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Volunteer Firefighters And Other Emergency Service Volunteers Won’t Be Counted As Full Time Under Federal Health Care Regulations

| January 14, 2014

The risk of potentially laying off career firefighters and cutting hours to many others has been avoided now that The U.S Department of Treasury says fire departments won’t have to provide heath coverage to volunteer firefighters under the federal health care law. “As a fire chief it’s a really big relief…” That’s what Presque Isle […]

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Health Care Reform: What it Means for Businesses

| March 14, 2013

It’s something that affects all of us – the Affordable Care Act.¬†Thursday representatives from local businesses were able to learn a little bit more about it. Many attended an education session to find out why health care is changing and what the implications are for them as employers going forward. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli […]

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