Assistant Havre fire chief retires
Tim Ranes steps down after 26 years
Tim Ranes, assistant Havre fire chief, sat in his office, donning the large flame-retardant pants and matching boots for what is probably the last time on Friday and reflected on his 26-year career.
"It wasn't my chosen profession," Ranes said, explaining he wanted to be a physical education teacher. "But I wouldn't change a thing. The Havre Fire Department are a great bunch of guys. The city's got a great fire department. It's been a great environment to work in. Being able to help the people of Havre has been amazing."
Ranes started with...