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PRECorp Foundation donates truck to Oshoto VFD

Local fire departments may apply for future vehicle retirements from PRECorp

The Oshoto Volunteer Fire Department (VFD) in northern Crook County is the first – of what could be multiple local volunteer fire departments – to receive a retired field truck from its electric cooperative Powder River Energy Foundation Corporation (PRECorp Foundation).

Through the efforts of the PRECorp Board of Directors and the PRECorp Foundation Board of Directors, a program is being designed to assist rural volunteer fire departments obtain vehicles that have been rotated out of PRECorp's active motor fleet.

"As PRECorp retires trucks and other used equipment no longer suitable for activ...