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Appleton firefighters' Octoberfest chili has kids covered

4:52 PM, Oct. 7, 2013
Octoberfest 2013 takes place along College Ave. in Appleton on Sept. 28.
Octoberfest 2013 takes place along College Ave. in Appleton on Sept. 28.
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Appleton's firefighters enjoy warming residents from their annual Octoberfest chili booth.

That warmth, however, wasn't their top motivator while filling bowls for a hungry crowd 10 days back.

Firefighters this year took on a new charity. They hope to raise $15,000 to benefit Appleton youth as part of the Operation Warm program. Firefighters across the country have taken on the project, and in Appleton, there's a goal of providing 450 new, American-made coats to needy children. They're focusing efforts on students at Lincoln and Columbus elementary schools. ...

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