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New city firefighters sworn in

Photos by Ben Mikesell | The Journal Gazette
Lindsey Hess pins a badge to husband Michael’s firefighter uniform while his sons Isaac, 4, and Leo, 1, watch Friday at the Fort Wayne Fire Department’s academy class graduation ceremony. Twenty-five recruits graduated from the academy, and 22 of them will join the FWFD.
Members of the Fort Wayne Fire Department’s 2014 academy class are sworn in Friday at the Public Safety Academy.