Boback plans seminar for fire and medical emergency service organizations


LEHMAN TWP. — State Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) invites local volunteer fire and emergency medical service organizations to participate in an seminary from 6 to 8 pm. Wednesday, Oct. 3 at the Back Mountain Regional EMS Building, 3539 State Route 118.

Boback is holding the seminar in response to numerous questions she and her staff have fielded on grant writing, mandated training hours and instances of theft of association funds.

Scheduled to speak at the seminar are Acting State Fire Commissioner Bruce Trego, Pennsylvania EMS Director Dylan Ferguson, Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Research Committee Analyst Sean Harris and Dr. Fred Croop, professor of business and accounting at Misericordia University.

Anyone interested in attending the event needs to register by Friday, Sept. 28, by calling Boback’s Tunkhannock district office at 570-836-4777, or visiting her website,