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Firefighters celebrate Thanksgiving at the station with family | Local [Video]

CHICO, Calif. – This Thanksgiving, many people are taking the day off to celebrate the gathering of family and friends. However, for first responders it can seem like another day on the job serving and protecting the community.

Despite working this holiday, Action News Now spoke with local firefighters on how their celebrating Thanksgiving while being on the clock. 

“We usually try to have some type of nice dinner and people’s friends and family come throughout the day,” said Mike Watner, the Chief Battalion at Chico Fire Dept. Station 1. “We handle business just like everyday, just because it’s a holiday, we still have calls that we still have to go provide service for.”

Jacob Saduddin had his entire family come over Thursday morning celebrating Thanksgiving in Station 1. His father, Tarek Saduddin thinks it’s memorable to have Thanksgiving in a fire station. 

“We’re excited, we’ve never done it before. It’s …

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