The City of Vernon has added four new full-time firefighters, one is former Vernon Vipers forward-captain David Robinson.
Robinson played four games as an "AP" with the Vipers during the 2006-07 season before joining the WHL Chilliwack Bruins. Robinson spent three seasons with the Bruins before returning to Vernon in January joining the Vipers during the 2009-10 season. Robinson would finish his final year of Junior hockey as captain of his hometown Vipers during the 2010-11 season. Robinson returned to Vernon after playing hockey with the University of Calgary, spent two seasons with the Vipers (2012-2014) as an Assistant Coach.
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This was in Wednesday's Morning Star Newspaper:
Vernon Fire Rescue Services adds four members
Hirings mark significant milestone in the implementation of the eight-year strategic plan
Morning Star Staff
Dec. 5, 2018
The City of Vernon has added four new full-time firefighters.
Joining Vernon Fire Rescue Services (VFRS) team are Ashton Sykes, Bryan Carter, Shawn Calder and Dave Robinson.
“These talented individuals bring a wide variety of experience and skills to VFRS and are a great addition to our team,” said Fire Chief David Lind.