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The bell tolls for deceased Grass Valley fire chief

The Grass Valley Fire Department honored past Fire Chief Paul Preston at 2 p.m. Friday at the Race Street Firehouse. Preston passed away April 23. He served as chief in 1967 and was 85 at the time of his death. Keeping with tradition, firefighters rang the bell 85 times.