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Riner Rescue Squad recognized for outstanding service

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RINER (WSLS) - The Riner Rescue Squad is recognized for outstanding service to the community over the last year.

Monday night, the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors celebrated the presentation of the 2015 Outstanding EMS Agency Award from the Western Virginia EMS Council.

Riner beat out agencies in more than five counties and cities to take home the award.

The Riner Rescue Squad is an all volunteer team made up of 45 members. They answer about 500 calls a year.