Ohio Fire News State Fire Marshal Russell Knepper and Chief Walsh of Columbus, delivered the principal addresses at the fortyseventh annual convention of Northwestern Ohio Volunteer Firemen’s Association held in Ashland, June 16. The association has members in 107 cities, and is believed to be the largest association of volunteer firemen in the United States. About a thousand fire fighters were gathered and 20,000 spectators. There was to be a parade in uniform and an athletic program. The town of Dover Ohio, this week received its new 60 foot extension ladder truck. This brings the equipment up to the standard for a town of its size.