The Campbell County Joint Powers Fire Board has selected Jeff Bender of Charlo, Montana, as the county’s next fire chief.

The Fire Board made the decision final at its regular meeting Wednesday night in a 6-0 vote.

(1) comment

jill

Good grief why are we paying him money to relocate? Surely the $115,000/year salary will cover moving expenses; apparently CC has money to burn....

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.