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Five West Virginia volunteer fire departments are getting more than $322,000 from the federal government to buy equipment.

U.S. Sens. Robert C. Byrd and Jay Rockefeller announced the grants Wednesday.

Three stations in the northern and central part of the state received just under $200,000 in funding.

In our area, Bluestone Valley Volunteer Fire Department in Spanishburg is receiving $20,425.

Logan County Volunteer Fire Department is getting almost $103,000.

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