07/28/2007
         In Our Opinion: Dithering on Security - Gazette - 08/07/2007
         Departments Work Together to Make the Cummington Fair S.A.F.E. - GFD - 08/24/2007
         Motorcycle vs. Moose - Moose Wins - GFD - 09/18/2007
         Lions Club Holds Safety Day - GFD - 09/22/2007
         Dustin Culver Promoted to Lieutenant - GFD - 09/25/2007
         '37 Dodge Bell Comes Home - GFD - 09/29/2007
         Training Exercise - Using Large Diameter Hose - GFD - 10/02/2007
         Fall Fundraiser Turns Autumn Colors Green - GFD - 10/07/2007
         Ghosts and Goblins Make Their Way to Haunted Firehouse - GFD - 10/30/2007
         2 Bids for Goshen Fire Truck - Gazette - 11/28/2007
         Goshen Fire Put Out - Gazette - 12/13/2007
         A Burning Need for Help - Gazette - 12/15/2007
         In our opinion: Providing fire protection - Gazette - 12/20/2007
         Car Fire Destroys Garage - Gazette - 12/31/2007
         2007 Stories
         A new approach is required - Gazette - 01/07/2008
         Woman injured in crash in center of Goshen - Gazette - 01/09/2008
         After fire, man hopes to return to his home - Gazette - 01/09/2008
         Fire Chief touts 'binoculars on steroids' - Gazette - 01/11/2008
         Fire Department News - Country Journal - 01/10/2008
         Above and Beyond - Country Journal - 01/10/2008
         Sleeping Driver Crashes into Barn then Takes out Pole - GFD - 01/18/2008
         Fire Guts Goshen Home - Country Journal - 01/24/2008
         Firefighter hurt - Gazette - 01/21/2008
         House can't be saved - Gazette - 01/22/2008
         Crane vs. Crown: Crown Wins - GFD - 02/08/2008
         No dry run for rescue squads - Gazette - 02/19/2008
         Rescuers Hone Their Ice Rescue Skills - GFD - 02/18/2008
         Old pond comes to the rescue - Gazette - 03/12/2008
         Firehouse receives a breath of fresh air - GFD - 03/21/2008
         Mutual aid called in to battle Northampton Fire - GFD - 04/22/2008
         Careless disposal of a cigarette butt blamed for Noho fire - GFD - 04/24/2008
         Firefighters assist in search for Worthington man - GFD - 05/03/2008
         Worthington Search - Gallery - 05/03/2008
         Department honors Veterans at Memorial Day Service - GFD - 05/26/2008
         Fire Safety Field Day marks 10 years - GFD - 06/03/2008
         Day care visitors tour firehouse - GFD - 06/23/2008
         Car rolls over trying to avoid porcupine - GFD - 07/01/2008
         Chesterfield 4th - GFD - 07/04/2008
         Camp Holy Cross - GFD - 07/13/2008
         East Street Rollover - GFD - 07/18/2008
         Change of Command - GFD - 07/31/2008
         Gil Smith's Retirement party - GFD - 08/17/2008
         Jaws Training - GFD - 08/19/2008
         Cummington Fair - GFD - 08/22/2008
         Fire consumes van - GFD - 09/24/2008
         Slick road causes car crash - GFD - 10/28/2008
         Vehicle rollover leaves driver missing - GFD - 11/07/2008
         The Town's first new fire truck since 1985 arrives - GFD - 11/20/2008
         Thanksgiving fire leaves 4 homeless - GFD - 11/27/2008
         Santa's got a new sleigh - GFD - 11/28/2008
         2008 Stories
         Goshen Fire receives grant - GFD - 01/20/2009
         Bacon's Fire - GFD - 02/21/2009
         Swift River Road Fire - GFD - 02/25/2009
         Coping - Country Journal - 03/12/2009
         Farmedic Training - MCVFA - 2009
         Firefighters attend Fire Academy Impact Drills - GFD - 03/17/2009
         GFD Wetdown - GFD - 04/19/2009
         Open Burning season ends May 1st - GFD - 04/22/2009
         Over 100 people attend 'Wetdown' - GFD - 04/23/2009
         Brother-Sister Duo - Firehouse.com - 05/01/2009
         Another Massachusetts First - DFS - July, 2009
         Williamsburg Smoke House - GFD - 07/14/2009
         Five calls in 48 hours - GFD - 08/22/2009
         Northampton Arson Fires - GFD - 12/27/2009
         2009 Stories
         Fire Claims 171-Year-Old Church - GFD - 01/17/2010
         Electrical Fire Destroys Home - GFD - 02/11/2010
         Goshen Fire Receives Grant - GFD - 02/12/2010
         2010 Stories
         Head-on Collision - GFD - 04/01/2011
         Depot Road Fire - GFD - 04/02/2011
         Fast Action Saves Home - 01/03/2012
         New Burning Permit Process Goes Live - 01/11/12
         Aging Firefighters Sound the Alarm - 01/16/2012
      Calendar of Events
      Permits & Fees
         What activities most often require a permit in Goshen?
         Open Air Fires
         Can I have a campfire in my backyard?
         Can I have a bonfire?
         Smoke Detector Inspection (26F)
         Smoke Detector and CO (Carbon Monoxide) Detector Inspection (26F 1/2)
         Oil Burner or New Tank Inspection
         Tank Removal Inspection
         Fire Protection System Permit (Sprinkler or Alarm System)
      Fire Prevention
         Tobacco Danger Taught at New Hingham
         Hot Spot Hazards Taught at New Hingham
         Images As Seen Through a Thermal Imager
         Fire Safety Field Day - Summer '07
      Fire Science Academy
         Top Ten
         FSA - Tuesday - March 27, 2007 (Labrie)
         FSA - Tuesday - March 27, 2007 (Vasquez)
         FSA - Wednesday - March 28, 2007 (Labrie)
         FSA - Wednesday - March 28, 2007 (Rivers)
         FSA - Wednesday - March 28, 2007 (Vasquez)
         FSA - Thursday - March 29, 2007 (Labrie)
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         Goshen ice goes out - Gazette - 04/14/2005
         Goshen preps for anniversary year - January 5, 2006
         People wagering for when pond to melt - March 4. 2006
         Plop of concrete signals Spring on Goshen pond - April 15, 2006
         Ice age endures - Gazette - 03/21/2007
         Raffle prize will go with the floe - Gazette - 03/23/2007
         Nature Nearly Fooled Every Contestant - Gazette - 04/26/2007
         Clock Ticking - Gazette - 01/31/2008
         Gamblers can still get in - Gazette - 03/24/2008
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