Yakima Fire Dept. Names Firefighter of the Year

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The Yakima Fire Department names its firefighter of the year for 2012.

Lieutenant Gary Gefre was awarded the Firefighter of the Year award earlier this week in recognition of his "hard work, dedication, and countless contributions to the fire service and community."

It is the department's highest award, Gefre is the 18th recipient of it.