Firefighter training heats up at Flint Hills Pine Bend Refinery

Women from various fire departments from the metro area, including Apple Valley, participated in fire fighting training at Flint Hills Resources Pine Bind Refinery fire training grounds in Rosemount on October 27.  The North Star Women’s Firefighter Association in Eden Prairie aims to build interest in firefighting among young women and girls around the state. Members of the Flint Hills Resources Pine Bend Refinery Fire Department assisted in the training.  Photos by Rick Orndorf